The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 18 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.06% 5.77% 5.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 5.95% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 15
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.96% +2.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £248 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £545 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +48.00% -28.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 342 454 474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.07% 97.01% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 236 276
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £145 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £545 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 31
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +1.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Gloucestershire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Gloucester -7 6 £388 +8.84%
Cheltenham +2 5 £443 -11.50%
Cirencester - 1 £500 - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £525 -
Project Manager
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (19.35%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.13%) IBM
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
6 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (9.68%) Degree
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Retail
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) ERP
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.45%) CMS
8 2 (6.45%) NHS
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) IBM Sterling
8 2 (6.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Facilities Management
8 2 (6.45%) Marketing
8 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) SDLC

Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (6.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Extranet
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
5 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Strategy
7 2 (6.45%) ERP
7 2 (6.45%) Facilities Management
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) MiFID
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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