The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 7 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.33% 5.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 83.33% 63.89% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 12
Average daily rate £425 £475 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +79.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) TickIT
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) ICT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Assistant Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco VoIP Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior VoIP Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) TickIT
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £35 to £45 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago