The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Croydon region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 11 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 6 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.06% 13.19% 23.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 16.67% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 22
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.31% -4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £326 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £498 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 72 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 65.88% 79.12% 59.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 51
Average daily rate £345 £399 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.53% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
1 5 (41.67%) Avaya
2 4 (33.33%) BCP
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Email Migration
5 1 (8.33%) iPad
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (8.33%) Social Network
5 1 (8.33%) BBC
5 1 (8.33%) Cadence
5 1 (8.33%) BT
5 1 (8.33%) pSOS
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Communications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) BBC
1 1 (8.33%) Social Network
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) BCP
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Email Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
1 5 (41.67%) Avaya
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) BT
4 1 (8.33%) Cadence