Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 10 23
Rank change year-on-year -35 +13 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 194 362 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.13% 10.40% 6.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.44% 11.02% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 270 181
Hampshire median daily rate £463 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +3.13% -3.61%
10th Percentile £352 £337 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £506
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £38.07 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.90% +33.33% -62.83%
10th Percentile £25.78 £30.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £30.00 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year +28.79% +41.39% -55.54%

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 3,565 3,285 3,342
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.24% 94.34% 92.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,243 1,945 2,076
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £230
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 158 226
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.23% -18.51%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £54.13 £47.50 £49.11
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -7.89%

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 18 January 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 January 2019. 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 -21 30 £475 +11.76%
Basingstoke -22 23 £500 +33.33% 2
Fareham +3 13 £403 -1.83% 2
Hook -3 11 £500 +36.99% 1
Havant -9 11 £469 +2.74%
Southampton -33 11 £429 -7.30% 4
Winchester -20 9 £375 -
Gosport - 9 £465 -
Farnborough -25 7 £550 +25.71% 3
Aldershot -12 5 £425 -11.46%
Eastleigh -4 2 £525 +2.44%
Andover -8 2 £406 -11.68% 1
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 83 (42.78%) Project Management
2 51 (26.29%) Finance
3 50 (25.77%) PRINCE2
4 41 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (13.40%) Oracle
6 26 (13.40%) Security Cleared
7 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
8 19 (9.79%) Windows
9 18 (9.28%) Microsoft
10 17 (8.76%) SAP
11 16 (8.25%) Waterfall
12 15 (7.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (7.73%) Unix
12 15 (7.73%) PMP
12 15 (7.73%) Telecoms
13 14 (7.22%) Change Management
13 14 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (7.22%) Degree
14 13 (6.70%) Office 365
14 13 (6.70%) Microsoft Project
15 12 (6.19%) Windows 10
15 12 (6.19%) ITIL
15 12 (6.19%) QA
16 11 (5.67%) Project Planning
16 11 (5.67%) Retail
16 11 (5.67%) ERP
16 11 (5.67%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (5.15%) Matrix Organization
17 10 (5.15%) Project Governance

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 (1.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.52%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) SAP ERP
1 4 (2.06%) SAP WM
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.55%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.03%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (1.03%) Lawson
4 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.70%) Office 365
3 4 (2.06%) SaaS
4 2 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.52%) BlueKai
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.06%) Broadband
2 3 (1.55%) Firewall
3 2 (1.03%) SNMP
4 1 (0.52%) DNS
4 1 (0.52%) DOCSIS
4 1 (0.52%) GSM
4 1 (0.52%) LAN
4 1 (0.52%) MPLS
4 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.52%) WAN
4 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.03%) Big Data
2 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.03%) Power BI
3 1 (0.52%) EDMS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.06%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 51 (26.29%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.67%) Retail
4 7 (3.61%) Billing
5 6 (3.09%) Electronics
6 5 (2.58%) Banking
6 5 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.58%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) French Language
7 2 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.09%) Middleware
2 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (3.09%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.58%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.55%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.52%) CESG
6 1 (0.52%) Fintech
6 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.52%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.79%) Windows
2 15 (7.73%) Unix
3 12 (6.19%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.06%) Linux
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (42.78%) Project Management
2 50 (25.77%) PRINCE2
3 41 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.25%) Waterfall
6 14 (7.22%) Change Management
7 12 (6.19%) ITIL
8 11 (5.67%) ERP
8 11 (5.67%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (5.67%) Project Planning
9 10 (5.15%) Matrix Organization
9 10 (5.15%) Project Governance
10 9 (4.64%) Migration
11 8 (4.12%) Matrix Management
11 8 (4.12%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (4.12%) Workflow
12 6 (3.09%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.09%) Programme Governance
12 6 (3.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.09%) SQL
2 3 (1.55%) C
3 1 (0.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.73%) PMP
3 15 (7.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (7.22%) Degree
5 9 (4.64%) PMI Certification
5 9 (4.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.58%) APMP
6 5 (2.58%) Master's Degree
7 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) APMG
8 1 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.52%) CISM
8 1 (0.52%) CISSP
8 1 (0.52%) HNC
8 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.19%) QA
2 9 (4.64%) PMO
3 3 (1.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.03%) SCCM
3 1 (0.52%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 26 (13.40%) Oracle
2 18 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.76%) SAP
4 7 (3.61%) VMware
5 3 (1.55%) Citrix
5 3 (1.55%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.03%) Ariba
6 2 (1.03%) CODA
6 2 (1.03%) Remedy
6 2 (1.03%) Symantec
6 2 (1.03%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.52%) Aruba
7 1 (0.52%) Axway
7 1 (0.52%) BT
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
7 1 (0.52%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.52%) Sophos