The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 135 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.093% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.099% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2727 2029 2813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.14% 94.02% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1792 1259 1677
Average daily rate £363 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 134 185
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Software Project Manager
England

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software 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 Software Project Manager across the South West region.

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Software 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 Software Project Manager across the South West region.

Software Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Software 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 Software Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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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 - 2 £363 -
Bristol - - - -
Software Project Manager
England

Software Project Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Practice Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (25.00%) LexisNexis
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Practice Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) LexisNexis
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