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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 301 175 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.73% 7.41% 7.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.60% 10.26% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 97 135
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£413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 27
Average hourly rate £25.75 £37.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £30.95 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
2388 1706 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.18% 72.20% 69.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1449 855 1130
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 123 217
Average hourly rate £26.50 £35.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.35% +7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.55 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.99 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 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
Hertfordshire +9 86 £406 +8.33% 26
Bedfordshire +6 71 £450 +28.57% 12
Cambridgeshire +7 53 £394 -4.54% 46
Essex -9 48 £329 -17.81% 18
Norfolk +6 26 £325 +30.00% 2
Suffolk +7 13 £513 +7.89% 2
East Anglia - - - - 1
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

1 181 (34.09%) Finance
2 169 (31.83%) PRINCE2
3 90 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (12.43%) Microsoft
6 61 (11.49%) Retail
7 54 (10.17%) Change Management
8 52 (9.79%) MS Excel
8 52 (9.79%) Degree
9 51 (9.60%) MS Project
10 43 (8.10%) E-Commerce
11 41 (7.72%) PMI Certification
12 40 (7.53%) Oracle
12 40 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (7.34%) SQL
14 36 (6.78%) SharePoint
15 35 (6.59%) Programme Management
16 34 (6.40%) Time Management
16 34 (6.40%) MS Office
16 34 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
17 33 (6.21%) Windows
18 32 (6.03%) ITIL
18 32 (6.03%) Scrum
18 32 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 32 (6.03%) Project Planning
19 31 (5.84%) PMP
20 30 (5.65%) Risk Management
20 30 (5.65%) Change Control
21 29 (5.46%) Manufacturing
22 27 (5.08%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 36 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (1.13%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.94%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (0.75%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.75%) CMS
6 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.56%) SAS
7 3 (0.56%) IIS
8 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.38%) CICS
8 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.19%) TPMS
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 52 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 51 (9.60%) MS Project
3 34 (6.40%) MS Office
4 26 (4.90%) MS Visio
4 26 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.94%) Agresso
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.75%) CA Clarity
4 4 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle AGIS
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 2 (0.38%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.38%) BASE24
6 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.69%) SaaS
2 3 (0.56%) Office 365
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.69%) WAN
2 8 (1.51%) LAN
3 7 (1.32%) Internet
3 7 (1.32%) Firewall
4 6 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.75%) DHCP
5 4 (0.75%) ADSL
5 4 (0.75%) L2TP
5 4 (0.75%) Extranet
5 4 (0.75%) DNS
6 3 (0.56%) VoIP
7 2 (0.38%) Intranet
7 2 (0.38%) ATM
7 2 (0.38%) Broadband
7 2 (0.38%) PBX
7 2 (0.38%) SMS
7 2 (0.38%) FTP
7 2 (0.38%) VPN
7 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (3.58%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.32%) EDRMS
6 7 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (1.13%) WebFOCUS
8 5 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.75%) EDMS
9 4 (0.75%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.38%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.38%) QlikView
11 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.26%) JIRA
2 6 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.75%) Subversion
4 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.38%) ERwin
6 1 (0.19%) Ant
6 1 (0.19%) Toad
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) Selenium
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.19%) Behat
6 1 (0.19%) Gradle
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 181 (34.09%) Finance
2 61 (11.49%) Retail
3 29 (5.46%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 16 (3.01%) Marketing
6 15 (2.82%) Legal
7 8 (1.51%) Publishing
8 7 (1.32%) German Language
8 7 (1.32%) Banking
9 6 (1.13%) Electronics
10 5 (0.94%) Automotive
11 4 (0.75%) Billing
12 3 (0.56%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.56%) Local Government
13 2 (0.38%) Law
13 2 (0.38%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
14 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (45.57%) Project Manager
2 98 (18.46%) Analyst
3 61 (11.49%) Business Analyst
4 38 (7.16%) IT Project Manager
5 21 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
6 18 (3.39%) Technical Manager
7 16 (3.01%) Consultant
8 15 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
9 14 (2.64%) Coordinator
10 13 (2.45%) Business Systems Analyst
10 13 (2.45%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (2.26%) Developer
11 12 (2.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 11 (2.07%) Architect
12 11 (2.07%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (2.07%) ScrumMaster
13 10 (1.88%) Project Coordinator
13 10 (1.88%) Junior Project Manager
13 10 (1.88%) Junior
13 10 (1.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.82%) J2EE
2 14 (2.64%) .NET
3 11 (2.07%) Web Services
4 10 (1.88%) Middleware
5 9 (1.69%) XML
6 7 (1.32%) XSD
7 3 (0.56%) HTML
7 3 (0.56%) LAMP
7 3 (0.56%) Velocity
7 3 (0.56%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.38%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.19%) TopLink
9 1 (0.19%) Ajax
9 1 (0.19%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.19%) Java EE
9 1 (0.19%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.19%) Symfony
9 1 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.58%) NHS
4 18 (3.39%) PMI
5 14 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.69%) User Experience
7 8 (1.51%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.13%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.13%) Open Source
9 5 (0.94%) Social Media
9 5 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (0.94%) Economics
10 4 (0.75%) Informatics
10 4 (0.75%) FMCG
11 3 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.56%) Data Conversion
11 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.56%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.56%) EPoS
12 2 (0.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.21%) Windows
2 11 (2.07%) Windows 7
3 9 (1.69%) Linux
4 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.75%) UNIX
6 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.38%) MVS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Android
8 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.19%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (31.83%) PRINCE2
2 90 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (10.17%) Change Management
5 43 (8.10%) E-Commerce
6 35 (6.59%) Programme Management
7 34 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (6.40%) Time Management
8 32 (6.03%) Project Planning
8 32 (6.03%) ITIL
8 32 (6.03%) Scrum
9 30 (5.65%) Risk Management
9 30 (5.65%) Change Control
10 27 (5.08%) Business Analysis
11 26 (4.90%) Waterfall
12 23 (4.33%) Supplier Management
12 23 (4.33%) Coaching
13 19 (3.58%) Resource Management
14 18 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (3.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 39 (7.34%) SQL
2 27 (5.08%) Java
3 9 (1.69%) C
4 7 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (0.94%) C++
5 5 (0.94%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.75%) C#
6 4 (0.75%) Python
6 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.56%) VB
8 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.38%) R
8 2 (0.38%) VB6
8 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.38%) PHP
8 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.19%) VBScript
9 1 (0.19%) PHP5
9 1 (0.19%) VBA
9 1 (0.19%) REXX
Qualifications
1 52 (9.79%) Degree
2 41 (7.72%) PMI Certification
3 32 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 31 (5.84%) PMP
5 25 (4.71%) Security Cleared
6 24 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.88%) HND
9 9 (1.69%) APMP
10 8 (1.51%) ISEB
11 6 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.94%) CCNA
12 5 (0.94%) Chartered Engineer
13 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.75%) CCNP
14 3 (0.56%) CCIE
14 3 (0.56%) MCTS
14 3 (0.56%) MCITP
15 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.71%) QA
2 6 (1.13%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.56%) GxP
4 3 (0.56%) SLA
5 2 (0.38%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.56%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.38%) SCCM
1 2 (0.38%) SCOM
2 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 66 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.53%) Oracle
3 23 (4.33%) SAP
4 10 (1.88%) Cisco
5 9 (1.69%) Planview
6 8 (1.51%) Hyperion
6 8 (1.51%) IBM
7 7 (1.32%) Teradata
8 6 (1.13%) Primavera
8 6 (1.13%) Remedy
8 6 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.13%) CA
9 5 (0.94%) Citrix
9 5 (0.94%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.94%) Lotus
9 5 (0.94%) Tableau
10 4 (0.75%) Niku
10 4 (0.75%) BT
11 3 (0.56%) VMware
11 3 (0.56%) CheckPoint
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + strong chance of extensions
Posted: 9 days ago
Suffolk
Networx Recruitment
Rate: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - 500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago