The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.92% 0.84% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 0.90% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
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£375 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.15 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +17.74%
Project Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 223 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.75% 93.70% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 145 91
Average daily rate £330 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 12
Average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £15.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.84 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 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 - 3 £300 - 2
Clevedon - - - -
Taunton - - - - 2
Yeovil - - - -
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 21 (67.74%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
3 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) Change Control
5 6 (19.35%) Requirements Management
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE
7 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
7 4 (12.90%) InfoPath
8 3 (9.68%) Billing
8 3 (9.68%) NHS
8 3 (9.68%) MS Office
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.45%) Workflow
9 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.23%) Logistics
10 1 (3.23%) Critical Path Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (3.23%) MOS

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) InfoPath
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 6 (19.35%) Change Control
3 6 (19.35%) Requirements Management
4 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
4 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.23%) Logistics
7 1 (3.23%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
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