Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 January 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 22 16
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 360 240 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 10.36% 6.67% 8.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.02% 7.22% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 179 307
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +2.44%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £313
90th Percentile £525 £506 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £60.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -62.83% +78.03%
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £23.34 £52.50
% change year-on-year +41.39% -55.54% +45.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,267 3,322 3,994
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 92.38% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,934 2,059 2,451
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.04%
10th Percentile £213 £230 £258
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 227 246
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.27% +52.19%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.03 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Hampshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Hampshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Hampshire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Hampshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Basingstoke -5 48 £380 +11.76% 3
Southampton +8 35 £463 +12.46% 4
Portsmouth +6 33 £425 +2.41% 2
Winchester +19 28 £375 +15.38% 4
Farnborough +9 19 £438 +0.57% 7
Havant +3 15 £456 -23.96%
Hook -5 15 £365 +14.96%
Fareham +1 7 £410 +2.50% 4
Aldershot -2 5 £480 -8.57%
Eastleigh -2 4 £513 +1.23% 3
Andover - 4 £460 -
Waterlooville - 2 - -
Ringwood - 1 £240 - 2
Bordon - 1 £145 -
Petersfield - 1 £300 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 180 (50.00%) Project Management
2 104 (28.89%) PRINCE2
3 88 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (23.89%) Finance
5 68 (18.89%) Security Cleared
6 66 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (16.39%) SC Cleared
8 55 (15.28%) Telecoms
9 52 (14.44%) Waterfall
10 39 (10.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 35 (9.72%) QA
11 35 (9.72%) Change Management
12 32 (8.89%) Microsoft
13 31 (8.61%) PMP
14 24 (6.67%) PMI Certification
15 23 (6.39%) Project Governance
16 22 (6.11%) Microsoft Project
16 22 (6.11%) Migration
16 22 (6.11%) Supplier Management
17 21 (5.83%) Oracle
17 21 (5.83%) Windows
18 20 (5.56%) GDPR
19 19 (5.28%) IT Strategy
19 19 (5.28%) Matrix Organization
19 19 (5.28%) Cisco
20 17 (4.72%) Programme Management
20 17 (4.72%) Retail
20 17 (4.72%) Resource Allocation
21 15 (4.17%) SAP
22 14 (3.89%) CRM

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (0.83%) MS Project Server
2 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (6.11%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.67%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.11%) Siebel CRM
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.56%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.56%) Maximo
4 2 (0.56%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.28%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (2.50%) Office 365
2 4 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.83%) SaaS
3 3 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.28%) CloudSense
4 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.28%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.50%) WAN
2 8 (2.22%) Firewall
3 6 (1.67%) LTE
4 5 (1.39%) MPLS
5 4 (1.11%) 4G
5 4 (1.11%) Internet
5 4 (1.11%) MVNO
6 3 (0.83%) 2G
6 3 (0.83%) Network Security
6 3 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (0.83%) VoIP
6 3 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.56%) Converged Networks
7 2 (0.56%) DNS
7 2 (0.56%) LAN
7 2 (0.56%) Wireless
8 1 (0.28%) 5G
8 1 (0.28%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.28%) VoLTE
8 1 (0.28%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.56%) MS Access
3 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.28%) GIS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.28%) QlikView
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 86 (23.89%) Finance
2 55 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.72%) Retail
4 14 (3.89%) Marketing
5 13 (3.61%) Billing
6 10 (2.78%) Banking
7 6 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.39%) French Language
9 4 (1.11%) Legal
9 4 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.11%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.39%) .NET
2 4 (1.11%) Middleware
3 3 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.28%) COM+
4 1 (0.28%) EDI
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.50%) PMI
3 8 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 7 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.67%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.11%) FlexPod
6 4 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.83%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.56%) BYOD
8 2 (0.56%) FMCG
8 2 (0.56%) IVR
8 2 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.28%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.28%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.28%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.83%) Windows
2 8 (2.22%) Windows 10
2 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.56%) AIX
3 2 (0.56%) Linux
3 2 (0.56%) Solaris
3 2 (0.56%) Unix
3 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (50.00%) Project Management
2 104 (28.89%) PRINCE2
3 88 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 66 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (14.44%) Waterfall
6 35 (9.72%) Change Management
7 23 (6.39%) Project Governance
8 22 (6.11%) Migration
8 22 (6.11%) Supplier Management
9 19 (5.28%) IT Strategy
9 19 (5.28%) Matrix Organization
10 17 (4.72%) Programme Management
10 17 (4.72%) Resource Allocation
11 14 (3.89%) CRM
11 14 (3.89%) E-Commerce
12 13 (3.61%) PRINCE
12 13 (3.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (3.33%) Risk Management
14 11 (3.06%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
15 10 (2.78%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.94%) SQL
2 4 (1.11%) Java
3 3 (0.83%) C
4 1 (0.28%) C#
4 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.28%) PHP
4 1 (0.28%) Python
4 1 (0.28%) Ruby
4 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (18.89%) Security Cleared
2 59 (16.39%) SC Cleared
3 39 (10.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 31 (8.61%) PMP
5 24 (6.67%) PMI Certification
6 13 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.22%) Degree
8 7 (1.94%) APMP
8 7 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.11%) CCNA
9 4 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.83%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.83%) MCSE
10 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.72%) QA
2 20 (5.56%) GDPR
3 7 (1.94%) PMO
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) MiFID
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.83%) Oracle
3 19 (5.28%) Cisco
4 15 (4.17%) SAP
5 13 (3.61%) VMware
6 11 (3.06%) NetApp
7 7 (1.94%) Siebel
8 6 (1.67%) Citrix
9 5 (1.39%) Splunk
10 4 (1.11%) Adobe
10 4 (1.11%) Symantec
11 3 (0.83%) Avaya
11 3 (0.83%) BT
11 3 (0.83%) Capita
11 3 (0.83%) Fujitsu
12 2 (0.56%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.56%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.56%) Infoblox
12 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.56%) TIBCO