The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood 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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 9 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 7.14% 30.00% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 42.86% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£345 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.93% -6.15%
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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 Brentwood region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 95.24% 70.00% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 10
Average daily rate £345 £550 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% +61.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £286 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -11.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) WebFOCUS
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Teradata
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) PMI
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) German Language
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) WebFOCUS
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) German Language
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Teradata
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle