The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 15 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 58 53 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.26% 9.20% 11.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.62% 9.80% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 42 65
Average daily rate
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£405 £420 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £309 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
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%
Project Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
673 541 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.87% 93.92% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 336 351
Average daily rate £373 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £232 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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 -7 34 £416 -2.05% 7
Salisbury - 13 £363 - 1
Chippenham +6 1 £413 +10.00% 1
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 63 (52.50%) Project Management
2 50 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 47 (39.17%) Finance
4 24 (20.00%) Banking
5 21 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (14.17%) Retail
7 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 13 (10.83%) Risk Management
8 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
9 11 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
10 10 (8.33%) Retail Banking
10 10 (8.33%) Management Information System
10 10 (8.33%) PRINCE
10 10 (8.33%) MS Project
10 10 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
11 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
11 9 (7.50%) Change Management
12 8 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (6.67%) MS Office
12 8 (6.67%) SAP
12 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
12 8 (6.67%) Migration
12 8 (6.67%) Programme Management
13 7 (5.83%) Business Analysis
13 7 (5.83%) IBM
13 7 (5.83%) PMI Certification
14 6 (5.00%) Maximo
14 6 (5.00%) Business Continuity

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Project
2 8 (6.67%) MS Office
2 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Maximo
2 2 (1.67%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.67%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) 2G
1 3 (2.50%) 3G
2 2 (1.67%) LAN
2 2 (1.67%) WAN
3 1 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.83%) QlikView
2 1 (0.83%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) LSMW
General
1 47 (39.17%) Finance
2 24 (20.00%) Banking
3 17 (14.17%) Retail
4 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
5 10 (8.33%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.33%) Marketing
7 2 (1.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.83%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.33%) Web 2.0
2 4 (3.33%) Wiki
2 4 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.50%) FMCG
4 2 (1.67%) PMI
4 2 (1.67%) Social Media
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.83%) iSeries
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.50%) Linux
1 3 (2.50%) UNIX
2 2 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (52.50%) Project Management
2 50 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 21 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (10.83%) Risk Management
5 10 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 10 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.50%) Change Management
7 8 (6.67%) Migration
7 8 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 7 (5.83%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 6 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 6 (5.00%) Release Management
10 5 (4.17%) Information Assurance
10 5 (4.17%) ITIL
11 4 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (3.33%) Matrix Management
11 4 (3.33%) Analytics
12 3 (2.50%) Change Control
12 3 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.67%) C
1 2 (1.67%) SQL
2 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.83%) VBA
2 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (5.83%) PMI Certification
6 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.17%) PMP
7 4 (3.33%) Degree
7 4 (3.33%) APMP
8 3 (2.50%) ISEB
9 2 (1.67%) MBA
10 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.83%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.83%) COREP
3 1 (0.83%) FINREP
3 1 (0.83%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) SAP
3 7 (5.83%) IBM
4 4 (3.33%) Citrix
5 3 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) Sun
6 2 (1.67%) Omniture
6 2 (1.67%) Google
6 2 (1.67%) Infor
7 1 (0.83%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.83%) Progress
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Dell
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos
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