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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / East of England
Rank 18 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 151 176 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.96% 7.60% 9.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.71% 9.69% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 103 172
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £302 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Median hourly rate £44.16 £27.50 £35.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.56% -21.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £22.30 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.59 £35.50 £48.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.47
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.16%

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
1734 1816 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.87% 78.41% 76.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 1088 1219
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 168 140
Median hourly rate £36.89 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £46.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire -2 42 £450 - 27
Hertfordshire -4 40 £450 +11.17% 15
Essex -8 30 £363 -24.87% 8
Suffolk 0 18 £381 -10.29% 2
Bedfordshire +11 17 £425 -5.55% 3
Norfolk -14 5 £350 -12.50% 5
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 110 (32.84%) PRINCE2
2 107 (31.94%) Finance
3 77 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 43 (12.84%) Risk Management
7 41 (12.24%) MS Excel
8 40 (11.94%) Change Management
9 35 (10.45%) Degree
10 33 (9.85%) Management Information System
11 29 (8.66%) Oracle
12 28 (8.36%) MS Project
12 28 (8.36%) ITIL
12 28 (8.36%) Migration
12 28 (8.36%) Waterfall
13 27 (8.06%) Programme Management
13 27 (8.06%) Windows
14 24 (7.16%) PMI Certification
14 24 (7.16%) Retail
15 22 (6.57%) Manufacturing
15 22 (6.57%) SQL
15 22 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (6.27%) Active Directory
16 21 (6.27%) MS PowerPoint
16 21 (6.27%) Time Management
17 19 (5.67%) PMI
17 19 (5.67%) Business Analysis
18 18 (5.37%) Project Planning
18 18 (5.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 18 (5.37%) MS Office

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 13 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.39%) CMS
3 7 (2.09%) IIS
3 7 (2.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.90%) Confluence
5 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.60%) Moodle
5 2 (0.60%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.30%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.30%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.36%) MS Project
3 21 (6.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (5.37%) MS Office
5 10 (2.99%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.39%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.19%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (1.19%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.90%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.60%) Endur
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.60%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.60%) Primavera
5 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.60%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.30%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.30%) Changepoint
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.28%) Office 365
2 7 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.90%) SaaS
4 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.60%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.39%) Firewall
1 8 (2.39%) WAN
2 7 (2.09%) LAN
3 5 (1.49%) SAN
3 5 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.19%) DNS
4 4 (1.19%) HTTP
4 4 (1.19%) Internet
4 4 (1.19%) IP Telephony
4 4 (1.19%) MPLS
5 3 (0.90%) DHCP
5 3 (0.90%) VoIP
6 2 (0.60%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.60%) DSL
6 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.60%) Frame Relay
6 2 (0.60%) Intranet
6 2 (0.60%) LDAP
6 2 (0.60%) NAS
6 2 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.69%) Hadoop
3 6 (1.79%) DB2
4 4 (1.19%) Big Data
4 4 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.30%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.30%) DataStage
6 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.30%) OLAP
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.58%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.90%) Selenium
3 2 (0.60%) Bower
3 2 (0.60%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.30%) JMeter
4 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.30%) MSI
4 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.30%) TestDirector
General
1 107 (31.94%) Finance
2 24 (7.16%) Retail
3 22 (6.57%) Manufacturing
4 18 (5.37%) Legal
5 16 (4.78%) Automotive
6 9 (2.69%) Banking
7 8 (2.39%) Marketing
8 6 (1.79%) Advertising
8 6 (1.79%) Billing
8 6 (1.79%) French Language
9 5 (1.49%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.19%) Local Government
11 3 (0.90%) Law
12 2 (0.60%) Electronics
12 2 (0.60%) German Language
12 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.30%) Games
13 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 144 (42.99%) Project Manager
2 48 (14.33%) Analyst
3 27 (8.06%) IT Manager
4 23 (6.87%) IT Project Manager
5 20 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
6 18 (5.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 18 (5.37%) Technical Manager
6 18 (5.37%) Technical Project Manager
7 17 (5.07%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.78%) Consultant
9 14 (4.18%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (3.88%) Agile Project Manager
11 12 (3.58%) Development Manager
12 10 (2.99%) Senior Manager
13 9 (2.69%) Architect
14 8 (2.39%) Applications Project Manager
14 8 (2.39%) Programme Manager
14 8 (2.39%) Senior Project Manager
14 8 (2.39%) Service Manager
14 8 (2.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.78%) .NET
2 9 (2.69%) Middleware
3 7 (2.09%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.79%) J2EE
5 5 (1.49%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.49%) HTML
5 5 (1.49%) Web Services
6 4 (1.19%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.60%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.60%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.60%) JSP
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.60%) REST
8 2 (0.60%) RESTful
8 2 (0.60%) Spring
8 2 (0.60%) XML
9 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.30%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.85%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.67%) PMI
4 14 (4.18%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.39%) e-Learning
5 8 (2.39%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.39%) NHS
6 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.90%) EPoS
7 3 (0.90%) IVR
7 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.90%) User Experience
8 2 (0.60%) Clustering
8 2 (0.60%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.60%) FMCG
8 2 (0.60%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.60%) Psychology
8 2 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.60%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.06%) Windows
2 17 (5.07%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.28%) Linux
4 8 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.60%) AIX
6 2 (0.60%) Android
6 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.60%) Solaris
6 2 (0.60%) Unix
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (32.84%) PRINCE2
2 77 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (12.84%) Risk Management
5 40 (11.94%) Change Management
6 28 (8.36%) ITIL
6 28 (8.36%) Migration
6 28 (8.36%) Waterfall
7 27 (8.06%) Programme Management
8 21 (6.27%) Time Management
9 19 (5.67%) Business Analysis
10 18 (5.37%) Project Planning
10 18 (5.37%) SDLC
11 17 (5.07%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.07%) Scrum
11 17 (5.07%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.78%) Change Control
13 15 (4.48%) CRM
13 15 (4.48%) Mentoring
13 15 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.57%) SQL
2 10 (2.99%) Java
3 7 (2.09%) C
3 7 (2.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.79%) C#
5 2 (0.60%) COBOL
5 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (10.45%) Degree
2 24 (7.16%) PMI Certification
3 18 (5.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (5.07%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.18%) PMP
6 11 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (2.99%) CISA
7 10 (2.99%) CISM
7 10 (2.99%) CISSP
8 8 (2.39%) DV Cleared
9 7 (2.09%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.79%) IISP
10 6 (1.79%) ISEB
10 6 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.49%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.19%) APMP
13 3 (0.90%) CCNA
13 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.99%) QA
2 8 (2.39%) JSP 440
3 5 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.49%) SLA
4 3 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.60%) P3O
6 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (6.27%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.60%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.60%) SCCM
2 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 49 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.66%) Oracle
3 18 (5.37%) SAP
4 17 (5.07%) VMware
5 11 (3.28%) Citrix
6 8 (2.39%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.09%) Cisco
8 5 (1.49%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.49%) Planview
8 5 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.19%) IBM
9 4 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.19%) Splunk
10 3 (0.90%) Avaya
10 3 (0.90%) LANDesk
10 3 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.90%) Siemens
11 2 (0.60%) Blackboard
11 2 (0.60%) BMC
11 2 (0.60%) Mitel
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Posted: 10 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Mencap
Rate: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago