Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 29 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 34 54 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.17% 5.84% 7.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 7.37% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 46
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +12.50% +6.08%
10th Percentile £239 £225 £313
90th Percentile £508 £596 £481
South West median daily rate £410 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +5.81% - -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 -
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 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 537 733 763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.61% 79.24% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 429 461
Gloucestershire median daily rate £401 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.88% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £227 £218 £213
90th Percentile £554 £563 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 67 42
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.11% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.14 £46.60 £54.21
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

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 23 November 2017.

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
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 23 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
Gloucester +4 11 £306 -47.87% 1
Cheltenham +18 10 £575 +180.49%
Cirencester +1 1 - -
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 10 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 10 (29.41%) Information Assurance
5 9 (26.47%) Change Control
5 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (23.53%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (23.53%) Requirements Management
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (20.59%) Document Management
7 7 (20.59%) Agile Project Management
7 7 (20.59%) C
8 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
8 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.65%) Validation
8 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
8 6 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (14.71%) CA Agile Central
9 5 (14.71%) Banking
9 5 (14.71%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
9 5 (14.71%) XPath
9 5 (14.71%) Workflow

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 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) Skype
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
1 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Project Control Officer
2 7 (20.59%) Project Officer
3 5 (14.71%) Applications Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
5 3 (8.82%) Test Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
7 1 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) XForms
1 5 (14.71%) XML
1 5 (14.71%) XSD
1 5 (14.71%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) PMI
3 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (29.41%) Information Assurance
3 10 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 9 (26.47%) Change Control
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (23.53%) Requirements Management
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
6 7 (20.59%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (20.59%) Document Management
7 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
7 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.65%) Validation
8 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Workflow
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
10 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) C
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) XPath
2 5 (14.71%) XQuery
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (17.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (14.71%) ISEB
7 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
8 3 (8.82%) CISM
8 3 (8.82%) CISSP
9 2 (5.88%) ISACA
10 1 (2.94%) CASP
10 1 (2.94%) CCA
10 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
10 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP