The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 16 27 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Project Management 17 15 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.37% 4.60% 14.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 5.24% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 48
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £380 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £392
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 286 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.02% 87.73% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 198 240
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 32 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +171.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -3 5 £400 -
Luton +12 4 £400 -8.57% 2
Dunstable - 1 £530 - 1
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 14 (45.16%) PRINCE2
2 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Payroll
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Finance
4 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.90%) People Management
5 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Advertising
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
6 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (6.45%) Service Design
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Server Building
6 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) CMS
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) Security Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) MPLS
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Bower
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Project Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Payroll Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) SOC Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) PMI
1 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) PRINCE2
2 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) People Management
3 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
4 3 (9.68%) SDLC
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.45%) Security Management
5 2 (6.45%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
5 2 (6.45%) Server Building
5 2 (6.45%) Service Design
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
2 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) PMP
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) PgMP
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Citrix
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.45%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.45%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau