The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Swindon 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 23 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.97% 12.14% 8.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.65% 15.18% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 26
Average daily rate £375 £423 £464
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% -8.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £394 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £616
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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
353 224 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.10% 80.00% 68.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 184 187
Average daily rate £410 £423 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Project Management
Wiltshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.02%) MS Project
3 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Degree
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
5 6 (12.77%) MS Office
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
6 5 (10.64%) PMP
6 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification
7 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.38%) WebTrends
8 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
8 3 (6.38%) SEO
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Social Media
8 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (6.38%) Omniture
8 3 (6.38%) Google
8 3 (6.38%) Pay per click
8 3 (6.38%) Marketing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Project
2 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) WebTrends
1 3 (6.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Senior Manager
3 6 (12.77%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Producer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Lead Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Junior
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Communications Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Social Media
1 3 (6.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) PRINCE2
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
3 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
4 3 (6.38%) SEO
4 3 (6.38%) Workflow
4 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.38%) Analytics
4 3 (6.38%) Pay per click
5 2 (4.26%) Release Management
5 2 (4.26%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (4.26%) Practice Management
5 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PMP
2 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) HNC
4 1 (2.13%) HND
4 1 (2.13%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Omniture
2 3 (6.38%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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