The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 14 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 127 126 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.91% 7.89% 8.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.75% 11.73% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 83 62
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£375 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 - £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £80.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
Project Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1081 1074 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 67.31% 67.25% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 592 468
Average daily rate £375 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £110 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 56 70
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -47.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.11 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.50 £45.00
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 the East Midlands

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -4 39 £375 +78.57% 11
Nottinghamshire +14 33 £275 -20.86% 11
Leicestershire +23 23 £375 +2.45% 6
Derbyshire -1 19 £400 +25.00% 5
Lincolnshire - - - -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 84 (32.56%) PRINCE2
2 65 (25.19%) Finance
3 64 (24.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (11.63%) ITIL
6 30 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 24 (9.30%) MS Project
7 24 (9.30%) Banking
7 24 (9.30%) Change Management
8 23 (8.91%) Degree
9 21 (8.14%) MS Office
9 21 (8.14%) MS Excel
10 20 (7.75%) Migration
10 20 (7.75%) Supplier Management
11 19 (7.36%) SAP
12 18 (6.98%) Windows
12 18 (6.98%) PRINCE
13 17 (6.59%) PMI Certification
13 17 (6.59%) Programme Management
14 16 (6.20%) Project Planning
14 16 (6.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 16 (6.20%) Change Control
15 15 (5.81%) Security Cleared
15 15 (5.81%) Service Management
16 14 (5.43%) VMware
16 14 (5.43%) Logistics
17 13 (5.04%) PMP
17 13 (5.04%) IBM
17 13 (5.04%) Oracle

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.55%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.78%) SAS
4 2 (0.78%) Apache
4 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.39%) CICS
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.39%) Quickr
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (9.30%) MS Project
2 21 (8.14%) MS Office
2 21 (8.14%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Stata
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Maximo
2 3 (1.16%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.39%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) IaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.49%) LAN
2 8 (3.10%) WAN
2 8 (3.10%) Wireless
3 5 (1.94%) VoIP
4 4 (1.55%) HTTP
4 4 (1.55%) Intranet
5 3 (1.16%) DNS
5 3 (1.16%) Firewall
5 3 (1.16%) WLAN
5 3 (1.16%) Network Security
6 2 (0.78%) SNMP
6 2 (0.78%) SAN
6 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.78%) Internet
7 1 (0.39%) MPLS
7 1 (0.39%) SSL
7 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) SMS
7 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.16%) MySQL
3 2 (0.78%) Big Data
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.78%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.39%) Essbase
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.39%) DTS
4 1 (0.39%) DB2
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.10%) JIRA
1 8 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.78%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.78%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.78%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.39%) JMeter
4 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
General
1 65 (25.19%) Finance
2 24 (9.30%) Banking
3 12 (4.65%) Retail
4 10 (3.88%) Legal
4 10 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.71%) Marketing
7 3 (1.16%) Local Government
7 3 (1.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 115 (44.57%) Project Manager
2 29 (11.24%) Analyst
3 16 (6.20%) Business Analyst
4 12 (4.65%) Change Manager
4 12 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 9 (3.49%) Business Manager
7 7 (2.71%) Environment Manager
7 7 (2.71%) Change Project Manager
7 7 (2.71%) Consultant
7 7 (2.71%) Programme Manager
7 7 (2.71%) Service Manager
7 7 (2.71%) Business Project Manager
8 6 (2.33%) Administrator
8 6 (2.33%) Architect
8 6 (2.33%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (1.94%) Portfolio Manager
9 5 (1.94%) Test Manager
9 5 (1.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.33%) Middleware
2 2 (0.78%) OLE
2 2 (0.78%) Ajax
2 2 (0.78%) Velocity
2 2 (0.78%) XHTML
2 2 (0.78%) HTML
2 2 (0.78%) J2EE
2 2 (0.78%) EJB
2 2 (0.78%) CSS
2 2 (0.78%) JDBC
2 2 (0.78%) JSP
2 2 (0.78%) Servlets
2 2 (0.78%) Struts
3 1 (0.39%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) COM
3 1 (0.39%) .NET
3 1 (0.39%) WPF
3 1 (0.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.65%) PMI
3 11 (4.26%) NHS
4 8 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.55%) Economics
6 3 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.16%) FMCG
7 2 (0.78%) iSeries
7 2 (0.78%) Open Source
7 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.78%) Informatics
7 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.39%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.39%) Statistics
8 1 (0.39%) AS400
8 1 (0.39%) Tandem
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.98%) Windows
2 9 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.71%) Linux
4 7 (2.71%) UNIX
4 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.94%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.56%) PRINCE2
2 64 (24.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (11.63%) ITIL
5 24 (9.30%) Change Management
6 20 (7.75%) Supplier Management
6 20 (7.75%) Migration
7 18 (6.98%) PRINCE
8 17 (6.59%) Programme Management
9 16 (6.20%) Project Planning
9 16 (6.20%) Change Control
10 15 (5.81%) Service Management
11 14 (5.43%) Logistics
12 11 (4.26%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (3.88%) Mentoring
13 10 (3.88%) Coaching
13 10 (3.88%) E-Commerce
14 9 (3.49%) ERP
15 8 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.26%) C
2 5 (1.94%) SQL
3 4 (1.55%) Java
4 3 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.78%) VB
5 2 (0.78%) VBA
5 2 (0.78%) C++
6 1 (0.39%) COBOL
6 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (8.91%) Degree
2 17 (6.59%) PMI Certification
3 16 (6.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 13 (5.04%) PMP
6 10 (3.88%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.55%) CCNA
9 4 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.55%) APMP
10 3 (1.16%) ISEB
10 3 (1.16%) HNC
10 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.78%) MCSE
11 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.78%) VCP5
11 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.39%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.78%) SLA
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.78%) P3O
4 1 (0.39%) CDISC
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.71%) Docker
3 4 (1.55%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.78%) XenServer
4 2 (0.78%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.94%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.39%) MOM
3 1 (0.39%) SCCM
3 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.36%) SAP
3 14 (5.43%) VMware
4 13 (5.04%) IBM
4 13 (5.04%) Oracle
5 12 (4.65%) HP
6 9 (3.49%) Cisco
7 5 (1.94%) Citrix
7 5 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.16%) Google
10 2 (0.78%) hybris
10 2 (0.78%) Remedy
10 2 (0.78%) BT
10 2 (0.78%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.39%) BMC
11 1 (0.39%) JDA
11 1 (0.39%) Lotus
11 1 (0.39%) Mitel
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Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
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Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £25,000 per annum/pro-rata
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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