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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 25 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.67% 7.50% 11.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 10.71% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
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£475 £603 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.16% +44.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £375 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £653 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.52% -11.53%
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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
127 56 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 84.67% 70.00% 76.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 46 49
Average daily rate £438 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 16 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Migration
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (25.00%) MS Project
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco
6 6 (21.43%) Citrix
6 6 (21.43%) Avaya
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (17.86%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (17.86%) MCTS
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 5 (17.86%) MS Office
7 5 (17.86%) Change Management
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (14.29%) WAN
8 4 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
9 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) FileNet
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Project
2 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSL
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) IVR
1 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) Line Management
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) DSDM
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (17.86%) MCTS
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) P3O
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Citrix
2 6 (21.43%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
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