The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 17 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 16 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.81% 7.00% 10.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.11% 7.12% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 27
Median daily rate £425 £353 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.56% -19.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £328 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £497 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
Project Manager
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
225 337 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 95.74% 98.25% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 241 224
Median daily rate £363 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £253 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.35 £23.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.45% -48.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £40.00 £65.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Southampton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 24 (64.86%) Project Management
2 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2
3 11 (29.73%) Finance
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
6 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.51%) MS Project
8 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
9 4 (10.81%) Project Governance
9 4 (10.81%) Retail
10 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
10 3 (8.11%) ITIL
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
10 3 (8.11%) ERP
11 2 (5.41%) Line Management
11 2 (5.41%) Contingency Planning
11 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (5.41%) Dependency Management
11 2 (5.41%) Records Management
11 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
11 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
11 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
11 2 (5.41%) Linux
11 2 (5.41%) MS Office
11 2 (5.41%) Epicor
11 2 (5.41%) Intranet

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) MPLS
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) EDRMS
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Local Government
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Project Management
2 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.81%) Project Governance
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) ERP
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.41%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.41%) Line Management
8 2 (5.41%) Records Management
8 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.70%) Matrix Management
9 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) AAT
4 1 (2.70%) ACCA
4 1 (2.70%) CIMA
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Epicor
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
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