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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 13 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 72 60 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.28% 8.55% 9.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.93% 8.96% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 42 38
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£425 £405 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £308 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £29.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +2.58%
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
725 670 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.43% 95.44% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 436 326
Average daily rate £390 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 47
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.77 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 -3 40 £442 +6.12% 8
Corsham - 15 £240 -
Chippenham -2 2 £450 +9.09% 2
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 69 (53.91%) Project Management
2 51 (39.84%) PRINCE2
3 46 (35.94%) Finance
4 43 (33.59%) Security Cleared
5 37 (28.91%) SC Cleared
6 26 (20.31%) ITIL
7 17 (13.28%) MS Project
8 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (8.59%) ERP
10 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
10 11 (8.59%) Migration
11 10 (7.81%) PMI Certification
11 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
12 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (6.25%) WAN
12 8 (6.25%) PMP
12 8 (6.25%) MS Excel
13 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.47%) Banking
13 7 (5.47%) Billing
14 6 (4.69%) APMP
14 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.69%) Marketing
14 6 (4.69%) Retail
14 6 (4.69%) CRM
14 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (3.91%) SharePoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.56%) CICS
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (13.28%) MS Project
2 8 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.91%) MS Office
4 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.78%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (1.56%) HTTP
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) Network Security
2 2 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) DMZ
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.56%) EDMS
3 2 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (1.56%) DB2
3 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) ERwin
1 3 (2.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (35.94%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.47%) Banking
3 7 (5.47%) Billing
4 6 (4.69%) Marketing
4 6 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Military
5 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.56%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) Middleware
1 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.91%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.13%) NHS
3 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.34%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.34%) PMI
5 2 (1.56%) Economics
5 2 (1.56%) FMCG
6 1 (0.78%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
6 1 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) Windows
1 1 (0.78%) Android
1 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (53.91%) Project Management
2 51 (39.84%) PRINCE2
3 26 (20.31%) ITIL
4 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (8.59%) Migration
6 11 (8.59%) ERP
7 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.69%) CRM
8 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.91%) Service Management
9 5 (3.91%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.91%) Change Management
9 5 (3.91%) Scrum
9 5 (3.91%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.13%) Resource Management
10 4 (3.13%) Security Management
10 4 (3.13%) People Management
11 3 (2.34%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.56%) C
1 2 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (33.59%) Security Cleared
2 37 (28.91%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (7.81%) PMI Certification
5 8 (6.25%) PMP
6 6 (4.69%) APMP
7 4 (3.13%) Degree
8 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
1 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Control-M
1 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle
3 3 (2.34%) SAP
3 3 (2.34%) Citrix
4 2 (1.56%) Teradata
4 2 (1.56%) IBM
4 2 (1.56%) Informatica
5 1 (0.78%) Epicor
5 1 (0.78%) Veritas
5 1 (0.78%) Niku
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe
5 1 (0.78%) Mitel
5 1 (0.78%) Google
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.78%) F5
5 1 (0.78%) CA