The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 22 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 19 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.96% 6.25% 14.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 9.44% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 24
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £293 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +23.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
270 180 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 70.50% 66.18% 64.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 122 95
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £555 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 17
Average hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £23.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £40.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Project Management
Hampshire

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) MS Project
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Time Management
6 4 (11.43%) Budget Control
6 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
7 3 (8.57%) Retail
7 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Network Security
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.57%) QA
7 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Degree
8 2 (5.71%) Banking
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Windows
8 2 (5.71%) SQL
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Project
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) MS Office
4 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP APO
1 1 (2.86%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Programme Manager
5 3 (8.57%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.86%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Data Manager
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
2 1 (2.86%) FMCG
2 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 5 (14.29%) Time Management
3 4 (11.43%) Budget Control
3 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Avaya
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Remedy
3 1 (2.86%) Primavera
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Netezza
3 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
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