The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 123 119 110
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 21 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.93% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.97% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 14
Average daily rate £416 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
IT Project Manager
England

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
2846 3089 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.81% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1957 1481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 174 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 12 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire 0 7 £390 +7.58%
Bristol -5 4 £411 -8.61% 4
Devon - 4 £425 -
Gloucestershire +5 2 £413 +10.00% 4
Dorset +4 2 £463 +27.58%
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 27 (55.10%) Project Management
2 22 (44.90%) PRINCE2
3 18 (36.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (24.49%) Finance
5 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 5 (10.20%) MS Project
8 5 (10.20%) WAN
9 4 (8.16%) Change Control
9 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
10 3 (6.12%) Project Governance
10 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (6.12%) BYOD
10 3 (6.12%) PMP
10 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
10 3 (6.12%) MS Office
10 3 (6.12%) BCP
10 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.08%) Banking
11 2 (4.08%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (4.08%) Ethical Hacking
11 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
11 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
11 2 (4.08%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Project
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) Radio Access Network
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Local Government
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) BYOD
2 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) iPad
3 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Project Management
2 22 (44.90%) PRINCE2
3 18 (36.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) Change Control
7 3 (6.12%) BCP
7 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.12%) Project Governance
7 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.12%) PMP
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) IBM
2 1 (2.04%) InterSystems
2 1 (2.04%) LexisNexis
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