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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 20 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.10% 7.25% 11.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 7.69% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 41
Median daily rate £413 £394 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -28.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -21.87%

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
236 247 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.55% 94.27% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 172 243
Median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £158 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.50 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.25 £22.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 10 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) MS Project Server
5 2 (7.69%) Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) PMP
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) MS Project
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) SLA
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) ABAP
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.85%) CRM

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 (7.69%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) German Language
4 1 (3.85%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
1 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) OpenUP
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Security
6 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) ABAP
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.85%) SAP