The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 13 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 275 148 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.42% 6.27% 8.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.96% 6.85% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 120 158
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£413 £388 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.25 - £19.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £39.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +22.46%
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
3070 2161 2484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.97% 91.61% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 1348 1407
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 184 197
Average hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.51% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.43 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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 Project Manager across the South West region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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 Project Manager across the South West region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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 Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -1 90 £400 +2.76% 7
Wiltshire +14 76 £453 +13.12% 12
Gloucestershire +11 35 £375 +56.25% 3
Devon +7 23 £463 +60.86% 3
Dorset 0 16 £406 +16.07% 8
Somerset -1 10 £300 -20.00% 3
Cornwall - 2 £420 - 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 265 (49.81%) Project Management
2 196 (36.84%) Finance
3 194 (36.47%) PRINCE2
4 115 (21.62%) Security Cleared
5 103 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (15.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 74 (13.91%) SC Cleared
8 63 (11.84%) MS Project
9 49 (9.21%) Microsoft
10 47 (8.83%) Banking
11 43 (8.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 41 (7.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 40 (7.52%) Migration
14 39 (7.33%) PRINCE
15 35 (6.58%) Change Management
15 35 (6.58%) Programme Management
16 32 (6.02%) Retail
16 32 (6.02%) Waterfall
16 32 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (5.45%) Risk Management
17 29 (5.45%) MS Excel
18 28 (5.26%) ITIL
18 28 (5.26%) Scrum
19 24 (4.51%) SharePoint
19 24 (4.51%) E-Commerce
20 23 (4.32%) DV Cleared
21 22 (4.14%) PMI Certification
22 21 (3.95%) Telecoms
22 21 (3.95%) Business Analysis
23 20 (3.76%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.56%) CMS
3 3 (0.56%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.56%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Lync
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 63 (11.84%) MS Project
2 29 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 19 (3.57%) MS Office
4 14 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Summit
2 7 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.75%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Agresso
5 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.69%) Office 365
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.50%) Internet
2 5 (0.94%) Extranet
3 4 (0.75%) VoIP
3 4 (0.75%) WAN
4 3 (0.56%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) IMAP
5 2 (0.38%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.19%) ATM
6 1 (0.19%) SAN
6 1 (0.19%) DMZ
6 1 (0.19%) 3G
6 1 (0.19%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.75%) Big Data
3 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.19%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.19%) QlikView
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Maven
1 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 196 (36.84%) Finance
2 47 (8.83%) Banking
3 32 (6.02%) Retail
4 21 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.76%) Legal
6 14 (2.63%) Retail Banking
6 14 (2.63%) Marketing
7 11 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.94%) Back Office
8 5 (0.94%) Military
8 5 (0.94%) Law
9 4 (0.75%) Local Government
9 4 (0.75%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.56%) Advertising
10 3 (0.56%) Publishing
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.94%) .NET
2 3 (0.56%) RESTful
3 2 (0.38%) XML
4 1 (0.19%) Middleware
4 1 (0.19%) JSON
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.19%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.76%) NHS
3 17 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.63%) User Experience
5 12 (2.26%) Open Source
6 9 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.50%) PMI
7 8 (1.50%) Economics
8 5 (0.94%) Wiki
9 4 (0.75%) Web 2.0
9 4 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.56%) GIS
10 3 (0.56%) Robotics
11 2 (0.38%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.38%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Informatics
11 2 (0.38%) DTV
11 2 (0.38%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.38%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.76%) Windows
2 13 (2.44%) Linux
3 7 (1.32%) UNIX
4 5 (0.94%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.56%) CentOS
5 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (49.81%) Project Management
2 194 (36.47%) PRINCE2
3 103 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (15.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (7.52%) Migration
6 39 (7.33%) PRINCE
7 35 (6.58%) Change Management
7 35 (6.58%) Programme Management
8 32 (6.02%) Waterfall
9 29 (5.45%) Risk Management
10 28 (5.26%) Scrum
10 28 (5.26%) ITIL
11 24 (4.51%) E-Commerce
12 21 (3.95%) Business Analysis
13 20 (3.76%) Project Planning
14 19 (3.57%) Change Control
15 17 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (3.01%) Service Management
16 16 (3.01%) Supplier Management
17 15 (2.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.50%) C
2 4 (0.75%) Java
2 4 (0.75%) Ruby
3 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
3 3 (0.56%) Python
4 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 115 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 74 (13.91%) SC Cleared
3 43 (8.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 41 (7.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 23 (4.32%) DV Cleared
6 22 (4.14%) PMI Certification
7 17 (3.20%) Degree
8 16 (3.01%) PMP
9 9 (1.69%) APMP
10 5 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.56%) ISEB
11 3 (0.56%) MAPM
12 2 (0.38%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.38%) APMG
13 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.19%) ACCA
13 1 (0.19%) CIMA
13 1 (0.19%) MBA
13 1 (0.19%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.82%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.07%) Solvency II
3 8 (1.50%) QA
3 8 (1.50%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) FATCA
5 2 (0.38%) COREP
5 2 (0.38%) FINREP
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) vCloud
3 2 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.19%) vSphere
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.56%) Puppet
1 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.19%) Netcool
2 1 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.57%) SAP
3 16 (3.01%) Oracle
4 7 (1.32%) Citrix
5 6 (1.13%) VMware
6 5 (0.94%) HP
7 4 (0.75%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.56%) EMC
8 3 (0.56%) Primavera
9 2 (0.38%) Trapeze
9 2 (0.38%) InterSystems
9 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco
10 1 (0.19%) Juniper
10 1 (0.19%) Informatica
10 1 (0.19%) Lotus
10 1 (0.19%) Apple
10 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.19%) Amdocs
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