Period
to 20 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 283 299 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.63% 8.31% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.08% 8.71% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 217 189
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.71% -5.49% +2.50%
10th Percentile £355 £313 £275
90th Percentile £538 £525 £510
South East median daily rate £468 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.82 £30.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.27% -28.57% -16.00%
South East median hourly rate £34.57 £32.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.03% -11.11% -20.00%

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 3,502 3,431 3,671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.39% 95.39% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,091 2,079 2,279
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £236 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 178 236
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +42.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £55.25
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +14.29%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -10 34 £475 +22.58% 1
Hook +15 24 £398 +7.43% 1
Basingstoke -19 23 £475 +26.67% 3
Southampton -31 19 £450 -3.23% 2
Havant +1 16 £463 +1.37%
Farnborough -3 16 £423 -6.00% 2
Winchester -5 14 £413 +13.79% 3
Eastleigh +14 12 £494 +11.27% 1
Fareham +1 12 £463 +20.13%
Gosport - 11 £460 -
Aldershot +1 7 £440 -16.19%
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 123 (43.46%) Project Management
2 95 (33.57%) PRINCE2
3 75 (26.50%) Finance
4 65 (22.97%) Security Cleared
5 62 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (18.37%) SC Cleared
7 46 (16.25%) Migration
7 46 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (15.90%) PMP
9 43 (15.19%) Oracle
10 38 (13.43%) Windows
11 35 (12.37%) Microsoft
12 32 (11.31%) Microsoft Project
13 31 (10.95%) Project Planning
13 31 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
14 28 (9.89%) PMI Certification
15 26 (9.19%) Microsoft Office
15 26 (9.19%) Office 365
16 24 (8.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 21 (7.42%) Retail
17 21 (7.42%) Change Management
17 21 (7.42%) Windows 10
17 21 (7.42%) Matrix Organization
18 20 (7.07%) Waterfall
19 17 (6.01%) QA
20 16 (5.65%) Data Migration
20 16 (5.65%) SharePoint
21 15 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 15 (5.30%) Risk Assessment
21 15 (5.30%) SDLC

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 16 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.35%) CMS
3 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (11.31%) Microsoft Project
2 26 (9.19%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.06%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.71%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.71%) Lawson
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (9.19%) Office 365
3 4 (1.41%) SaaS
4 3 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.06%) BlueKai
5 1 (0.35%) IaaS
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.77%) Firewall
2 4 (1.41%) Skype
3 3 (1.06%) LAN
3 3 (1.06%) WAN
4 2 (0.71%) Broadband
4 2 (0.71%) DMZ
4 2 (0.71%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) DSL
5 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (2.47%) Big Data
2 7 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
General
1 75 (26.50%) Finance
2 21 (7.42%) Retail
3 13 (4.59%) Legal
4 8 (2.83%) Billing
4 8 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.47%) Banking
6 4 (1.41%) French Language
7 3 (1.06%) Marketing
7 3 (1.06%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.06%) Middleware
1 3 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.71%) LDAP
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.24%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.89%) Smart Meter
3 6 (2.12%) Virtual Team
4 5 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.06%) BYOD
5 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.71%) Life Science
6 2 (0.71%) LIMS
6 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.71%) User Experience
7 1 (0.35%) CESG
7 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.35%) Contactless
7 1 (0.35%) Digital Wallet
7 1 (0.35%) EPoS
7 1 (0.35%) FMCG
7 1 (0.35%) PMI
7 1 (0.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.43%) Windows
2 21 (7.42%) Windows 10
3 14 (4.95%) Unix
4 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.06%) Linux
7 2 (0.71%) AIX
7 2 (0.71%) Solaris
7 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (43.46%) Project Management
2 95 (33.57%) PRINCE2
3 62 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (16.25%) Migration
5 31 (10.95%) Project Planning
6 21 (7.42%) Change Management
6 21 (7.42%) Matrix Organization
7 20 (7.07%) Waterfall
8 16 (5.65%) Data Migration
9 15 (5.30%) Programme Governance
9 15 (5.30%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (5.30%) SDLC
10 14 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (4.95%) Project Governance
11 13 (4.59%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
11 13 (4.59%) Resource Allocation
11 13 (4.59%) Supplier Management
12 12 (4.24%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (3.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.47%) C
2 6 (2.12%) SQL
3 3 (1.06%) R
4 1 (0.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (22.97%) Security Cleared
2 52 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 45 (15.90%) PMP
4 28 (9.89%) PMI Certification
5 24 (8.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (4.24%) DV Cleared
8 10 (3.53%) Degree
9 5 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.06%) APMP
11 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.35%) CISM
12 1 (0.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.01%) QA
2 13 (4.59%) PMO
3 8 (2.83%) GDPR
4 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.71%) GxP
6 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (4.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.06%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 43 (15.19%) Oracle
2 35 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.24%) SAP
4 7 (2.47%) Citrix
5 6 (2.12%) VMware
6 5 (1.77%) Cisco
6 5 (1.77%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.06%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.06%) Informatica
8 3 (1.06%) MapR
8 3 (1.06%) NetApp
8 3 (1.06%) Siebel
8 3 (1.06%) Tableau
9 2 (0.71%) Ariba
9 2 (0.71%) CODA
9 2 (0.71%) Remedy
10 1 (0.35%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.35%) Symantec
10 1 (0.35%) TIBCO