Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 22 September 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 29 36
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 -26
Contract jobs citing Project Management 34 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.25% 5.27% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 6.35% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 17
Devon median daily rate £368 £430 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.53% +17.81% +7.75%
10th Percentile £308 £185 £279
90th Percentile £542 £525 £453
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -9.57%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 392 488 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 83.58% 82.99% 81.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 309 234
Devon median daily rate £375 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £259 £188
90th Percentile £515 £500 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 45
Devon median hourly rate £17.25 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.71% -12.50% +125.35%
10th Percentile £9.81 £11.33 £13.35
90th Percentile £41.78 £46.95 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £41.85 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +10.00% -5.41%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Devon

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Devon

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Devon over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Devon

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Devon

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 24 £381 -12.15% 8
Plymouth +12 1 - - 15
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 24 (70.59%) PRINCE2
2 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Finance
4 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Process Management
5 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) Product Management
6 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.71%) PMO
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) Office 365
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (5.88%) Marketing
9 2 (5.88%) Kanban
9 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement

Project Management
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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Skype
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) IPsec
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Service Manager
4 4 (11.76%) PMO Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.82%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Application Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) SUSE
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) PRINCE2
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.59%) Process Management
5 5 (14.71%) Product Management
5 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Kanban
8 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (2.94%) Contingency Planning
9 1 (2.94%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) jetNEXUS
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.94%) VMware