The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 6 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.50% 4.63% 7.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 4.64% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 13
Median daily rate £425 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.10%

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
228 280 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 95.00% 99.64% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 144 185
Median daily rate £363 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 44 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 2 £400 +10.34% 2
Taunton -3 1 £500 -
Clevedon - 1 £325 -
Glastonbury - 1 £500 - 1
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Gantt Chart
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) PMP
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C#

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Gantt Chart
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
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