The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 9 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 7 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.86% 13.27% 16.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 17.11% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 16
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£600 £405 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £134 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £477 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.10 £29.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+2.03% +5.35%
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 76 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 70.89% 77.55% 55.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 59 51
Average daily rate £450 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Avaya
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) BCP
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Social Network
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) iPad
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Transformation Programme Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Social Network
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) BCP
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) Avaya
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Cadence
Croydon, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
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