Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Digital Project Manager was £418 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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.

Digital Project Manager
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 182 216
Rank change year-on-year -15 +34 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 13 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.37% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.39% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 9
South West median daily rate £418 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.60% -30.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £306 £230 £333
90th Percentile £488 £491 £528
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -20.00% +40.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5369 5418 6233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 94.95% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3365 3520 4060
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £210 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 344 395
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +40.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £46.20
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Digital Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Digital Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Project Manager in the South West

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Project Manager in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Project Manager in the South West

Digital Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Project Manager in the South West

Digital Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire -3 5 £425 +41.67%
Bristol -18 3 £410 +42.61% 2
Somerset -7 2 £425 +21.43%
Devon - 2 £375 -
Digital Project Manager
England

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Digital Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 3 (23.08%) Project Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) User Experience
6 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) SLA
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
7 1 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management

Digital Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Heroku
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Flask
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Process Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.69%) WSO2