Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 168 189
Rank change year-on-year -30 +21 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 23 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.62% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.74% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 25
South West median daily rate £338 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +12.50% +14.12%
10th Percentile £268 £331 £299
90th Percentile £499 £550 £495
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £37.75 - -
England median hourly rate £28.16 £51.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year -45.06% +210.61% -73.81%

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 5,168 4,580 4,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.46% 83.15% 81.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,193 2,893 3,144
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 189 265
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.04%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.79 £12.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

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

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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 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Governance in the South West

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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 16 October 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 -6 16 £320 -22.42% 4
Somerset -9 2 £483 +13.53%
Dorset -4 1 - -
Wiltshire -23 1 £450 -17.43%
Gloucestershire - 1 £450 -
Project Governance
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 (73.91%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) PMO
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Gantt Chart
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) PMI
7 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
7 2 (8.70%) QA
8 1 (4.35%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (4.35%) Commercial Awareness
8 1 (4.35%) Decision-Making
8 1 (4.35%) NsoIT
8 1 (4.35%) BMC
8 1 (4.35%) Remedy
8 1 (4.35%) Windows
8 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.35%) Service Management
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (4.35%) SAP

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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 (4.35%) MS Project Server
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.35%) SAP IS-U
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Project Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Junior
2 9 (39.13%) Junior Project Manager
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Finance Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Office Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Gantt Chart
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) People Management
7 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) BMC
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy
1 1 (4.35%) SAP