The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 19 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs citing Project Management 26 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.58% 9.43% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.35% 13.69% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 1
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£335 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.24 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -13.99%
Project Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
229 168 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 75.58% 68.85% 68.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 120 76
Average daily rate £413 £380 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £445 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 1
Average hourly rate £41.50 £12.31 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.12% -62.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Somerset region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Somerset region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +13 11 £325 +30.00% 2
Street - 3 £425 - 2
Yeovil - - - -
Cheddar - - - - 1
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 22 (44.90%) PRINCE2
2 11 (22.45%) Migration
3 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.41%) SAP
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
5 8 (16.33%) PRINCE
6 7 (14.29%) Data Mapping
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 6 (12.24%) Finance
7 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
8 5 (10.20%) Windows
8 5 (10.20%) Web Services
8 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.16%) Critical Path Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Scrum
9 4 (8.16%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) SQL
9 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.16%) Internet
9 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.12%) Quality Management
10 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.12%) ETL
10 3 (6.12%) HP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.08%) SAP CO
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Business One
1 2 (4.08%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (4.08%) LDAP
2 2 (4.08%) VoIP
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) FTP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Ant
1 2 (4.08%) JUnit
1 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Data Architect
3 4 (8.16%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Lead Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Trainer
5 2 (4.08%) Head of Development
5 2 (4.08%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Project Management Officer
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.08%) WinForms
2 2 (4.08%) Spring
2 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.08%) Java EE
2 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
2 2 (4.08%) WCF
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.12%) FMCG
3 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) Social Media
4 2 (4.08%) Streaming Video
4 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X Server
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) PRINCE2
2 11 (22.45%) Migration
3 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.33%) PRINCE
4 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.16%) Critical Path Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.12%) ETL
9 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.12%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.12%) Workflow
9 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.12%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (4.08%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) SAP
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) Apple
4 2 (4.08%) NEC
4 2 (4.08%) Mitel
4 2 (4.08%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.08%) ProCurve
4 2 (4.08%) Infor
4 2 (4.08%) Kerio
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle