Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 29 17
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 333 241 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.51% 6.24% 8.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.99% 6.75% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 180 270
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% -2.96%
10th Percentile £329 £263 £313
90th Percentile £525 £506 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £60.53
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £45.50 £49.75
% change year-on-year -34.07% -8.54% +73.04%

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 3335 3572 4246
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 92.47% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1977 2227 2599
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £235 £258
90th Percentile £536 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 248 280
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.88 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

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 November 2017.

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 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
Basingstoke +7 89 £375 +10.29% 1
Portsmouth +10 32 £406 -9.72% 1
Southampton +4 31 £463 +12.80%
Winchester +21 20 £385 -1.28%
Hook -4 17 £373 +17.97%
Farnborough +14 11 £450 +4.96% 3
Havant -5 11 £463 -
Fareham +2 7 £385 -6.67% 2
Andover +21 5 £460 +8.24%
Aldershot -3 3 £510 -0.49%
Fleet +11 2 £330 -30.53%
Eastleigh -3 2 £444 -6.58%
Waterlooville - 2 - -
Ringwood - 1 £240 -
Petersfield - 1 £300 -
Bordon - 1 £145 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hampshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 184 (55.26%) Project Management
2 107 (32.13%) Security Cleared
3 71 (21.32%) PRINCE2
4 66 (19.82%) Finance
5 61 (18.32%) SC Cleared
6 60 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (16.52%) Telecoms
7 55 (16.52%) Change Management
8 44 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (11.71%) Waterfall
9 39 (11.71%) Collaborative Working
10 36 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 34 (10.21%) BPSS Clearance
12 30 (9.01%) Motorola
13 23 (6.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 23 (6.91%) QA
14 21 (6.31%) Cisco
14 21 (6.31%) Windows
15 19 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
15 19 (5.71%) PMP
16 18 (5.41%) Migration
17 15 (4.50%) Programme Management
17 15 (4.50%) Retail
17 15 (4.50%) PMI Certification
17 15 (4.50%) SAP
17 15 (4.50%) Oracle
18 14 (4.20%) Office 365
19 13 (3.90%) Data Centre
20 12 (3.60%) VMware
20 12 (3.60%) Service Delivery

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 7 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.50%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.80%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.20%) Siebel CRM
3 3 (0.90%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.60%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.60%) Maximo
4 2 (0.60%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.20%) Office 365
2 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.20%) SaaS
5 3 (0.90%) Yammer
6 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.30%) CloudSense
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.70%) WAN
2 8 (2.40%) VoIP
3 6 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (1.80%) Wireless
4 5 (1.50%) DWDM
4 5 (1.50%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.50%) LTE
4 5 (1.50%) SDH
5 4 (1.20%) LAN
6 3 (0.90%) 4G
6 3 (0.90%) Skype
6 3 (0.90%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.60%) Converged Networks
7 2 (0.60%) DNS
7 2 (0.60%) Intranet
7 2 (0.60%) MVNO
8 1 (0.30%) DAB
8 1 (0.30%) Internet
8 1 (0.30%) SMS
8 1 (0.30%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.50%) MS Access
2 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.30%) GIS
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.30%) QlikView
2 1 (0.30%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 66 (19.82%) Finance
2 55 (16.52%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.50%) Retail
4 8 (2.40%) Billing
4 8 (2.40%) Marketing
5 6 (1.80%) Banking
5 6 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.20%) Legal
6 4 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.60%) Back Office
7 2 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Local Government
8 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.20%) .NET
2 3 (0.90%) Middleware
3 1 (0.30%) COM+
3 1 (0.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.40%) PMI
4 4 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.20%) Smart Meter
5 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.60%) BYOD
6 2 (0.60%) FMCG
6 2 (0.60%) IVR
6 2 (0.60%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.60%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.30%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.30%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.30%) NHS
7 1 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.31%) Windows
2 9 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.60%) AIX
4 2 (0.60%) Linux
4 2 (0.60%) Solaris
4 2 (0.60%) Unix
4 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (55.26%) Project Management
2 71 (21.32%) PRINCE2
3 60 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (16.52%) Change Management
5 44 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (11.71%) Collaborative Working
6 39 (11.71%) Waterfall
7 18 (5.41%) Migration
8 15 (4.50%) Programme Management
9 12 (3.60%) IT Strategy
9 12 (3.60%) PRINCE
9 12 (3.60%) Service Delivery
9 12 (3.60%) Service Management
10 11 (3.30%) CRM
10 11 (3.30%) Resource Allocation
10 11 (3.30%) Risk Management
11 10 (3.00%) Matrix Organization
11 10 (3.00%) Project Governance
12 9 (2.70%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
12 9 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.10%) SQL
2 4 (1.20%) Java
3 3 (0.90%) C
4 1 (0.30%) C#
4 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.30%) PHP
4 1 (0.30%) Python
4 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 107 (32.13%) Security Cleared
2 61 (18.32%) SC Cleared
3 34 (10.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 23 (6.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 19 (5.71%) PMP
6 15 (4.50%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.80%) APMP
8 6 (1.80%) Degree
8 6 (1.80%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.20%) CCNA
9 4 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.90%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.90%) MCSE
10 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.91%) QA
2 11 (3.30%) GDPR
3 9 (2.70%) PMO
4 1 (0.30%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) MiFID
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.30%) Forum Sentry
2 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.01%) Motorola
3 21 (6.31%) Cisco
4 15 (4.50%) Oracle
4 15 (4.50%) SAP
5 12 (3.60%) VMware
6 7 (2.10%) NetApp
6 7 (2.10%) Siebel
7 5 (1.50%) Citrix
8 4 (1.20%) Symantec
9 3 (0.90%) Avaya
9 3 (0.90%) BT
9 3 (0.90%) CA
9 3 (0.90%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.90%) EMC
9 3 (0.90%) SevOne
10 2 (0.60%) Adobe
10 2 (0.60%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.60%) Infoblox
10 2 (0.60%) TIBCO