The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
England / South West
Rank 122 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 19 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.73% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.76% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 24
Median daily rate £375 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £272 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £453 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +3.75%

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
2540 2902 3080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.10% 96.16% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1926 1953
Median daily rate £385 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 165 155
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT 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 IT Project Manager across the South West region.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Devon +2 7 £350 -17.64%
Bristol +1 5 £396 -3.64% 3
Wiltshire +6 4 £456 +30.35%
Dorset +6 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire -4 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £375 - 1
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT 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 South West region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (56.67%) PRINCE2
2 16 (53.33%) Project Management
3 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (13.33%) Migration
8 4 (13.33%) Change Management
8 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.00%) APMP
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
10 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Degree
10 2 (6.67%) MS Project Server
10 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.67%) Banking
10 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) MS Project
10 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
10 2 (6.67%) Office 365
10 2 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
10 2 (6.67%) PMO

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (6.67%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.33%) FileNet
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) PRINCE2
2 16 (53.33%) Project Management
3 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.33%) Data Loss Prevention
9 1 (3.33%) Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) APMP
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.33%) BT
2 1 (3.33%) Computacenter
2 1 (3.33%) Epicor
2 1 (3.33%) Lotus
2 1 (3.33%) Pega
2 1 (3.33%) Pegasus
2 1 (3.33%) Sage