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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 12 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 262 218 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.35% 7.45% 9.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.29% 10.21% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 127 122
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 24
Average hourly rate £14.85 £37.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.66% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.15 £21.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £40.35 £45.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £34.50 £35.11
% change year-on-year
-8.86% -1.73%
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
2132 2136 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.06% 72.98% 72.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1208 872
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 150 133
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire +4 77 £440 +3.52% 33
Cambridgeshire +14 70 £325 -10.34% 31
Bedfordshire +12 47 £413 -14.06% 11
Essex -3 44 £428 +3.63% 18
Norfolk -1 13 £488 +25.80% 3
Suffolk +1 12 £378 -18.37% 6
East Anglia - 1 - -
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 165 (32.87%) PRINCE2
2 121 (24.10%) Finance
3 100 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (19.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 81 (16.14%) ITIL
6 77 (15.34%) Microsoft
7 62 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
8 59 (11.75%) Retail
9 51 (10.16%) Change Management
10 49 (9.76%) PMI Certification
10 49 (9.76%) E-Commerce
11 47 (9.36%) MS Excel
12 45 (8.96%) Scrum
13 41 (8.17%) MS Office
13 41 (8.17%) Oracle
14 40 (7.97%) SAP
14 40 (7.97%) Windows
15 39 (7.77%) SharePoint
16 37 (7.37%) Active Directory
16 37 (7.37%) Business Analysis
17 36 (7.17%) Migration
17 36 (7.17%) Management Information System
18 35 (6.97%) SQL Server
19 34 (6.77%) SQL
20 33 (6.57%) Degree
21 31 (6.18%) Waterfall
22 30 (5.98%) MS Project
22 30 (5.98%) PMI
23 29 (5.78%) PMP
24 28 (5.58%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 39 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.39%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.39%) IIS
3 10 (1.99%) CMS
4 9 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.79%) Lync
5 8 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.59%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.80%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.60%) Confluence
10 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.40%) Documentum
11 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.20%) JBoss
11 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 47 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 41 (8.17%) MS Office
3 30 (5.98%) MS Project
4 16 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.99%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.59%) Tridion
3 6 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.20%) SAP HCM
4 5 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.60%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.20%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.20%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.99%) Office 365
2 8 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (1.59%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.40%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.58%) DHCP
1 23 (4.58%) DNS
2 14 (2.79%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.39%) LDAP
4 11 (2.19%) WAN
5 10 (1.99%) LAN
6 9 (1.79%) VPN
7 8 (1.59%) Intranet
8 7 (1.39%) SAN
8 7 (1.39%) Unified Communications
9 6 (1.20%) Firewall
10 5 (1.00%) MPLS
10 5 (1.00%) PABX
10 5 (1.00%) Network Security
11 4 (0.80%) NAS
12 3 (0.60%) Internet
13 1 (0.20%) SSL
13 1 (0.20%) VoIP
13 1 (0.20%) WLAN
13 1 (0.20%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.99%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (1.00%) Snowflake Schema
7 5 (1.00%) Star Schema
7 5 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.00%) QlikView
7 5 (1.00%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (0.80%) Big Data
9 3 (0.60%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.40%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (1.99%) JIRA
2 7 (1.39%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.20%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 121 (24.10%) Finance
2 59 (11.75%) Retail
3 22 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.38%) Banking
4 14 (2.79%) Legal
4 14 (2.79%) Marketing
5 9 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.59%) Publishing
7 7 (1.39%) Automotive
8 5 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.00%) Front Office
9 4 (0.80%) Games
9 4 (0.80%) French Language
9 4 (0.80%) German Language
10 3 (0.60%) Billing
10 3 (0.60%) Local Government
11 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (47.21%) Project Manager
2 83 (16.53%) Analyst
3 44 (8.76%) Business Analyst
4 23 (4.58%) IT Project Manager
5 19 (3.78%) Infrastructure Manager
5 19 (3.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 19 (3.78%) Senior Manager
6 16 (3.19%) Support Analyst
6 16 (3.19%) Senior Project Manager
7 15 (2.99%) SAP Manager
8 13 (2.59%) SAP Project Manager
8 13 (2.59%) Delivery Manager
9 12 (2.39%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (2.39%) Developer
9 12 (2.39%) Consultant
9 12 (2.39%) Agile Project Manager
10 11 (2.19%) Administrator
11 10 (1.99%) Systems Support
11 10 (1.99%) Programme Manager
12 9 (1.79%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.39%) HTML
2 14 (2.79%) .NET
3 12 (2.39%) CSS
4 11 (2.19%) Middleware
5 10 (1.99%) XML
6 8 (1.59%) Flash
7 7 (1.39%) J2EE
8 4 (0.80%) Web Services
9 2 (0.40%) XMPP
9 2 (0.40%) Django
9 2 (0.40%) jQuery
10 1 (0.20%) HTML5
10 1 (0.20%) REST
10 1 (0.20%) CSS3
10 1 (0.20%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.20%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.20%) Play Framework
10 1 (0.20%) PrimeFaces
10 1 (0.20%) Ionic Framework
10 1 (0.20%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.17%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.98%) PMI
4 14 (2.79%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.39%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.99%) NHS
7 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.39%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.20%) User Experience
9 6 (1.20%) Celerra
9 6 (1.20%) CLARiiON
10 4 (0.80%) Symmetrix
10 4 (0.80%) EMC Centera
10 4 (0.80%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.80%) EPoS
10 4 (0.80%) PKI
10 4 (0.80%) Telematics
10 4 (0.80%) Symmetrix DMX
11 3 (0.60%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (7.97%) Windows
2 21 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (3.98%) Linux
4 10 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (1.59%) Android
5 8 (1.59%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.39%) Debian
6 7 (1.39%) Solaris
7 4 (0.80%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.60%) UNIX
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (32.87%) PRINCE2
2 100 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (19.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (16.14%) ITIL
5 51 (10.16%) Change Management
6 49 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 45 (8.96%) Scrum
8 37 (7.37%) Business Analysis
9 36 (7.17%) Migration
10 31 (6.18%) Waterfall
11 28 (5.58%) Service Delivery
12 27 (5.38%) Analytics
13 26 (5.18%) CRM
14 23 (4.58%) Supplier Management
14 23 (4.58%) Coaching
15 22 (4.38%) Risk Management
16 20 (3.98%) Service Management
17 18 (3.59%) Programme Management
17 18 (3.59%) Change Control
17 18 (3.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (6.77%) SQL
2 15 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (1.99%) Java
5 9 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.20%) C
7 3 (0.60%) C#
8 1 (0.20%) C++
8 1 (0.20%) Perl
8 1 (0.20%) PHP
8 1 (0.20%) Scala
8 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.20%) sed
8 1 (0.20%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 1 (0.20%) VB
8 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.20%) ABAP
8 1 (0.20%) Python
8 1 (0.20%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.20%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 49 (9.76%) PMI Certification
2 33 (6.57%) Degree
3 29 (5.78%) PMP
4 21 (4.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (3.19%) Security Cleared
7 14 (2.79%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.39%) CCNA
9 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.80%) ISEB
10 4 (0.80%) MCSE
11 3 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.60%) MCP
11 3 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.40%) MCPD
12 2 (0.40%) CIPD
12 2 (0.40%) IIBA
12 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.19%) QA
2 8 (1.59%) SLA
3 5 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) EFQM
6 1 (0.20%) GCP
6 1 (0.20%) GMP
6 1 (0.20%) GLP
System Software
1 37 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.39%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.39%) Terminal Server
4 11 (2.19%) XenApp
5 6 (1.20%) vSphere
6 4 (0.80%) XenServer
7 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (0.80%) SCCM
3 3 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.40%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) OpenView
5 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.17%) Oracle
3 40 (7.97%) SAP
4 28 (5.58%) VMware
5 24 (4.78%) Cisco
6 21 (4.18%) HP
7 18 (3.59%) Citrix
8 14 (2.79%) EMC
8 14 (2.79%) Google
9 13 (2.59%) Adobe
10 9 (1.79%) Brocade
11 8 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.59%) Apple
11 8 (1.59%) Dell
11 8 (1.59%) EPiServer
12 7 (1.39%) F5
12 7 (1.39%) BMC
12 7 (1.39%) IBM
13 5 (1.00%) Tableau
13 5 (1.00%) 3PAR
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £8 - £11 per hour
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Cyber Team
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
Network ITR
Rate: 450 to 500 per day GBP
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day + Non negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago