The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 20 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 52 69 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.62% 9.69% 8.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 13.09% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 30
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £478
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%
Project Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
601 527 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.46% 74.02% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 350 270
Average daily rate £401 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 21
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.23% -30.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £19.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £63.75 £55.00
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 Wiltshire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -20 21 £463 +23.33% 20
Corsham - 15 £240 -
Chippenham -4 1 £450 +7.46% 2
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 48 (40.00%) Finance
2 42 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 40 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 28 (23.33%) SC Cleared
5 20 (16.67%) ITIL
6 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.00%) MS Office
8 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 12 (10.00%) ERP
9 11 (9.17%) PMI Certification
10 10 (8.33%) QA
11 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (7.50%) Migration
11 9 (7.50%) PMP
11 9 (7.50%) WAN
12 8 (6.67%) MS Project
12 8 (6.67%) Marketing
12 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (5.00%) Banking
14 6 (5.00%) APMP
14 6 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
14 6 (5.00%) Change Management
14 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (5.00%) Line Management
15 5 (4.17%) Coaching
15 5 (4.17%) Data Centre

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) CMS
2 3 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.67%) Apache
3 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) CICS
4 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) MS Office
1 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.67%) MS Project
3 7 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.50%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) WAN
2 4 (3.33%) Firewall
2 4 (3.33%) HTTP
3 3 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.67%) LAN
4 2 (1.67%) DNS
4 2 (1.67%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.67%) SSL
5 1 (0.83%) Intranet
5 1 (0.83%) VoIP
5 1 (0.83%) SMTP
5 1 (0.83%) VPN
5 1 (0.83%) Wireless
5 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.67%) MySQL
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.83%) DB2
3 1 (0.83%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.83%) ERwin
General
1 48 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Marketing
3 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.00%) Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Military
5 3 (2.50%) Billing
6 2 (1.67%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.67%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (57.50%) Project Manager
2 11 (9.17%) Analyst
3 10 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 8 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (3.33%) Change Manager
6 4 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (3.33%) Service Manager
6 4 (3.33%) Senior Manager
7 3 (2.50%) Consultant
7 3 (2.50%) Test Manager
7 3 (2.50%) Administrator
7 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (2.50%) Web Analyst
7 3 (2.50%) ERP Project Manager
7 3 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (2.50%) Assistant Project Manager
8 2 (1.67%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (1.67%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) Web Services
1 2 (1.67%) Middleware
1 2 (1.67%) RESTful
1 2 (1.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (0.83%) XML
2 1 (0.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.33%) NHS
3 3 (2.50%) PMI
3 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.50%) Economics
3 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.67%) Derivative
4 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 20 (16.67%) ITIL
3 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (10.00%) ERP
5 9 (7.50%) Migration
5 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (5.00%) Line Management
7 6 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (5.00%) Change Management
8 5 (4.17%) Service Management
8 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.17%) Change Control
8 5 (4.17%) Coaching
9 4 (3.33%) People Management
9 4 (3.33%) Programme Management
9 4 (3.33%) Analytics
9 4 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.67%) C
1 2 (1.67%) Java
1 2 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.17%) PMI Certification
4 9 (7.50%) PMP
5 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (5.00%) APMP
6 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.50%) Degree
8 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.83%) ISEB
9 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.67%) SLA
3 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.67%) Varnish
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Puppet
1 2 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.83%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle
2 4 (3.33%) Google
3 3 (2.50%) Omniture
3 3 (2.50%) SAP
3 3 (2.50%) Adobe
4 2 (1.67%) HP
4 2 (1.67%) McAfee
4 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.67%) Splunk
4 2 (1.67%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.83%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.83%) Symantec
5 1 (0.83%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.83%) Veeam
5 1 (0.83%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.83%) Niku
5 1 (0.83%) Websense
5 1 (0.83%) Toshiba