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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 10 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 318 198 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.05% 8.32% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.20% 11.72% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 115 128
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £544 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 25
Average hourly rate £25.75 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.70 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £41.00 £39.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.75%
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
2410 1690 2096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.17% 70.98% 68.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1446 863 1094
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 114 213
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 85 £413 +6.45% 25
Bedfordshire +1 77 £450 +28.57% 23
Cambridgeshire +8 59 £400 -4.19% 27
Essex -5 50 £329 -17.81% 16
Norfolk +1 27 £325 +30.00% 1
Suffolk -1 17 £475 +11.76% 4
East Anglia - - - -
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (34.02%) Finance
2 171 (32.14%) PRINCE2
3 92 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (12.78%) Microsoft
5 65 (12.22%) Retail
6 54 (10.15%) Change Management
7 51 (9.59%) MS Project
7 51 (9.59%) Degree
8 50 (9.40%) MS Excel
9 48 (9.02%) E-Commerce
10 42 (7.89%) Oracle
11 41 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (7.52%) PMI Certification
13 38 (7.14%) SQL
13 38 (7.14%) SharePoint
14 37 (6.95%) ITIL
15 34 (6.39%) Programme Management
15 34 (6.39%) Time Management
15 34 (6.39%) Windows
15 34 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (6.20%) MS Office
16 33 (6.20%) Change Control
17 32 (6.02%) Manufacturing
17 32 (6.02%) Scrum
17 32 (6.02%) Project Planning
18 31 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 30 (5.64%) Java
19 30 (5.64%) PMP
20 28 (5.26%) Risk Management
21 26 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (0.94%) CMS
4 5 (0.94%) IBM Notes
4 5 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (0.94%) IIS
5 4 (0.75%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.56%) SAS
7 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.38%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) CICS
7 2 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 51 (9.59%) MS Project
2 50 (9.40%) MS Excel
3 33 (6.20%) MS Office
4 26 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (4.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) SPSS
7 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.19%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.94%) Agresso
4 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.75%) CA Clarity
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle AGIS
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.38%) BASE24
7 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.13%) SaaS
2 3 (0.56%) Office 365
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.50%) WAN
2 7 (1.32%) Internet
2 7 (1.32%) Firewall
2 7 (1.32%) LAN
3 6 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.75%) DHCP
4 4 (0.75%) ADSL
4 4 (0.75%) DNS
4 4 (0.75%) L2TP
5 3 (0.56%) Extranet
5 3 (0.56%) Intranet
5 3 (0.56%) VoIP
6 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.38%) FTP
6 2 (0.38%) HTTP
6 2 (0.38%) PBX
6 2 (0.38%) SMS
6 2 (0.38%) ATM
6 2 (0.38%) Broadband
6 2 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.32%) EDRMS
8 6 (1.13%) WebFOCUS
8 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.75%) DB2
10 4 (0.75%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.56%) EDMS
12 2 (0.38%) QlikView
12 2 (0.38%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (2.26%) JIRA
2 5 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.75%) Subversion
4 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.38%) ERwin
6 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) Behat
6 1 (0.19%) Gradle
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) Toad
6 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.19%) Ant
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 181 (34.02%) Finance
2 65 (12.22%) Retail
3 32 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.63%) Marketing
6 12 (2.26%) Legal
7 7 (1.32%) Publishing
7 7 (1.32%) Banking
8 6 (1.13%) Electronics
9 5 (0.94%) Automotive
9 5 (0.94%) German Language
10 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 3 (0.56%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.56%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 247 (46.43%) Project Manager
2 97 (18.23%) Analyst
3 60 (11.28%) Business Analyst
4 36 (6.77%) IT Project Manager
5 21 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
6 20 (3.76%) Technical Manager
7 18 (3.38%) Consultant
8 15 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
8 15 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (2.44%) Coordinator
10 13 (2.44%) Business Systems Analyst
11 12 (2.26%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (2.26%) Developer
11 12 (2.26%) Technical Project Manager
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.20%) J2EE
2 15 (2.82%) .NET
3 10 (1.88%) Web Services
3 10 (1.88%) Middleware
4 8 (1.50%) XML
5 7 (1.32%) XSD
6 3 (0.56%) LAMP
6 3 (0.56%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.56%) Velocity
7 2 (0.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.38%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.38%) HTML
8 1 (0.19%) Memcached
8 1 (0.19%) RESTful
8 1 (0.19%) Gearman
8 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.19%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.19%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.19%) TopLink
8 1 (0.19%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.51%) Management Information System
2 18 (3.38%) NHS
3 17 (3.20%) PMI
4 14 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.13%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.13%) Open Source
7 5 (0.94%) Social Media
7 5 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (0.94%) Economics
8 4 (0.75%) FMCG
8 4 (0.75%) Informatics
9 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.56%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.56%) EPoS
9 3 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (0.56%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.38%) Statistics
10 2 (0.38%) STB
10 2 (0.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.39%) Windows
2 10 (1.88%) Linux
2 10 (1.88%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.94%) UNIX
5 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.56%) AIX
6 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.38%) SUSE
6 2 (0.38%) MVS
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (32.14%) PRINCE2
2 92 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (10.15%) Change Management
4 48 (9.02%) E-Commerce
5 41 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (6.95%) ITIL
7 34 (6.39%) Programme Management
7 34 (6.39%) Time Management
7 34 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (6.20%) Change Control
9 32 (6.02%) Scrum
9 32 (6.02%) Project Planning
10 28 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 26 (4.89%) Waterfall
12 25 (4.70%) Business Analysis
13 23 (4.32%) Supplier Management
14 22 (4.14%) ERP
15 20 (3.76%) PRINCE
16 19 (3.57%) Resource Management
17 18 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.14%) SQL
2 30 (5.64%) 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%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.38%) VB6
8 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.38%) PHP
8 2 (0.38%) R
9 1 (0.19%) JCL
9 1 (0.19%) REXX
9 1 (0.19%) VBScript
9 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (9.59%) Degree
2 40 (7.52%) PMI Certification
3 31 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 30 (5.64%) PMP
5 25 (4.70%) Security Cleared
5 25 (4.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 20 (3.76%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.88%) APMP
8 9 (1.69%) HND
9 8 (1.50%) ISEB
10 5 (0.94%) Chartered Engineer
11 4 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.56%) CCNA
12 3 (0.56%) MCTS
12 3 (0.56%) MCITP
13 2 (0.38%) CCNP
14 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 1 (0.19%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.70%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.56%) SLA
3 3 (0.56%) GxP
4 2 (0.38%) P3O
5 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) SCCM
1 2 (0.38%) SCOM
1 2 (0.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.89%) Oracle
3 22 (4.14%) SAP
4 13 (2.44%) IBM
5 9 (1.69%) Planview
6 8 (1.50%) Cisco
6 8 (1.50%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.32%) Teradata
8 6 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.13%) CA
8 6 (1.13%) Remedy
8 6 (1.13%) Primavera
9 5 (0.94%) Tableau
9 5 (0.94%) Lotus
9 5 (0.94%) Citrix
9 5 (0.94%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.75%) HP
10 4 (0.75%) Dell
10 4 (0.75%) BT
10 4 (0.75%) Niku
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 1,000 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent or Chelmsford, Essex
Essex & Kent Police
Rate: Up to £62,942 plus allowances
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
@ITS
Rate: From £380 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
networx
Rate: salary £37.5k + £4k pa car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago