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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 137 94 123
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +29
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 9 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.57% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
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£413 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.80% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.78 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +32.40%
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
3021 2089 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.30% 92.89% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1948 1285 1730
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 166 235
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
Bristol -17 4 £494 - 4
Devon -13 2 £400 +23.07%
Wiltshire -13 2 £463 -
Somerset - 1 £325 -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Cornwall - - - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (81.82%) Project Management
2 24 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
6 6 (18.18%) Maximo
6 6 (18.18%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Finance
7 5 (15.15%) Change Control
8 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.12%) MS Office
8 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
9 3 (9.09%) PMP
9 3 (9.09%) NHS
9 3 (9.09%) SAP
9 3 (9.09%) MS Project
9 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 2 (6.06%) Banking
10 2 (6.06%) Retail
10 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.06%) Scrum
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle
10 2 (6.06%) Java
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (6.06%) PMI
10 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.03%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) NHS
2 2 (6.06%) PMI
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Informatics
3 1 (3.03%) Health Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Project Management
2 24 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.06%) Business Transformation
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.03%) Business Development
9 1 (3.03%) Release Management
9 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (9.09%) PMP
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.06%) APMP
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Cerner
4 1 (3.03%) BT
4 1 (3.03%) LexisNexis
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Pertemps ERP
Rate: £500 - £700 a day depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago