The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 13 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 31 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.81% 9.97% 9.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.37% 10.51% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £398 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -13.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £320 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
331 295 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.03% 94.86% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 170 114
Average daily rate £350 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 48 66
Average hourly rate £27.63 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.32% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £24.10 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Project Manager
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Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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 24 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 23 (41.82%) Project Management
3 21 (38.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (29.09%) PRINCE2
5 10 (18.18%) Retail
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) Degree
7 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (7.27%) PRINCE
8 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
8 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.27%) SAP
8 4 (7.27%) MS Project
8 4 (7.27%) CRM
8 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
8 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
8 4 (7.27%) Revenue Management
9 3 (5.45%) Guidewire
9 3 (5.45%) Banking
9 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.45%) Matrix Management
9 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Windows
9 3 (5.45%) Linux
9 3 (5.45%) SQL
9 3 (5.45%) ITIL
9 3 (5.45%) PMI
9 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
10 2 (3.64%) Veritas

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.27%) MS Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless
2 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.82%) MS Access
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) PMI
2 2 (3.64%) EPoS
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) AIX
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Project Management
2 21 (38.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (29.09%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.73%) Migration
5 4 (7.27%) PRINCE
5 4 (7.27%) CRM
5 4 (7.27%) Revenue Management
6 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.45%) Matrix Management
6 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.64%) Data Management
7 2 (3.64%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.64%) Wealth Management
7 2 (3.64%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (3.64%) Data Governance
8 1 (1.82%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) CISA
6 1 (1.82%) CISM
6 1 (1.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Snort
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.27%) SAP
2 3 (5.45%) Guidewire
3 2 (3.64%) Veritas
3 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) Sourcefire
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