The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 15 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 14.29% 3.23% 13.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.65% 4.35% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £180 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £180 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £180 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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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 Chelmsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 80.95% 74.19% 67.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 15 16
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £182 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) PBX
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) RFID
6 2 (11.11%) CCTV
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) QA
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
7 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
7 1 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) .NET

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) RFID
2 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Support Analyst
3 10 (55.56%) Applications Support
3 10 (55.56%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Systems Support
5 5 (27.78%) Systems Support Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Support
7 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle