Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 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 Governance
England > South West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 174 192
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -27
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 30 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 12
South West median daily rate £540 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.85% +6.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £163
90th Percentile £606 £646 £450
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £21.07 -
% change year-on-year +101.71% - -

Project Governance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,172 4,492 4,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.29% 81.99% 81.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,585 3,006 3,423
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £514
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 279 247
South West median hourly rate £30.75 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Project Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in the South West

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Governance in the South West

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Governance in the South West over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Governance in the South West

Project Governance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Governance in the South West

Project Governance
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 Project Governance within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Bristol -4 13 £275 +4.76% 1
Wiltshire +11 8 £550 -12.00%
Somerset - 4 £456 -
Gloucestershire +14 3 £275 -38.89% 1
Dorset -7 2 - -
Project Governance
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Project Governance.

1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 8 (26.67%) Retail
6 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (20.00%) Change Control
7 6 (20.00%) PMO
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) Banking
8 5 (16.67%) CRM
9 4 (13.33%) Automotive
9 4 (13.33%) Legal
9 4 (13.33%) Change Management
9 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.33%) Logistics
9 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
9 4 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
10 3 (10.00%) Organisational Learning
10 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
10 3 (10.00%) Coaching
10 3 (10.00%) People Management
10 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
10 3 (10.00%) PMI

Project Governance
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:

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Automotive
4 4 (13.33%) Legal
5 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (23.33%) IT Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) PMO Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) IT Risk Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Service Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Velocity
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) PMI
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Change Control
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (13.33%) Change Management
8 4 (13.33%) Logistics
8 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
8 4 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
9 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Coaching
9 3 (10.00%) Organisational Learning
9 3 (10.00%) People Management
9 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CISA
2 2 (6.67%) CRISC
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Master's Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) IFRS
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) hybris
2 1 (3.33%) Progress
2 1 (3.33%) SAP