Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 29 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +20
Contract jobs citing Project Management 30 26 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.30% 5.07% 8.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 6.97% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 52
Southampton median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -9.72%
10th Percentile £275 £343 £225
90th Percentile £625 £488 £436
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year +6.67% -0.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Southampton median hourly rate £45.00 £25.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.47% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £25.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -51.43% +150.00%

Project Management 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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 342 373 565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 71.85% 72.71% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 263 393
Southampton median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £263 £217 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 40
Southampton median hourly rate £45.00 £14.25 £26.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.79% -46.17% +16.35%
10th Percentile £17.50 £11.44 £12.98
90th Percentile £50.49 £35.93 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +18.92%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.67%) CCNA
3 5 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) FMCG
4 4 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (13.33%) Logistics
4 4 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (13.33%) Finance
4 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (13.33%) SAP APO
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) LAN
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (10.00%) CISSP
5 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) Network Security

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:

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP APO
2 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
1 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) GIS
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 4 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Supply Chain Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (6.67%) FMCG Manager
5 2 (6.67%) FMCG Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Supply Chain Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) FMCG
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Logistics
3 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (3.33%) Cutover Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Governance
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Intel
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft