The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 14 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 204 262 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.21% 8.35% 9.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.35% 10.74% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 143 187
Median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 15
Median hourly rate £29.50 £24.32 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -5.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £46.00 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.00 £30.10
% change year-on-year
-20.31% +6.31%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1971 2439 2521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.32% 77.75% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1472 1506
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 171 152
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% +6.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 71 £406 -22.61% 20
Essex +3 54 £365 +4.28% 8
Cambridgeshire -2 30 £375 -16.66% 10
Suffolk +7 18 £425 -10.52% 3
Bedfordshire -13 17 £464 +27.12% 13
Norfolk +4 15 £375 +15.38%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 150 (35.21%) PRINCE2
2 134 (31.46%) Finance
3 98 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 59 (13.85%) ITIL
6 59 (13.85%) Business Analysis
7 51 (11.97%) Change Management
8 46 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (10.56%) MS Excel
10 41 (9.62%) PMI Certification
11 38 (8.92%) Degree
12 37 (8.69%) Management Information System
13 36 (8.45%) Change Control
14 35 (8.22%) Windows
14 35 (8.22%) MS Project
15 33 (7.75%) SQL
15 33 (7.75%) Automotive
16 31 (7.28%) Risk Management
16 31 (7.28%) Information Security
16 31 (7.28%) Oracle
16 31 (7.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 29 (6.81%) Waterfall
18 28 (6.57%) SAP
19 27 (6.34%) MS Office
19 27 (6.34%) SQL Server
20 26 (6.10%) PMI
21 25 (5.87%) CRM
21 25 (5.87%) Manufacturing
21 25 (5.87%) SDLC

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.35%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.88%) Documentum
4 6 (1.41%) MS Project Server
5 5 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.17%) IIS
6 3 (0.70%) CMS
6 3 (0.70%) Confluence
6 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.47%) iPlanet
7 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.47%) SAS
7 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 45 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.22%) MS Project
3 27 (6.34%) MS Office
4 24 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (5.16%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.47%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.47%) Primavera
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.47%) Summit
4 1 (0.23%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Lawson
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.11%) Office 365
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.94%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.94%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.70%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (0.70%) SaaS
4 3 (0.70%) Yammer
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.23%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.23%) Firewall
2 10 (2.35%) SAN
2 10 (2.35%) WAN
3 9 (2.11%) Internet
3 9 (2.11%) LAN
4 7 (1.64%) Intranet
4 7 (1.64%) VPN
5 6 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.41%) WebEx
6 5 (1.17%) BIG-IP
6 5 (1.17%) DNS
6 5 (1.17%) Network Security
7 4 (0.94%) GSM
7 4 (0.94%) NAS
7 4 (0.94%) UMTS
7 4 (0.94%) Wireless
8 3 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.70%) Skype
8 3 (0.70%) VLAN
8 3 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.11%) DB2
3 6 (1.41%) Hadoop
3 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.94%) Big Data
5 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.94%) MS Access
6 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.70%) NonStop SQL
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.70%) QlikView
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.47%) GIS
7 2 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.82%) JIRA
2 5 (1.17%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.23%) MSI
4 1 (0.23%) Selenium
4 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 134 (31.46%) Finance
2 33 (7.75%) Automotive
3 25 (5.87%) Manufacturing
4 24 (5.63%) Legal
5 18 (4.23%) Banking
5 18 (4.23%) Retail
6 16 (3.76%) Marketing
7 14 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (2.11%) German Language
10 7 (1.64%) Advertising
11 6 (1.41%) Billing
12 4 (0.94%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) French Language
