Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 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 Management
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 10 7
Rank change year-on-year -36 -3 +9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 92 108 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.72% 10.33% 12.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 12.75% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 78 145
Wiltshire median daily rate £460 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.12% +13.33% +4.53%
10th Percentile £289 £309 £229
90th Percentile £645 £638 £635
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £51.70 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.65 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +29.64% - -29.49%

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 1,648 847 1,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 84.47% 80.98% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,073 593 798
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £298 £246
90th Percentile £650 £626 £575
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.17% +0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 11 35
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +6.21%
10th Percentile £32.53 £13.00 £17.15
90th Percentile £50.00 £38.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.25 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +34.17% -20.00% -4.46%

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 23 February 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 February 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
Swindon -40 31 £450 +0.56% 7
Corsham -22 25 £500 +35.14% 1
Salisbury -17 14 £450 -15.09% 3
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 54 (58.70%) Security Cleared
2 42 (45.65%) SC Cleared
3 31 (33.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Project
6 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
7 21 (22.83%) Finance
8 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
9 18 (19.57%) SharePoint
10 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (17.39%) Risk Management
10 16 (17.39%) DV Cleared
11 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (14.13%) Windows
12 11 (11.96%) ITIL
12 11 (11.96%) Office 365
12 11 (11.96%) Decision-Making
13 10 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (10.87%) APMP
13 10 (10.87%) VMware
14 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (9.78%) Windows 10
14 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
15 8 (8.70%) DevOps
15 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
16 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
16 7 (7.61%) Cisco
16 7 (7.61%) SAP
16 7 (7.61%) Military

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 18 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.09%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Office 365
2 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (4.35%) FTP
2 4 (4.35%) HTTP
2 4 (4.35%) SMTP
2 4 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
2 4 (4.35%) SSH
3 2 (2.17%) DHCP
3 2 (2.17%) LAN
3 2 (2.17%) Skype
3 2 (2.17%) VPN
3 2 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) SAN
4 1 (1.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) JIRA
2 6 (6.52%) Bitbucket
3 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Military
3 5 (5.43%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.35%) Back Office
5 3 (3.26%) Retail
6 2 (2.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Project Manager
2 8 (8.70%) Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.43%) Architect
5 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Project Controller
6 4 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Developer
7 3 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.26%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Service Management Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Service Management Project Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
1 3 (3.26%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) Apache NiFi
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.09%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.09%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.09%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.09%) PKI
5 1 (1.09%) Tandem
5 1 (1.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Windows
2 9 (9.78%) Windows 10
2 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
2 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.43%) Linux
4 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) AIX
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.09%) Solaris
5 1 (1.09%) Unix
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 16 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 11 (11.96%) Decision-Making
5 11 (11.96%) ITIL
6 10 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (8.70%) DevOps
8 7 (7.61%) Process Improvement
9 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.52%) Commercial Awareness
9 6 (6.52%) Scrum
9 6 (6.52%) Service Management
9 6 (6.52%) Validation
10 5 (5.43%) Migration
10 5 (5.43%) Six Sigma
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.35%) Kanban
11 4 (4.35%) MODAF
11 4 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) C#
1 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (5.43%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) Java
2 4 (4.35%) Python
2 4 (4.35%) VBA
3 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (58.70%) Security Cleared
2 42 (45.65%) SC Cleared
3 16 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 10 (10.87%) APMP
5 5 (5.43%) Degree
6 4 (4.35%) PMP
6 4 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (3.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (2.17%) DBS Check
8 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) PMO
2 2 (2.17%) COBIT
2 2 (2.17%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) P3O
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.09%) Docker
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) SCCM
1 4 (4.35%) SCOM
1 4 (4.35%) vCenter Server
1 4 (4.35%) vRealize
2 3 (3.26%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.09%) Ansible
3 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) VMware
3 7 (7.61%) Cisco
3 7 (7.61%) SAP
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 3 (3.26%) IBM
6 2 (2.17%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.17%) F5
7 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.09%) EMC
7 1 (1.09%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.09%) HP
7 1 (1.09%) JDA
7 1 (1.09%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.09%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.09%) Tableau