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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 34 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.60% 8.00% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.81% 8.33% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 6
Average daily rate
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£378 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £499 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
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
367 408 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.83% 96.00% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 285 80
Average daily rate £373 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 25
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £33.34 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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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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 +12 15 £396 -0.93% 1
Cheddar - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 20 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 19 (52.78%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE
6 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.89%) Critical Path Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) Finance
9 3 (8.33%) Internet
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
9 3 (8.33%) SAP
9 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.33%) Billing
9 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
9 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
9 3 (8.33%) Social Media
10 2 (5.56%) SAP CO
10 2 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (5.56%) Office 365
10 2 (5.56%) ERP
10 2 (5.56%) Windows
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (5.56%) NHS
10 2 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
10 2 (5.56%) Workflow

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (5.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Social Media
4 2 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 19 (52.78%) Project Management
3 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE
6 5 (13.89%) Critical Path Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) Migration
8 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (5.56%) ERP
9 2 (5.56%) Workflow
10 1 (2.78%) Validation
10 1 (2.78%) Change Management
10 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) SAP
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