The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 25 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 175 266 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.05% 7.95% 8.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 8.32% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 190 178
Median daily rate £411 £403 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 4
Median hourly rate £31.94 £42.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.95% +107.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £42.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £42.00 £34.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-25.59% +41.17%
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
2733 3198 3021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.50% 95.52% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 2032 1934
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 228 173
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 31 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol -5 61 £400 +6.66% 10
Wiltshire -5 41 £423 -0.47% 5
Devon +5 24 £350 - 3
Somerset +11 17 £369 -18.05% 2
Dorset -11 13 £461 +2.50% 2
Gloucestershire -21 11 £500 +16.27% 5
Cornwall +3 1 £300 +30.43%
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 205 (50.00%) Project Management
2 119 (29.02%) PRINCE2
3 116 (28.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 95 (23.17%) Finance
5 88 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (18.29%) Security Cleared
7 50 (12.20%) Migration
8 47 (11.46%) SC Cleared
9 38 (9.27%) Waterfall
10 35 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 32 (7.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 31 (7.56%) MS Excel
12 31 (7.56%) Telecoms
13 29 (7.07%) Banking
14 27 (6.59%) MS Project
15 25 (6.10%) ITIL
15 25 (6.10%) Programme Management
16 24 (5.85%) MS Office
16 24 (5.85%) SAP
16 24 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 23 (5.61%) E-Commerce
17 23 (5.61%) Retail
18 21 (5.12%) Risk Management
19 20 (4.88%) DV Cleared
20 19 (4.63%) ERP
20 19 (4.63%) Data Migration
20 19 (4.63%) Data Centre
21 18 (4.39%) Microsoft
21 18 (4.39%) Scrum
22 17 (4.15%) Oracle

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 10 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.20%) IIS
2 9 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.98%) Confluence
3 4 (0.98%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.73%) CMS
5 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.24%) Drupal
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.59%) MS Project
3 24 (5.85%) MS Office
4 9 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.73%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 3 (0.73%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.73%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.24%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Primavera
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.24%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.17%) Office 365
2 4 (0.98%) IaaS
2 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.98%) SaaS
3 3 (0.73%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.20%) Skype
1 9 (2.20%) Unified Communications
2 8 (1.95%) Firewall
3 7 (1.71%) LAN
3 7 (1.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
4 1 (0.24%) NAS
4 1 (0.24%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.24%) SAN
4 1 (0.24%) Softphone
4 1 (0.24%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.24%) VoIP
4 1 (0.24%) VPN
4 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.95%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.49%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.22%) JIRA
2 3 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 95 (23.17%) Finance
2 31 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.07%) Banking
4 23 (5.61%) Retail
5 9 (2.20%) Marketing
6 5 (1.22%) Back Office
6 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.98%) Billing
7 4 (0.98%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Electronics
8 2 (0.49%) Military
8 2 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.44%) .NET
2 3 (0.73%) HTML
3 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.49%) CSS
3 2 (0.49%) J2EE
3 2 (0.49%) Middleware
4 1 (0.24%) HTML5
4 1 (0.24%) Node.js
4 1 (0.24%) React Native
4 1 (0.24%) SOAP
4 1 (0.24%) Spring
4 1 (0.24%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.63%) Data Centre
2 12 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 7 (1.71%) User Experience
5 6 (1.46%) iPad
5 6 (1.46%) RIA
6 5 (1.22%) PMI
7 4 (0.98%) NHS
8 3 (0.73%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.73%) Handset
8 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.73%) Social Media
9 2 (0.49%) BYOD
9 2 (0.49%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.24%) PKI
10 1 (0.24%) Pricing Data
10 1 (0.24%) SCADA
10 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.24%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.90%) Windows
2 9 (2.20%) Unix
3 1 (0.24%) Android
3 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (50.00%) Project Management
2 119 (29.02%) PRINCE2
3 116 (28.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 88 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (12.20%) Migration
6 38 (9.27%) Waterfall
7 32 (7.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 25 (6.10%) ITIL
8 25 (6.10%) Programme Management
9 23 (5.61%) E-Commerce
10 21 (5.12%) Risk Management
11 19 (4.63%) Data Migration
11 19 (4.63%) ERP
12 18 (4.39%) Scrum
13 17 (4.15%) Project Governance
14 16 (3.90%) Project Planning
15 15 (3.66%) Change Management
15 15 (3.66%) CRM
16 14 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (3.17%) Gantt Chart
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.41%) C
2 13 (3.17%) Java
3 4 (0.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.73%) PHP
5 1 (0.24%) COBOL
5 1 (0.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (18.29%) Security Cleared
2 47 (11.46%) SC Cleared
3 35 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 24 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 20 (4.88%) DV Cleared
6 16 (3.90%) PMP
7 15 (3.66%) Degree
8 13 (3.17%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.71%) APMP
9 7 (1.71%) CISSP
10 4 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.73%) CISM
12 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.24%) APMG
13 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.24%) CCNP
13 1 (0.24%) CISA
13 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.24%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.24%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.71%) QA
3 4 (0.98%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.49%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.24%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.24%) QRadar
2 1 (0.24%) SCCM
2 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (5.85%) SAP
2 18 (4.39%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.15%) Oracle
4 7 (1.71%) Cisco
5 4 (0.98%) Polycom
5 4 (0.98%) ServiceNow
5 4 (0.98%) VMware
6 3 (0.73%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (0.73%) Google
6 3 (0.73%) NEC
6 3 (0.73%) Omniture
6 3 (0.73%) Siemens
7 2 (0.49%) ArcSight
7 2 (0.49%) ATG
7 2 (0.49%) IBM
7 2 (0.49%) Remedy
7 2 (0.49%) Teradata
8 1 (0.24%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.24%) Facebook
8 1 (0.24%) Guidewire
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