Period
to 14 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 12 28
Rank change year-on-year -21 +16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 228 335 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.08% 9.32% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.46% 9.77% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 239 182
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% -1.22%
10th Percentile £356 £331 £270
90th Percentile £566 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £469 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.14 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -34.07% -8.54%

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 3,531 3,429 3,575
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 95.38% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,176 2,039 2,204
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £284 £213 £238
90th Percentile £575 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 163 248
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +29.03%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £55.40 £47.50 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +13.89% -7.38% +9.37%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Portsmouth -19 28 £475 +16.92% 3
Basingstoke -22 24 £493 +31.33% 4
Hook +6 19 £400 +7.38% 2
Gosport - 17 £460 -
Farnborough -3 15 £480 +9.71% 2
Southampton -31 15 £425 -8.11% 7
Winchester -11 14 £413 +8.55%
Havant -6 13 £475 +2.70%
Fareham -5 7 £361 -6.14%
Eastleigh +6 6 £525 +18.31%
Aldershot -3 3 £400 -21.57% 2
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 100 (43.86%) Project Management
2 78 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 64 (28.07%) Finance
4 51 (22.37%) Security Cleared
5 47 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (16.23%) SC Cleared
7 36 (15.79%) Oracle
8 34 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (14.04%) PMP
10 29 (12.72%) Windows
11 28 (12.28%) Microsoft
12 27 (11.84%) Migration
13 26 (11.40%) Microsoft Project
14 21 (9.21%) PMI Certification
14 21 (9.21%) Project Planning
15 20 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 19 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
17 18 (7.89%) Office 365
18 17 (7.46%) Windows 10
18 17 (7.46%) Change Management
18 17 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
19 16 (7.02%) Waterfall
20 14 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 13 (5.70%) Retail
22 12 (5.26%) Degree
22 12 (5.26%) Project Governance
22 12 (5.26%) QA
22 12 (5.26%) SAP
22 12 (5.26%) Unix

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 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.44%) CMS
3 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (11.40%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.32%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.88%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.88%) Lawson
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.89%) Office 365
3 4 (1.75%) BlueKai
3 4 (1.75%) SaaS
4 2 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.63%) Broadband
2 5 (2.19%) Firewall
3 2 (0.88%) DMZ
3 2 (0.88%) Skype
3 2 (0.88%) SNMP
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) DOCSIS
4 1 (0.44%) DSL
4 1 (0.44%) GSM
4 1 (0.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.44%) MPLS
4 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.44%) WAN
4 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.88%) Big Data
4 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.88%) Power BI
5 1 (0.44%) EDMS
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
General
1 64 (28.07%) Finance
2 13 (5.70%) Retail
3 12 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.82%) Legal
5 6 (2.63%) Banking
6 5 (2.19%) Electronics
6 5 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.19%) Marketing
7 4 (1.75%) Billing
8 2 (0.88%) French Language
8 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.88%) LDAP
2 1 (0.44%) Middleware
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (3.95%) Smart Meter
3 7 (3.07%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.88%) Life Science
7 2 (0.88%) LIMS
7 2 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) CESG
8 1 (0.44%) FMCG
8 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.72%) Windows
2 17 (7.46%) Windows 10
3 12 (5.26%) Unix
4 4 (1.75%) Linux
5 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.44%) AIX
6 1 (0.44%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (43.86%) Project Management
2 78 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 47 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (11.84%) Migration
6 21 (9.21%) Project Planning
7 19 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
8 17 (7.46%) Change Management
9 16 (7.02%) Waterfall
10 12 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.26%) Programme Governance
10 12 (5.26%) Project Governance
10 12 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (5.26%) SDLC
11 10 (4.39%) Data Migration
11 10 (4.39%) Risk Management
11 10 (4.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (3.95%) Business Development
12 9 (3.95%) ITIL
12 9 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.07%) SQL
2 3 (1.32%) C
3 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 51 (22.37%) Security Cleared
2 37 (16.23%) SC Cleared
3 32 (14.04%) PMP
4 21 (9.21%) PMI Certification
5 20 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (5.26%) Degree
8 10 (4.39%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.19%) APMP
9 5 (2.19%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.44%) APMG
12 1 (0.44%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.44%) CISM
12 1 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.26%) QA
2 8 (3.51%) PMO
3 5 (2.19%) GDPR
4 3 (1.32%) SLA
5 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.88%) GxP
5 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.75%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 36 (15.79%) Oracle
2 28 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.26%) SAP
4 7 (3.07%) VMware
5 5 (2.19%) Citrix
6 3 (1.32%) Informatica
6 3 (1.32%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.32%) Remedy
6 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.88%) Ariba
7 2 (0.88%) CODA
8 1 (0.44%) BT
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco
8 1 (0.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.44%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.44%) Sophos
8 1 (0.44%) Splunk
8 1 (0.44%) Symantec
8 1 (0.44%) TIBCO