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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 26 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 22 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.41% 4.39% 12.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 5.52% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 17
Median daily rate £386 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.04% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £321 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -8.65% -19.11%  

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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 281 181 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 81.92% 79.39% 69.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 103 98
Median daily rate £400 £348 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.10% -4.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +105.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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 +7 10 £418 +23.70%
Plymouth -17 6 £175 -41.66% 1
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 17 (44.74%) PRINCE2
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
4 6 (15.79%) PMO
4 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Finance
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Office 365
5 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) Project Governance
6 4 (10.53%) Line Management
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.53%) ERP
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (7.89%) PMP
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Data Management
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Local Government
7 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server

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 2 (5.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Primavera
2 1 (2.63%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.63%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Local Government
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) IT Manager
2 7 (18.42%) IT Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Software Project Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Office 365 Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Migration Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Project Office Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Rollout Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Rollout Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Home Automation
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) PRINCE2
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 5 (13.16%) Project Governance
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) ERP
5 4 (10.53%) Kanban
5 4 (10.53%) Line Management
5 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Data Management
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) PMP
3 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.26%) APMP
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.63%) HNC
5 1 (2.63%) PgMP
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) IFS
3 1 (2.63%) Infor
3 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.63%) Northgate
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
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