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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 15 27
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.85% 2.56% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 4.00% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £425 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +2.80% +0.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -21.42% +23.89%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 50 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 65.38% 64.10% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 75
Median daily rate £365 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.35% -0.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -0.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 29 March 2017, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration

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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (50.00%) PMO Coordinator
1 3 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint