The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £305 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

IT Project Manager
South West / Devon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 33 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.51% 1.72% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.79% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £305 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.68% -1.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £423 £413
% change year-on-year -4.43% +2.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £35.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% +11.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 320 223 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.39% 95.71% 97.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 130 120
Median daily rate £375 £339 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% +2.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £49.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Devon

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Devon

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -4 2 £329 +2.73%
IT Project Manager
South West

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (11.11%) PMO
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) MS Project Server
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft