Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -25 +5 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 81 184 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.50% 13.90% 9.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 16.00% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 122 92
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +11.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £312 £255 £275
90th Percentile £538 £549 £515
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £22.79 - £44.25
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.09% -9.57%

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 1,264 1,150 1,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 85.81% 86.86% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 751 712
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £269 £255
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 25 28
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.67% +0.67% +71.26%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £14.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.00 £76.75
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £39.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +7.24% +9.86% -4.05%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -21 29 £450 -1.10% 14
Corsham -12 17 £380 -8.98% 2
Salisbury -13 13 £525 +31.25% 3
Chippenham +3 2 - - 2
Marlborough - 1 - -
Project Management
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 38 (46.91%) Security Cleared
2 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (32.10%) PRINCE2
4 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
5 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (23.46%) Finance
7 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Project
7 17 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (19.75%) ITIL
9 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (14.81%) Manufacturing
9 12 (14.81%) DV Cleared
10 11 (13.58%) Military
11 10 (12.35%) Migration
11 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
12 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
12 9 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (9.88%) ArchiMate
13 8 (9.88%) Software-Defined Networking
13 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (9.88%) Project Planning
13 8 (9.88%) Service Management
13 8 (9.88%) Cisco
13 8 (9.88%) PMP
14 7 (8.64%) Degree
14 7 (8.64%) APMP

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 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.23%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (1.23%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (3.70%) Skype
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 11 (13.58%) Military
4 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.94%) Legal
6 3 (3.70%) Automotive
6 3 (3.70%) Retail
7 2 (2.47%) Banking
7 2 (2.47%) Billing
7 2 (2.47%) Electronics
7 2 (2.47%) Law
7 2 (2.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (41.98%) Project Manager
2 12 (14.81%) Analyst
3 9 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (8.64%) Architect
4 7 (8.64%) Coordinator
4 7 (8.64%) Project Coordinator
5 6 (7.41%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.94%) Service Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Health and Safety Manager
8 3 (3.70%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.70%) ICT Manager
8 3 (3.70%) ICT Network Manager
8 3 (3.70%) ICT Project Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (3.70%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Velocity
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) COM
2 1 (1.23%) Middleware
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.70%) PMI
3 3 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
1 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
1 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
1 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) PRINCE2
2 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (19.75%) ITIL
5 10 (12.35%) Migration
6 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 9 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (9.88%) ArchiMate
7 8 (9.88%) Project Planning
7 8 (9.88%) Service Management
8 6 (7.41%) Change Management
8 6 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.41%) Service Design
9 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.17%) Process Improvement
9 5 (6.17%) Scrum
9 5 (6.17%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) C
2 1 (1.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 38 (46.91%) Security Cleared
2 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.81%) DV Cleared
4 8 (9.88%) PMP
5 7 (8.64%) APMP
5 7 (8.64%) Degree
6 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (3.70%) CISSP
7 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (3.70%) Server+ Certification
8 2 (2.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (2.47%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) IIBA
9 1 (1.23%) MBA
9 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) PMO
3 2 (2.47%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.47%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) SCOM
2 2 (2.47%) vRealize
3 1 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) Cisco
3 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 3 (3.70%) Juniper
4 3 (3.70%) Sophos
5 2 (2.47%) Progress
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) CA
6 1 (1.23%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.23%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) Siebel
6 1 (1.23%) Splunk