Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 26 16
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10 +19
Contract jobs citing Project Management 10 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.62% 3.19% 8.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 3.82% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Cheltenham median daily rate - £205 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -54.44% +12.50%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £408 £400
% change year-on-year -20.25% +1.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 -

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 113 157 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 74.83% 83.51% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 91 80
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -2.50% -6.71%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £294
90th Percentile £663 £538 £504
Gloucestershire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Cheltenham median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £14.80 £41.25 £41.03
90th Percentile £46.65 £47.20 £44.20
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% -29.41% +8.97%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Cheltenham

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Cheltenham

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSD
2 5 (50.00%) XSL
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) XQuery
2 5 (50.00%) XForms
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) PMI
2 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) XPath
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XForms
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) XSD
1 5 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) XPath
1 5 (50.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) CA Agile Central