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 20 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 7 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 13.73% 10.39% 41.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.56% 14.04% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
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£600 £475 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.54 £35.05
% change year-on-year
-17.99% -4.32%
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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
45 57 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 88.24% 74.03% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 15
Average daily rate £328 £456 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.21% +92.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £288 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £643 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 16
Average hourly rate £36.00 £45.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.87% +22.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.50 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £46.00 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
3 9 (42.86%) Software Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) PMP
4 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (28.57%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) ISPF
7 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (19.05%) CICS
7 4 (19.05%) JCL
7 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
7 4 (19.05%) UNIX
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) Change Control
9 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.52%) MS Project
9 2 (9.52%) MS Office
9 2 (9.52%) SOA
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.76%) ERP
10 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
10 1 (4.76%) Windows
10 1 (4.76%) JBoss
10 1 (4.76%) C#
10 1 (4.76%) Java

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) CICS
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Planner
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) ISPF
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) WinForms
2 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
2 9 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.76%) MVVM
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) JCL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) PMP
2 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) VMware