The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / South West
Rank 18 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 209 228 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.07% 7.89% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 9.61% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 154 160
Median daily rate £380 £391 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £496 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.47
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2074 2373 2312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.08% 82.11% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1664 1550
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 120 104
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Project Management
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 Project Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Wiltshire +15 92 £345 +0.36% 21
Bristol -9 52 £400 -1.23% 32
Gloucestershire -8 28 £288 -34.28% 8
Devon +8 11 £375 +1.69% 6
Somerset -3 8 £481 +6.94% 11
Dorset -10 6 £463 +15.62% 6
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 159 (38.97%) Finance
2 144 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 129 (31.62%) Security Cleared
4 102 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (20.59%) SC Cleared
6 60 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (13.24%) Risk Management
8 46 (11.27%) Telecoms
9 45 (11.03%) Programme Management
9 45 (11.03%) MS Project
10 44 (10.78%) DV Cleared
11 42 (10.29%) Microsoft
11 42 (10.29%) Migration
12 41 (10.05%) Management Information System
13 37 (9.07%) Change Control
14 36 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (8.82%) C
14 36 (8.82%) ITIL
15 35 (8.58%) MS Office
15 35 (8.58%) Degree
15 35 (8.58%) Document Management
16 33 (8.09%) QA
16 33 (8.09%) SQL
16 33 (8.09%) MS Excel
17 32 (7.84%) Scrum
18 30 (7.35%) Change Management
18 30 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (7.11%) Marketing
20 28 (6.86%) Project Planning
20 28 (6.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Management
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 24 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.43%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (0.98%) MS Project Server
4 3 (0.74%) CMS
4 3 (0.74%) SAS
4 3 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.25%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.25%) Apache
6 1 (0.25%) Confluence
6 1 (0.25%) Documentum
6 1 (0.25%) IIS
6 1 (0.25%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) Liferay
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 45 (11.03%) MS Project
2 35 (8.58%) MS Office
3 33 (8.09%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.98%) Windchill
8 3 (0.74%) Lectora
9 1 (0.25%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.25%) Snagit
9 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (3.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (2.70%) Primavera
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.49%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.49%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.49%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.49%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.41%) Office 365
2 7 (1.72%) SaaS
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.19%) VoIP
2 8 (1.96%) Firewall
3 6 (1.47%) SAN
4 4 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (0.98%) MPLS
5 3 (0.74%) BGP
5 3 (0.74%) DHCP
5 3 (0.74%) DNS
5 3 (0.74%) Internet
5 3 (0.74%) Intranet
5 3 (0.74%) OSPF
5 3 (0.74%) Skype
5 3 (0.74%) VPN
6 2 (0.49%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.49%) FabricPath
6 2 (0.49%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.94%) OLAP
3 11 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.47%) NonStop SQL
6 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.23%) Big Data
8 4 (0.98%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (2.21%) JIRA
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.49%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Bower
4 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.25%) Grunt
4 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) JUnit
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.25%) TestNG
4 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 159 (38.97%) Finance
2 46 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.11%) Marketing
4 21 (5.15%) Banking
4 21 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.68%) Electronics
6 11 (2.70%) Retail
7 7 (1.72%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.47%) Back Office
9 5 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.98%) Legal
10 4 (0.98%) Military
11 2 (0.49%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (34.07%) Project Manager
2 65 (15.93%) Analyst
3 45 (11.03%) Coordinator
3 45 (11.03%) Project Coordinator
4 40 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 23 (5.64%) Project Officer
6 19 (4.66%) IT Manager
7 17 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
8 16 (3.92%) Project Support Officer
8 16 (3.92%) Support Officer
9 13 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 12 (2.94%) Senior Manager
10 12 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
11 11 (2.70%) Project Planner
12 10 (2.45%) Consultant
12 10 (2.45%) Project Analyst
13 9 (2.21%) Administrator
14 8 (1.96%) PMO Analyst
15 7 (1.72%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.72%) .NET
2 5 (1.23%) Velocity
3 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.74%) HTML
4 3 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.49%) CSS
5 2 (0.49%) Doctrine
5 2 (0.49%) JFC
5 2 (0.49%) REST
5 2 (0.49%) SOAP
5 2 (0.49%) Symfony
5 2 (0.49%) Web Services
5 2 (0.49%) XML
6 1 (0.25%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.25%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.25%) JSON
6 1 (0.25%) Modernizr
6 1 (0.25%) RESTEasy
6 1 (0.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.05%) Management Information System
2 30 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 7 (1.72%) Statistics
5 6 (1.47%) CESG
5 6 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.47%) User Experience
6 5 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.23%) NHS
7 4 (0.98%) Replication
8 3 (0.74%) Biology
8 3 (0.74%) Chemistry
8 3 (0.74%) Copywriting
8 3 (0.74%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.74%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.74%) Freedom of Information Act
8 3 (0.74%) RIA
8 3 (0.74%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.96%) Unix
1 8 (1.96%) Windows
2 5 (1.23%) Solaris
3 4 (0.98%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.74%) Linux
5 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (35.29%) PRINCE2
2 102 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (13.24%) Risk Management
5 45 (11.03%) Programme Management
6 42 (10.29%) Migration
7 37 (9.07%) Change Control
8 36 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (8.82%) ITIL
9 35 (8.58%) Document Management
10 32 (7.84%) Scrum
11 30 (7.35%) Change Management
12 28 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (6.86%) Project Planning
13 26 (6.37%) Requirements Management
14 22 (5.39%) Business Analysis
15 21 (5.15%) Information Assurance
15 21 (5.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 20 (4.90%) Validation
17 17 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.82%) C
2 33 (8.09%) SQL
3 9 (2.21%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.72%) C#
5 6 (1.47%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.23%) VBScript
7 3 (0.74%) Java
7 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.49%) PHP
8 2 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) COBOL
9 1 (0.25%) Perl
9 1 (0.25%) Python
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (31.62%) Security Cleared
2 84 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 44 (10.78%) DV Cleared
4 35 (8.58%) Degree
5 28 (6.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (4.17%) APMP
6 17 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (3.19%) ISEB
8 11 (2.70%) PMP
9 6 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.47%) CISSP
9 6 (1.47%) CLAS
9 6 (1.47%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.98%) MCSE
10 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.74%) HNC
11 3 (0.74%) HND
12 2 (0.49%) MCSA
12 2 (0.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.09%) QA
2 11 (2.70%) JSP 440
3 9 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.98%) GxP
5 3 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.49%) P3O
6 2 (0.49%) SLA
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) Ansible
1 6 (1.47%) Puppet
2 3 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (0.74%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.25%) QRadar
3 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 42 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.62%) SAP
3 20 (4.90%) Oracle
4 15 (3.68%) VMware
5 13 (3.19%) Cisco
6 7 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.47%) IBM
8 5 (1.23%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (0.98%) HP
10 3 (0.74%) Epicor
10 3 (0.74%) ESRI
10 3 (0.74%) IFS
10 3 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.74%) NetApp
10 3 (0.74%) Symantec
10 3 (0.74%) Teradata
10 3 (0.74%) Veritas
11 2 (0.49%) CA
11 2 (0.49%) Novell
11 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Rate: £37,037 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Rate £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Rate: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Rate: £235 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £230.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Rate: £220 - £266 per day
Posted: 5 days ago