The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 26 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.35% 4.80% 6.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 5.11% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 27
Median daily rate £495 £376 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.56% -14.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £304 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £445 £570
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 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
343 352 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.62% 93.87% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 261 294
Median daily rate £413 £378 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £21.00
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 Swindon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Swindon region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 21 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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 Swindon region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 25 (62.50%) Project Management
2 19 (47.50%) PRINCE2
3 18 (45.00%) Finance
4 10 (25.00%) Retail
5 8 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
6 6 (15.00%) Change Management
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (15.00%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (12.50%) Project Governance
7 5 (12.50%) SAP
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.00%) Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) MS Project
8 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.00%) PMP
8 4 (10.00%) Office 365
8 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (10.00%) Smart Meter
8 4 (10.00%) Banking
9 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
9 3 (7.50%) People Management
9 3 (7.50%) PMI
9 3 (7.50%) Automotive

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.00%) MS Project
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Marketing
5 3 (7.50%) Automotive
6 2 (5.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.50%) Billing
7 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (10.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (7.50%) PMI
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Project Management
2 19 (47.50%) PRINCE2
3 8 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.50%) People Management
6 3 (7.50%) Workflow
7 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Dependency Management
7 2 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
1 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (10.00%) PMP
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) APMP
5 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (2.50%) CISM
6 1 (2.50%) CISSP
6 1 (2.50%) MBA
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) Talend