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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 14 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 199 245 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.16% 8.55% 9.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 11.09% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 123 168
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.00 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.80 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £51.38 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.91% +4.80%
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
1943 2209 2443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.63% 77.10% 79.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1275 1488
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 165 150
Median hourly rate £36.14 £35.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £45.49 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 65 £350 -26.31% 21
Essex +15 50 £380 +17.82% 13
Cambridgeshire -4 32 £425 -5.55% 17
Bedfordshire -13 19 £475 +35.71% 10
Suffolk +10 18 £400 - 3
Norfolk +9 15 £450 +24.91% 1
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 129 (31.46%) PRINCE2
2 115 (28.05%) Finance
3 92 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (16.34%) Microsoft
6 56 (13.66%) Business Analysis
7 55 (13.41%) ITIL
8 49 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
9 48 (11.71%) MS Excel
9 48 (11.71%) Change Management
10 37 (9.02%) Degree
11 35 (8.54%) Windows
11 35 (8.54%) MS Project
12 34 (8.29%) Management Information System
13 33 (8.05%) SQL
14 32 (7.80%) PMI Certification
15 31 (7.56%) Oracle
16 29 (7.07%) MS Office
16 29 (7.07%) Risk Management
16 29 (7.07%) Waterfall
17 28 (6.83%) SAP
18 27 (6.59%) Automotive
18 27 (6.59%) Information Security
19 26 (6.34%) SQL Server
19 26 (6.34%) Change Control
19 26 (6.34%) SDLC
20 25 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
21 24 (5.85%) Legal
22 22 (5.37%) Manufacturing
22 22 (5.37%) VMware

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 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.20%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.95%) Documentum
3 8 (1.95%) IIS
4 6 (1.46%) CMS
5 5 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.22%) MS Project Server
6 4 (0.98%) Confluence
7 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.49%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.24%) Apache
9 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.54%) MS Project
3 29 (7.07%) MS Office
4 25 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (5.12%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.73%) Primavera
3 3 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.49%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.49%) Summit
5 1 (0.24%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Lawson
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.20%) Office 365
2 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.98%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.73%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (0.73%) SaaS
4 3 (0.73%) Yammer
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.15%) Firewall
2 12 (2.93%) WAN
3 10 (2.44%) LAN
4 9 (2.20%) Internet
5 8 (1.95%) SAN
6 7 (1.71%) VPN
7 6 (1.46%) WebEx
8 5 (1.22%) BIG-IP
8 5 (1.22%) DNS
8 5 (1.22%) Intranet
8 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.98%) GSM
9 4 (0.98%) Network Security
9 4 (0.98%) UMTS
10 3 (0.73%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.73%) NAS
10 3 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.73%) Wireless
11 2 (0.49%) Skype
11 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.44%) DB2
3 9 (2.20%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.98%) Big Data
5 4 (0.98%) MS Access
5 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.73%) NonStop SQL
6 3 (0.73%) QlikView
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.49%) GIS
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (3.90%) JIRA
2 5 (1.22%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.24%) MSI
4 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.24%) Selenium
4 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 115 (28.05%) Finance
2 27 (6.59%) Automotive
3 24 (5.85%) Legal
4 22 (5.37%) Manufacturing
5 21 (5.12%) Retail
6 16 (3.90%) Banking
7 14 (3.41%) Telecoms
8 13 (3.17%) Marketing
9 9 (2.20%) Billing
10 8 (1.95%) Advertising
11 6 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.22%) Local Government
13 3 (0.73%) French Language
14 2 (0.49%) German Language
14 2 (0.49%) Law
15 1 (0.24%) Back Office
15 1 (0.24%) Electronics
15 1 (0.24%) Front Office
15 1 (0.24%) Games
15 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 200 (48.78%) Project Manager
2 72 (17.56%) Analyst
3 44 (10.73%) Business Analyst
4 41 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 34 (8.29%) IT Project Manager
6 32 (7.80%) Infrastructure Manager
7 28 (6.83%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 20 (4.88%) Senior Manager
9 18 (4.39%) Senior Project Manager
9 18 (4.39%) Technical Manager
10 17 (4.15%) Technical Project Manager
11 16 (3.90%) Security Manager
12 14 (3.41%) Security Project Manager
13 12 (2.93%) Consultant
13 12 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (2.20%) Agile Project Manager
14 9 (2.20%) Finance Manager
14 9 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 9 (2.20%) Senior Business Analyst
15 8 (1.95%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.68%) .NET
1 11 (2.68%) Middleware
2 8 (1.95%) J2EE
3 5 (1.22%) COM
3 5 (1.22%) HTML
3 5 (1.22%) JSP
4 4 (0.98%) CSS
5 3 (0.73%) Web Services
6 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.49%) WSDL
6 2 (0.49%) XSD
7 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.24%) LAMP
7 1 (0.24%) OAuth
7 1 (0.24%) OpenID
7 1 (0.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.29%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.37%) PMI
4 14 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.41%) Mainframe
5 10 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (1.95%) e-Learning
6 8 (1.95%) User Experience
7 7 (1.71%) NHS
8 5 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.22%) Robotics
8 5 (1.22%) Social Media
8 5 (1.22%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.98%) Clustering
9 4 (0.98%) IVR
9 4 (0.98%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.98%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.73%) Copywriting
10 3 (0.73%) EPoS
10 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.54%) Windows
2 14 (3.41%) Linux
3 12 (2.93%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.95%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.46%) Unix
6 5 (1.22%) AIX
6 5 (1.22%) Solaris
7 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.73%) CentOS
8 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.49%) Android
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (31.46%) PRINCE2
2 92 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (13.66%) Business Analysis
5 55 (13.41%) ITIL
6 48 (11.71%) Change Management
7 29 (7.07%) Risk Management
7 29 (7.07%) Waterfall
8 27 (6.59%) Information Security
9 26 (6.34%) Change Control
9 26 (6.34%) SDLC
10 22 (5.37%) CRM
10 22 (5.37%) Migration
11 21 (5.12%) Use Case
12 17 (4.15%) Analytics
12 17 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (4.15%) Data Analysis
13 16 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (3.90%) Project Governance
13 16 (3.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.05%) SQL
2 16 (3.90%) Java
3 9 (2.20%) C#
4 8 (1.95%) C
5 6 (1.46%) COBOL
6 4 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.98%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.98%) Python
7 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.24%) JCL
8 1 (0.24%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.24%) Perl
8 1 (0.24%) PHP
8 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.24%) Ruby
8 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (9.02%) Degree
2 32 (7.80%) PMI Certification
3 20 (4.88%) CISSP
3 20 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 20 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.39%) ISEB
5 17 (4.15%) CISM
6 15 (3.66%) CISA
6 15 (3.66%) PMP
7 13 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (3.17%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.95%) CCNA
10 6 (1.46%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.22%) CRISC
12 3 (0.73%) APMP
12 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.73%) CBAP
12 3 (0.73%) CLAS
12 3 (0.73%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.12%) SLA
2 14 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.20%) QA
4 7 (1.71%) JSP 440
5 5 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.49%) P3O
7 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.24%) GCP
7 1 (0.24%) GLP
7 1 (0.24%) GMP
7 1 (0.24%) GxP
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.46%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (1.22%) vSphere
5 2 (0.49%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.24%) Docker
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) SCOM
3 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.56%) Oracle
3 28 (6.83%) SAP
4 22 (5.37%) VMware
5 14 (3.41%) Cisco
6 11 (2.68%) Citrix
7 10 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.20%) HP
8 9 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.71%) Infor
9 7 (1.71%) Sun
10 6 (1.46%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.46%) IBM
10 6 (1.46%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.22%) Blue Prism
11 5 (1.22%) F5
11 5 (1.22%) Kofax
11 5 (1.22%) Splunk
12 4 (0.98%) Varonis
12 4 (0.98%) webMethods
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Rate: circ £400 - £500 per day DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greythorn
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Hivedome Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £145.00 - £165.00 per day + NONE
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Rate: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
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Hertfordshire
Volt
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