Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 33 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.07% 3.47% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.84% 4.04% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 20
Devon median daily rate £353 £469 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.80% +29.31% -2.03%
10th Percentile £160 £220 £202
90th Percentile £543 £600 £442
South West median daily rate £418 £411 £398
% change year-on-year +1.52% +3.46% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% - -29.49%

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 421 446 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 90.15% 85.93% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 253 275
Devon median daily rate £408 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.95% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £258 £231 £190
90th Percentile £619 £572 £538
South West median daily rate £434 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +8.44% +6.17% +0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 31
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +97.37% -47.59%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £47.95 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.08% -18.00% -4.15%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +14 18 £365 +29.20% 8
Plymouth -10 2 £350 -36.36% 5
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 5 (15.15%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 5 (15.15%) Change Management
8 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.12%) Windows
8 4 (12.12%) SAP
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.12%) Electronics
8 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.12%) Marketing
8 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (12.12%) SIEM
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
9 3 (9.09%) PMO
9 3 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (9.09%) Windows 10

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 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) assyst
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Electronics
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Consultant
2 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Security Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) ITSM Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Project Support Assistant
3 2 (6.06%) Security Specialist
3 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Support Assistant
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.06%) Social Media
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) Change Management
5 5 (15.15%) Kanban
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
6 4 (12.12%) SIEM
7 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.09%) ITSM
7 3 (9.09%) Release Management
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) Service Management
7 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.06%) CISM
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
5 2 (6.06%) ISEB
6 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) PMO
3 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) AirWatch
2 2 (6.06%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) Splunk