The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 21 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 27 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.05% 6.35% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 6.62% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 13
Average daily rate £373 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £360 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £535 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +5.57%
Project Manager
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
353 408 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.17% 96.00% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 293 209
Average daily rate £375 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% -33.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 23 (40.35%) Project Management
2 21 (36.84%) Finance
3 19 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 14 (24.56%) ITIL
4 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
4 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
5 11 (19.30%) MS Project
6 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.54%) ITIL V3
7 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.53%) sed
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
8 6 (10.53%) AWK
8 6 (10.53%) NFS
8 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.53%) PMI Certification
8 6 (10.53%) SAP
8 6 (10.53%) Perl
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle
8 6 (10.53%) Linux
8 6 (10.53%) Python
8 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 6 (10.53%) Samba
8 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.77%) NetApp
9 5 (8.77%) PMP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Project
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) German Language
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) PMI
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
1 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Project Management
2 19 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 14 (24.56%) ITIL
4 10 (17.54%) ITIL V3
5 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.02%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.26%) BCP
9 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (5.26%) Change Control
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) SDLC
10 2 (3.51%) CMMI
10 2 (3.51%) ITSM
10 2 (3.51%) PDM
10 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) AWK
1 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
1 6 (10.53%) Perl
1 6 (10.53%) Python
1 6 (10.53%) sed
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.77%) PMP
4 3 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.75%) CAPM
6 1 (1.75%) CCIE
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) FATCA
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) NFS
1 6 (10.53%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.77%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 6 (10.53%) SAP
3 5 (8.77%) NetApp
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) Informatica
4 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.51%) Teradata
5 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Siebel
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago