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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 10 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 267 266 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.02% 9.07% 9.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.45% 12.29% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 176 109
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £532 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 20
Average hourly rate £15.75 £29.25 £35.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -16.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £23.50 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £36.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.88 £28.16 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -17.79%
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
1985 2164 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.46% 73.76% 68.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 1236 894
Average daily rate £413 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 132 112
Average hourly rate £32.05 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.30 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Cambridgeshire +17 91 £344 -14.06% 39
Hertfordshire -5 57 £425 - 32
Bedfordshire +5 49 £470 +10.58% 10
Essex -8 45 £375 -9.09% 10
Norfolk +4 16 £300 -25.00% 3
Suffolk -6 10 £325 -27.77% 5
East Anglia +1 1 - -
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 163 (30.47%) PRINCE2
2 153 (28.60%) Finance
3 111 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (16.82%) Microsoft
6 70 (13.08%) ITIL
7 53 (9.91%) E-Commerce
7 53 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (9.72%) MS Excel
8 52 (9.72%) SAP
9 51 (9.53%) Scrum
9 51 (9.53%) Retail
10 50 (9.35%) Change Management
11 47 (8.79%) PMI Certification
12 42 (7.85%) Migration
13 41 (7.66%) Windows
14 40 (7.48%) Oracle
14 40 (7.48%) PMP
14 40 (7.48%) Business Analysis
15 36 (6.73%) SQL
16 34 (6.36%) SQL Server
16 34 (6.36%) .NET
16 34 (6.36%) Service Delivery
17 33 (6.17%) SharePoint
17 33 (6.17%) Degree
18 31 (5.79%) QA
19 30 (5.61%) Waterfall
20 29 (5.42%) Active Directory
21 27 (5.05%) MS Project
21 27 (5.05%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 33 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.24%) IIS
3 10 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.87%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.50%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.50%) CMS
5 7 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.93%) Confluence
7 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.93%) CICS
8 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.75%) Lync
9 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.56%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.56%) JBoss
9 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.05%) MS Project
2 27 (5.05%) MS Office
3 23 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.68%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.50%) SiteCatalyst
2 8 (1.50%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.12%) Tridion
3 6 (1.12%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.19%) Maximo
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.19%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.93%) SaaS
4 5 (0.93%) Office 365
5 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.55%) DHCP
1 19 (3.55%) DNS
2 10 (1.87%) Intranet
2 10 (1.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.87%) VPN
3 8 (1.50%) LAN
3 8 (1.50%) SAN
4 7 (1.31%) WAN
5 6 (1.12%) LDAP
5 6 (1.12%) MPLS
5 6 (1.12%) Firewall
6 4 (0.75%) Network Security
6 4 (0.75%) NAS
7 3 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.56%) FTP
8 2 (0.37%) Internet
8 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.87%) Snowflake Schema
5 9 (1.68%) QlikView
6 8 (1.50%) Star Schema
7 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.75%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.56%) Big Data
10 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.56%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.37%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (2.06%) JIRA
2 7 (1.31%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.19%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.19%) AccuRev
General
1 153 (28.60%) Finance
2 51 (9.53%) Retail
3 22 (4.11%) Banking
4 16 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.80%) Legal
6 13 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.24%) Marketing
8 7 (1.31%) Automotive
9 6 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.93%) Front Office
11 3 (0.56%) Publishing
11 3 (0.56%) Billing
11 3 (0.56%) Local Government
12 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 264 (49.35%) Project Manager
2 83 (15.51%) Analyst
3 44 (8.22%) Business Analyst
4 26 (4.86%) IT Project Manager
