The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 13.64% 11.11% 9.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.75% 12.73% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate £340 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -25.71%
Project Management
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 55 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 72.73% 87.30% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 23
Average daily rate £290 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 4
Average hourly rate £30.50 £36.00 £45.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% -20.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.38 £32.00 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.60 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Project Management
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Automotive
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) PMP
2 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) German Language
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Rally
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (57.14%) Automotive
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing Engineering Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Pensions Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
1 3 (42.86%) PMP
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Rally