13 1 (0.23%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 220 (51.64%) Project Manager
2 71 (16.67%) Analyst
3 52 (12.21%) Business Analyst
4 46 (10.80%) IT Manager
5 38 (8.92%) IT Project Manager
6 33 (7.75%) Infrastructure Manager
7 29 (6.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 27 (6.34%) Senior Manager
9 22 (5.16%) Senior Project Manager
10 21 (4.93%) Security Manager
11 19 (4.46%) Security Project Manager
12 15 (3.52%) Technical Manager
13 14 (3.29%) Technical Project Manager
14 13 (3.05%) Consultant
15 11 (2.58%) Senior Analyst
16 10 (2.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
17 9 (2.11%) Senior Business Analyst
18 8 (1.88%) IT Business Analyst
18 8 (1.88%) Project Analyst
18 8 (1.88%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.58%) .NET
2 10 (2.35%) Middleware
3 9 (2.11%) J2EE
4 6 (1.41%) COM
4 6 (1.41%) HTML
5 5 (1.17%) CSS
5 5 (1.17%) JSP
6 4 (0.94%) Web Services
7 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.47%) WSDL
7 2 (0.47%) XSD
8 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.23%) CSS3
8 1 (0.23%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.23%) HTML5
8 1 (0.23%) LAMP
8 1 (0.23%) OAuth
8 1 (0.23%) OpenID
8 1 (0.23%) SAML
8 1 (0.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.69%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.10%) PMI
4 14 (3.29%) Mainframe
5 13 (3.05%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (2.82%) User Experience
7 11 (2.58%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.35%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.41%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.17%) e-Learning
10 5 (1.17%) NHS
10 5 (1.17%) Robotics
10 5 (1.17%) Social Media
10 5 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.94%) Blog
11 4 (0.94%) Clustering
11 4 (0.94%) Informatics
11 4 (0.94%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.22%) Windows
2 14 (3.29%) Linux
3 11 (2.58%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.88%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.41%) Unix
6 5 (1.17%) AIX
6 5 (1.17%) Solaris
7 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.70%) CentOS
8 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Android
9 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (35.21%) PRINCE2
2 98 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (13.85%) Business Analysis
4 59 (13.85%) ITIL
5 51 (11.97%) Change Management
6 36 (8.45%) Change Control
7 31 (7.28%) Information Security
7 31 (7.28%) Risk Management
8 29 (6.81%) Waterfall
9 25 (5.87%) CRM
9 25 (5.87%) SDLC
10 21 (4.93%) Use Case
11 20 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (4.69%) Migration
12 17 (3.99%) Configuration Management
12 17 (3.99%) Project Governance
13 16 (3.76%) Analytics
13 16 (3.76%) Logistics
14 15 (3.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (7.75%) SQL
2 16 (3.76%) Java
3 9 (2.11%) C#
4 7 (1.64%) C
5 6 (1.41%) COBOL
5 6 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.94%) Python
8 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.23%) JCL
9 1 (0.23%) NATURAL
9 1 (0.23%) Perl
9 1 (0.23%) PHP
9 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (9.62%) PMI Certification
2 38 (8.92%) Degree
3 31 (7.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (4.93%) PMP
5 20 (4.69%) CISSP
6 18 (4.23%) ISEB
7 17 (3.99%) CISM
7 17 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (3.76%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.52%) CISA
10 11 (2.58%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.88%) CCNA
13 7 (1.64%) APMP
14 5 (1.17%) CBAP
15 4 (0.94%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
16 3 (0.70%) CCDA
16 3 (0.70%) CCNP
16 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.16%) SLA
2 16 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.64%) JSP 440
3 7 (1.64%) QA
4 6 (1.41%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.47%) GCP
6 2 (0.47%) GLP
6 2 (0.47%) GMP
6 2 (0.47%) GxP
6 2 (0.47%) P3O
6 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.41%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (1.17%) vSphere
5 2 (0.47%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.23%) Docker
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.47%) SCCM
2 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.28%) Oracle
3 28 (6.57%) SAP
4 20 (4.69%) VMware
5 16 (3.76%) Cisco
6 11 (2.58%) HP
7 9 (2.11%) Citrix
7 9 (2.11%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.88%) Infor
9 7 (1.64%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.64%) Sun
10 6 (1.41%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.41%) IBM
10 6 (1.41%) Rally
11 5 (1.17%) Blue Prism
11 5 (1.17%) F5
11 5 (1.17%) Kofax
11 5 (1.17%) Pega
11 5 (1.17%) Splunk
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