Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 April 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 Management
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 89 202 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 8.10% 14.87% 8.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.37% 17.92% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 161 89
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £380 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04% -11.25%
10th Percentile £304 £225 £222
90th Percentile £634 £600 £513
South West median daily rate £420 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +7.69% +0.65% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -21.43% -4.11%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 858 1,127 1,120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 78.07% 82.99% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 780 796
Wiltshire median daily rate £430 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +8.00% -10.18%
10th Percentile £299 £232 £240
90th Percentile £666 £575 £534
South West median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 41
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.75 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.32% +2.67% +78.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £31.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £39.03 £42.40 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.79% -2.50% +23.08%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Wiltshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Wiltshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Wiltshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Wiltshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Swindon -8 35 £445 -1.11% 5
Corsham -1 23 £450 +22.87% 1
Salisbury -7 4 £225 -24.37% 5
Chippenham 0 3 £248 -1.00% 3
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 40 (44.94%) Security Cleared
2 34 (38.20%) SC Cleared
3 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (23.60%) PRINCE2
5 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
6 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (15.73%) Finance
7 14 (15.73%) Risk Management
7 14 (15.73%) SharePoint
8 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (13.48%) SAP
9 12 (13.48%) Office 365
10 11 (12.36%) ITIL
10 11 (12.36%) C
10 11 (12.36%) Military
11 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
11 10 (11.24%) Migration
12 9 (10.11%) Manufacturing
12 9 (10.11%) Programme Management
12 9 (10.11%) Change Management
12 9 (10.11%) CRM
12 9 (10.11%) NsoIT
13 8 (8.99%) Billing
13 8 (8.99%) Degree
14 7 (7.87%) APMP
14 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (7.87%) Retail
14 7 (7.87%) Scrum
14 7 (7.87%) PMP

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 14 (15.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.12%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (2.25%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.25%) SAP CRM for Utilities
3 1 (1.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Intranet
2 2 (2.25%) Skype
2 2 (2.25%) SMS
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) EDRMS
1 2 (2.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (1.12%) VersionOne
General
1 14 (15.73%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Military
3 9 (10.11%) Manufacturing
4 8 (8.99%) Billing
5 7 (7.87%) Retail
6 5 (5.62%) Automotive
6 5 (5.62%) Legal
7 4 (4.49%) Marketing
7 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.37%) Electronics
9 2 (2.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (39.33%) Project Manager
2 11 (12.36%) Analyst
3 9 (10.11%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Programme Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Communications Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.37%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Procurement Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Programme Test Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (3.37%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.37%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) PMI
4 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) PRINCE2
3 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (15.73%) Risk Management
5 11 (12.36%) ITIL
6 10 (11.24%) Migration
7 9 (10.11%) Change Management
7 9 (10.11%) CRM
7 9 (10.11%) NsoIT
7 9 (10.11%) Programme Management
8 7 (7.87%) Decision-Making
8 7 (7.87%) Scrum
8 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (6.74%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 6 (6.74%) Logistics
9 6 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.74%) Resource Allocation
9 6 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Process Improvement
10 5 (5.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) C
2 2 (2.25%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) R
3 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Security Cleared
2 34 (38.20%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) Degree
4 7 (7.87%) APMP
4 7 (7.87%) PMP
5 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.62%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.37%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (3.37%) CISSP
6 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.25%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.25%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.25%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) CCDA
8 1 (1.12%) CCNA
8 1 (1.12%) CCNP
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) GDPR
1 6 (6.74%) PMO
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) SAP
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco
3 2 (2.25%) Juniper
3 2 (2.25%) Sophos
4 1 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.12%) CommVault
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) NetApp
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) VMware