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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 13 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 33 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.89% 11.38% 14.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.29% 11.86% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 48
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£416 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £330 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.72% -24.65%
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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
398 354 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.22% 95.93% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 242 218
Average daily rate £413 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 32 (44.44%) Project Management
3 30 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 23 (31.94%) Banking
5 14 (19.44%) Retail
5 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.28%) Risk Management
7 10 (13.89%) Retail Banking
8 9 (12.50%) Change Management
8 9 (12.50%) PRINCE
9 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
10 6 (8.33%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.33%) Release Management
11 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
11 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
11 5 (6.94%) SAP
11 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
12 4 (5.56%) ITIL
12 4 (5.56%) MS Project
12 4 (5.56%) MS Office
12 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (5.56%) Marketing
12 4 (5.56%) Digital Media
12 4 (5.56%) Analytics
13 3 (4.17%) FMCG
13 3 (4.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 3 (4.17%) Degree

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Project
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) 3G
1 3 (4.17%) 2G
2 1 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.39%) QlikView
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) LSMW
General
1 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (31.94%) Banking
3 14 (19.44%) Retail
4 10 (13.89%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.56%) Marketing
7 2 (2.78%) Legal
8 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.39%) Billing
8 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.17%) FMCG
3 2 (2.78%) PMI
3 2 (2.78%) Social Media
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.39%) EPoS
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.39%) iSeries
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) UNIX
1 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Project Management
2 30 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 14 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.28%) Risk Management
5 9 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 9 (12.50%) Change Management
6 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 6 (8.33%) Release Management
8 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL
9 4 (5.56%) Analytics
10 3 (4.17%) Service Management
10 3 (4.17%) Scrum
10 3 (4.17%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.17%) Information Security
10 3 (4.17%) Migration
10 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.78%) Logistics
11 2 (2.78%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
1 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
1 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.17%) PMP
3 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.39%) CRD IV
2 1 (1.39%) COREP
2 1 (1.39%) FINREP
2 1 (1.39%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) SAP
3 3 (4.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (2.78%) Omniture
4 2 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos
5 1 (1.39%) Progress
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
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