Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 169 178
Rank change year-on-year -33 +9 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 23 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.69% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 21
South West median daily rate £320 £540 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.74% +54.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £198 £402 £230
90th Percentile £499 £606 £600
England median daily rate £475 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South West median hourly rate £38.00 - -
England median hourly rate £18.82 £42.50 £21.07
% change year-on-year -55.73% +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 5,439 4,339 4,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.83% 82.43% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,494 2,714 2,932
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £285 £255 £235
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 177 295
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% -7.10%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.55 £12.20
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.78
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.67% +5.67%

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 19 January 2019.

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

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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 19 January 2019. 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 -12 17 £320 -21.95% 3
Somerset -5 2 £483 +5.75%
Dorset +4 1 £225 - 1
Wiltshire -47 1 £450 -18.18%
Project Governance
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 19 (82.61%) Project Management
2 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
3 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
4 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) PMO
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
8 4 (17.39%) Change Control
8 4 (17.39%) PMI
8 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (13.04%) ITIL
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
9 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
9 3 (13.04%) QA
10 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (8.70%) Change Management
10 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
10 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
11 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
11 1 (4.35%) SAP
11 1 (4.35%) Billing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Project Manager
2 10 (43.48%) Junior
2 10 (43.48%) Junior Project Manager
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) PMO Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) HR Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Office Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Project Management
2 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Dependency Management
8 1 (4.35%) Line Management
8 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) People Management
8 1 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) APMP
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) PMO
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP