The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 24 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.65% 4.15% 6.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.02% 4.35% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £288 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £208 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 184 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.74% 95.34% 97.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 95 80
Average daily rate £325 £301 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £23.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -47.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.53 £9.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £23.75 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Manager
South West

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Taunton -17 8 £425 - 1
Bath -6 1 £500 +81.81% 3
Street - - - -
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 32 (50.79%) Project Management
2 31 (49.21%) PRINCE2
3 25 (39.68%) SAP
4 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 17 (26.98%) SC Cleared
5 17 (26.98%) Change Control
5 17 (26.98%) Business Transformation
5 17 (26.98%) Scrum
6 14 (22.22%) Finance
7 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (20.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (19.05%) ERP
9 11 (17.46%) GIS
10 10 (15.87%) Asset Management
11 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (14.29%) PRINCE
12 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
12 8 (12.70%) Oracle
13 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 6 (9.52%) Web Services
14 6 (9.52%) Workflow
14 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (9.52%) Retail
14 6 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
14 6 (9.52%) Information Assurance
15 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
15 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
15 5 (7.94%) Capacity Management
15 5 (7.94%) SAP Implementation

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Project
2 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.59%) Summit
3 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) GIS
2 5 (7.94%) CMDB
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) AS400
4 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
1 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Project Management
2 31 (49.21%) PRINCE2
3 17 (26.98%) Scrum
3 17 (26.98%) Change Control
3 17 (26.98%) Business Transformation
4 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (19.05%) ERP
6 10 (15.87%) Asset Management
7 9 (14.29%) PRINCE
8 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
9 6 (9.52%) Workflow
9 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.52%) Information Assurance
10 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.94%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (7.94%) Capacity Management
10 5 (7.94%) Operations Management
10 5 (7.94%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (7.94%) Change Management
11 4 (6.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) PHP
2 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.98%) SC Cleared
3 13 (20.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) SAP
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago