Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 13 October 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 15 32
Rank change year-on-year -32 +17 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 35 67 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.16% 9.96% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 11.04% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 9
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +26.92% -18.75%
10th Percentile £213 £251 £140
90th Percentile £593 £528 £493
South West median daily rate £425 £414 £405
% change year-on-year +2.72% +2.16% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 8
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £36.25 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.82% - -
10th Percentile £14.00 £21.60 £22.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.25 £35.35
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.00% +13.64% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 721 607 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 85.63% 90.19% 83.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 335 264
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £434 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +15.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £225
90th Percentile £575 £563 £496
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 59 61
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +5.95% +10.53%
10th Percentile £15.07 £22.20 £13.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £51.10 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.68 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.77% +19.08% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Gloucestershire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 13 October 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
Cheltenham -22 16 £494 +58.00% 6
Gloucester +10 8 £225 -50.00% 2
Cirencester +1 1 £288 -39.47%
Filton -3 1 - -
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 15 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
4 10 (28.57%) Finance
5 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) Public Sector
6 8 (22.86%) Serena
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.14%) APMP
8 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 6 (17.14%) DO-178B
8 6 (17.14%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (17.14%) TMS320
9 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (14.29%) Migration
10 4 (11.43%) Java
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (11.43%) Azure
10 4 (11.43%) AWS
10 4 (11.43%) PaaS
10 4 (11.43%) Decision-Making
10 4 (11.43%) IaaS
10 4 (11.43%) DevOps
11 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
11 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
11 3 (8.57%) OpenShift
11 3 (8.57%) Ansible
11 3 (8.57%) Docker

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (8.57%) JBoss
1 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (8.57%) Windchill
4 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Azure
1 4 (11.43%) IaaS
1 4 (11.43%) PaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Azure Stack
2 3 (8.57%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.86%) Boomi
3 1 (2.86%) GitHub
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Public Sector
3 3 (8.57%) Avionics
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Project Officer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Officer
5 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Business Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior PMO
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) PMO Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) TMS320
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) NHS
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) CentOS
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Solaris
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
5 5 (14.29%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Decision-Making
6 4 (11.43%) DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Active Listening
7 3 (8.57%) Business Development
7 3 (8.57%) Contract Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Deduplication
7 3 (8.57%) Decision Quality
7 3 (8.57%) Innovation Management
7 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (8.57%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Sprint Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) Assembly Language
2 3 (8.57%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
2 3 (8.57%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) APMP
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.71%) PMO
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
1 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
1 3 (8.57%) Puppet
1 3 (8.57%) vRealize
2 1 (2.86%) Grafana
2 1 (2.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Serena
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Micro Focus
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Dell
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica
4 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.86%) Talend