The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 March 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 21 25 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 8.05% 8.77% 11.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 12.02% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 43
Median daily rate £375 £363 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -36.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £218 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £478 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +2.80% +0.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -21.42% +23.89%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 205 208 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 78.54% 72.98% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 135 239
Median daily rate £450 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Southampton

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Southampton

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Southampton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Southampton

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
2 8 (21.62%) Change Management
2 8 (21.62%) Migration
3 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Content Management
4 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) Office 365
4 6 (16.22%) Records Management
4 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
4 6 (16.22%) EDRMS
4 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
5 5 (13.51%) SAP
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.81%) Finance
6 4 (10.81%) Intranet
6 4 (10.81%) MS Project
6 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
6 4 (10.81%) VoIP
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) CCNA
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.81%) Coaching
6 4 (10.81%) Logistics
6 4 (10.81%) Degree
6 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
7 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Project
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.70%) SAP cProjects
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Intranet
1 4 (10.81%) VoIP
2 3 (8.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Publishing
4 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) German Language
5 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Business Change Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Change Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum Master
7 2 (5.41%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
7 2 (5.41%) SAP Manager
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Supply Chain Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.41%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
2 8 (21.62%) Change Management
2 8 (21.62%) Migration
3 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Content Management
4 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) Records Management
4 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Coaching
6 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Logistics
6 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Kanban
7 3 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (8.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CCNA
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) SAP
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) ESRI
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) RedPrairie
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