The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 29 June 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.

Project Management
South West > Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -25 +3  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 2 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.95% 8.68% 6.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 11.23% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 13
Somerset median daily rate £388 £371 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% -8.33%  
10th Percentile £335 £263 £328
90th Percentile £420 £431 £458
South West median daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +7.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £32.50 -
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £18.82
% change year-on-year +36.36% +46.12%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 164 187 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.10% 77.27% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 393 571
Somerset median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
10th Percentile £325 £275 £300
90th Percentile £575 £985 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 74 129
Somerset median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  
10th Percentile £46.25 £21.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £42.45 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Somerset

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Somerset

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Somerset

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -6 1 £350 - 2
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (22.22%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 2 (22.22%) APMP
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Process Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) PMP

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Public Sector Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Assistant Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Bid Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Bid Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Controller
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Process Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) APMP
1 2 (22.22%) PMP
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SAP