4 26 (4.86%) SAP Manager
5 23 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
5 23 (4.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 19 (3.55%) Senior Manager
6 19 (3.55%) Agile Project Manager
7 17 (3.18%) Senior Project Manager
8 15 (2.80%) SAP Project Manager
9 14 (2.62%) Team Leader
10 13 (2.43%) Administrator
10 13 (2.43%) Developer
11 12 (2.24%) Delivery Manager
12 11 (2.06%) Junior
13 10 (1.87%) Support Engineer
13 10 (1.87%) Support Analyst
13 10 (1.87%) Integration Manager
13 10 (1.87%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.36%) .NET
2 14 (2.62%) HTML
3 13 (2.43%) CSS
4 12 (2.24%) Middleware
5 9 (1.68%) Web Services
6 8 (1.50%) Flash
7 7 (1.31%) XML
8 5 (0.93%) ISPF
9 4 (0.75%) jQuery
10 3 (0.56%) J2EE
11 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.37%) Java EE
11 2 (0.37%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.37%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.37%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.19%) OOCSS
12 1 (0.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (0.19%) PrimeFaces
12 1 (0.19%) Ionic Framework
12 1 (0.19%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.80%) PMI
4 14 (2.62%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.24%) NHS
6 9 (1.68%) Visualisation
7 5 (0.93%) Open Source
7 5 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.93%) EPoS
8 4 (0.75%) CLARiiON
8 4 (0.75%) Symmetrix
8 4 (0.75%) EMC Centera
8 4 (0.75%) Economics
8 4 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.75%) Celerra
8 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.75%) Symmetrix DMX
9 3 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.56%) User Experience
9 3 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.66%) Windows
2 23 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (3.74%) Linux
4 19 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.68%) Solaris
7 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.12%) Debian
9 5 (0.93%) Android
9 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.93%) UNIX
9 5 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (30.47%) PRINCE2
2 111 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (13.08%) ITIL
5 53 (9.91%) E-Commerce
6 51 (9.53%) Scrum
7 50 (9.35%) Change Management
8 42 (7.85%) Migration
9 40 (7.48%) Business Analysis
10 34 (6.36%) Service Delivery
11 30 (5.61%) Waterfall
12 26 (4.86%) Analytics
13 25 (4.67%) Risk Management
13 25 (4.67%) Programme Management
13 25 (4.67%) Coaching
14 24 (4.49%) CRM
15 21 (3.93%) ERP
16 20 (3.74%) Change Control
16 20 (3.74%) Software Delivery
17 19 (3.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.73%) SQL
2 14 (2.62%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.24%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.06%) C
4 11 (2.06%) C#
5 10 (1.87%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.50%) Java
7 5 (0.93%) JCL
8 1 (0.19%) Korn
8 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.19%) sed
8 1 (0.19%) VB
8 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.19%) C++
8 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (8.79%) PMI Certification
2 40 (7.48%) PMP
3 33 (6.17%) Degree
4 27 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 22 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (2.43%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.68%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.68%) CCNA
7 9 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.31%) ISEB
10 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.56%) MCP
11 3 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.56%) CISSP
11 3 (0.56%) MCSE
11 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.56%) IIBA
11 3 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.37%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.79%) QA
2 11 (2.06%) SLA
3 5 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.37%) P3O
5 1 (0.19%) GxP
5 1 (0.19%) EFQM
System Software
1 29 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.68%) Terminal Server
5 8 (1.50%) XenApp
6 5 (0.93%) vSphere
7 3 (0.56%) XenServer
7 3 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (1.87%) SCCM
2 9 (1.68%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.56%) SCOM
4 2 (0.37%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.19%) OpenView
5 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 90 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.72%) SAP
3 40 (7.48%) Oracle
4 24 (4.49%) VMware
5 22 (4.11%) Cisco
6 21 (3.93%) HP
7 16 (2.99%) Citrix
7 16 (2.99%) Planview
8 14 (2.62%) EMC
9 12 (2.24%) Adobe
10 11 (2.06%) Google
11 10 (1.87%) BMC
12 9 (1.68%) F5
12 9 (1.68%) Tableau
13 8 (1.50%) EPiServer
14 7 (1.31%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.12%) Cognos
16 5 (0.93%) Business Objects
16 5 (0.93%) Dell
16 5 (0.93%) Apple
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