The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 28 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 21 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.28% 9.36% 9.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 12.06% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 22
Average daily rate
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£463 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £330 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +3.44%
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Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
375 340 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 76.37% 77.63% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 266 181
Average daily rate £450 £430 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £22.69 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.40% -27.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £125.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 11 (23.91%) ITIL
4 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.39%) Marketing
6 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) MS Office
6 7 (15.22%) ERP
7 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 6 (13.04%) Banking
8 5 (10.87%) Coaching
8 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
9 4 (8.70%) Analytics
9 4 (8.70%) Google
9 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
9 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.52%) Adobe
10 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
10 3 (6.52%) Internet
10 3 (6.52%) MS Project
10 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
10 3 (6.52%) Web Analytics
10 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.52%) JIRA
10 3 (6.52%) Scrum
10 3 (6.52%) Validation
10 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.52%) Change Control

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
4 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.52%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
2 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) SMTP
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Billing
5 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Publishing
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Project Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Consultant
3 3 (6.52%) Web Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Digital Producer
4 2 (4.35%) Coordinator
4 2 (4.35%) PMO Lead
4 2 (4.35%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Administrator
5 1 (2.17%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) ERP
3 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) Coaching
5 4 (8.70%) Analytics
6 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.52%) Change Control
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) Web Analytics
6 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.52%) Validation
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Benchmarking
7 2 (4.35%) CRM
7 2 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) PMP
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Google
3 3 (6.52%) Adobe
3 3 (6.52%) Omniture
4 2 (4.35%) McAfee
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) Splunk
4 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) Veeam
5 1 (2.17%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.17%) Websense
5 1 (2.17%) Toshiba
5 1 (2.17%) OpenText
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix