Period
to 20 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £366 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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.

Project Manager
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 42 50 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.98% 9.43% 8.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.30% 9.80% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 26
Devon median daily rate £366 £368 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.34% +0.14% -24.91%
10th Percentile £306 £310 £300
90th Percentile £475 £483 £438
South West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Devon median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% - -
South West median hourly rate £30.48 £42.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year -28.28% +106.06% -31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 506 510 451
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.23% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 316 308
Devon median daily rate £400 £376 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +3.01% +2.82%
10th Percentile £248 £215 £206
90th Percentile £550 £525 £482
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 35
Devon median hourly rate £27.75 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.63% +60.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £11.04 £12.41 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.23 £42.00 £50.10
South West median hourly rate £26.99 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.50% +0.67% +81.82%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Devon

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Devon

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Devon over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Devon

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Devon

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 Project Manager within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 May 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 -4 34 £355 +1.43% 4
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 25 (59.52%) PRINCE2
2 16 (38.10%) Project Management
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) Migration
5 11 (26.19%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 7 (16.67%) Change Management
9 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (11.90%) FinancialForce
10 5 (11.90%) SDLC
10 5 (11.90%) GDPR
11 4 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
11 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
12 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
12 3 (7.14%) Data Management
13 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
13 2 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
13 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
13 2 (4.76%) Google
13 2 (4.76%) Product Management
13 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
13 2 (4.76%) JIRA

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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) FinancialForce
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.76%) DMZ
2 2 (4.76%) SMS
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) Skype
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) PRINCE2
2 16 (38.10%) Project Management
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) Migration
5 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.67%) Change Management
8 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.90%) SDLC
10 4 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
11 3 (7.14%) Data Management
11 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
12 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
12 2 (4.76%) Product Management
12 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
12 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
12 2 (4.76%) Scrum
12 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft