The table below looks at the statistics for the Digital Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Digital Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Project Manager
Rank 125 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 19 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.081% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.087% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £400 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £397 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2943 2287 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.00% 92.29% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1907 1410 1395
Average daily rate £381 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 167 200
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Digital Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Digital Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Digital Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Digital Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Digital Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Digital Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Digital Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 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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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
Wiltshire +2 14 £550 +37.50%
Gloucestershire - 3 £293 -
Bristol -6 2 £300 - 1
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
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Digital Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in their job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Project Management
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 10 (45.45%) MS Project
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) User Experience
4 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Banking
6 5 (22.73%) Marketing
7 4 (18.18%) Advertising
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
8 3 (13.64%) Social Media
8 3 (13.64%) Extranet
8 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
9 2 (9.09%) Games
9 2 (9.09%) Internet
9 2 (9.09%) DTV
9 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 2 (9.09%) Electronics
9 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.09%) SAP
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) B2C

Digital Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Extranet
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) Advertising
5 2 (9.09%) Games
5 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (9.09%) Electronics
5 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) Social Media
4 2 (9.09%) DTV
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Project Management
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) B2C
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft