Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 26 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 32 24 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.57% 5.21% 8.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 6.70% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 30
Devon median daily rate £475 £358 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.87% +3.62% -15.96%
10th Percentile £285 £212 £293
90th Percentile £600 £438 £441
South West median daily rate £410 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +5.81% +0.65% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -29.49% +59.18%

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 497 358 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.59% 77.66% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 220 317
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £230 £185 £260
90th Percentile £550 £500 £517
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 16
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.21% -33.50% +66.28%
10th Percentile £23.64 £11.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £46.63 £51.60 £42.88
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

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 20 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Devon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 November 2017. 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
Plymouth -2 12 £550 +29.41%
Exeter +5 11 £450 +33.33% 2
Newton Abbot - 1 £300 -
Torquay - 1 £525 -
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
5 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) Freedom of Information
6 7 (21.88%) Unix
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Solaris
6 7 (21.88%) Freedom of Information Act
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (18.75%) Service Management
7 6 (18.75%) Middleware
7 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (15.63%) DevOps
8 5 (15.63%) User Experience
8 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
9 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
9 4 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.50%) PMO
9 4 (12.50%) JBoss

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 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Primavera
2 1 (3.13%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Boomi
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
1 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.13%) Clusterpoint
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Administrator
2 7 (21.88%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) IT Manager
4 5 (15.63%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.25%) ICT Manager
7 2 (6.25%) ICT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.88%) Freedom of Information
2 7 (21.88%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (15.63%) User Experience
4 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Solaris
1 7 (21.88%) Unix
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (18.75%) Service Management
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) Feasibility Study
8 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) HND
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.13%) hybris
2 1 (3.13%) Infor
2 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Sitecore