The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 16 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 10 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 6.06% 6.73% 10.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 8.14% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £423 £413 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.42% +33.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £440 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.43 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -15.38% +15.04%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 125 86 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 75.76% 82.69% 86.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 48
Median daily rate £430 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.47% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 12 21
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.05 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +15.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.83 £44.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Portsmouth

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Portsmouth

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Portsmouth

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) CA
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) PMO
4 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) Android
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Direct Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (15.00%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (15.00%) Android Development
4 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.00%) VMware

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (10.00%) Maximo
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) CRM Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Animation
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) LPAR
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Android
3 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Android Development
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Direct Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Document Management
4 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
2 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) CA
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Syclo
4 2 (10.00%) webMethods
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas