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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 7 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.51% 3.57% 33.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 5.88% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£323 - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £48.10 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
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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
35 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 94.59% 60.71% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 7
Average daily rate £345 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £425 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Average hourly rate £44.25 £41.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.62% +31.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (44.44%) PMP
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) PMI
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) German Language
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) JBoss
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (44.44%) PMP
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft