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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 10 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 247 237 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.71% 9.02% 9.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.00% 12.31% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 150 114
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £35.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £22.15 £23.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £35.35 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £29.24 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -13.99%
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
1900 1925 1563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.71% 73.28% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1130 1079 828
Average daily rate £400 £400 £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 £565 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 144 124
Average hourly rate £24.50 £26.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.41% -18.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 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 2 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 2 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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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 +14 79 £388 -3.12% 35
Bedfordshire +5 57 £475 +11.76% 7
Hertfordshire -4 48 £475 +8.26% 24
Essex -7 40 £325 -18.80% 10
Norfolk +10 16 £325 -21.21% 3
Suffolk -3 7 £313 -30.55% 1
East Anglia -4 1 £220 -45.00%
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 158 (30.98%) PRINCE2
2 157 (30.78%) Finance
3 107 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (15.49%) Microsoft
6 59 (11.57%) ITIL
7 54 (10.59%) Change Management
8 52 (10.20%) PMI Certification
9 47 (9.22%) SAP
10 46 (9.02%) MS Excel
10 46 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (8.63%) E-Commerce
12 43 (8.43%) Scrum
13 42 (8.24%) Windows
13 42 (8.24%) PMP
14 41 (8.04%) Retail
15 38 (7.45%) Degree
15 38 (7.45%) Migration
16 36 (7.06%) SQL
16 36 (7.06%) Business Analysis
17 35 (6.86%) Oracle
17 35 (6.86%) .NET
18 32 (6.27%) QA
18 32 (6.27%) Waterfall
19 30 (5.88%) Service Delivery
20 28 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 27 (5.29%) Risk Management
22 25 (4.90%) Programme Management
22 25 (4.90%) MS Project
22 25 (4.90%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 25 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.76%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.76%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.57%) IIS
4 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.98%) CICS
6 4 (0.78%) CMS
6 4 (0.78%) Confluence
6 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.78%) Lync
7 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.59%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.39%) JBoss
8 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.20%) TPMS
Applications
1 46 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.90%) MS Project
3 22 (4.31%) MS Office
4 21 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.76%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.98%) SAP HCM
3 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.59%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.39%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.20%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.20%) Maximo
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.20%) Tridion
6 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.20%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.37%) SaaS
3 5 (0.98%) Office 365
3 5 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.55%) DHCP
1 13 (2.55%) DNS
2 10 (1.96%) Intranet
2 10 (1.96%) VPN
3 9 (1.76%) LAN
4 8 (1.57%) WAN
4 8 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.18%) MPLS
5 6 (1.18%) SAN
6 5 (0.98%) Firewall
7 4 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.78%) Network Security
7 4 (0.78%) FTP
8 3 (0.59%) NAS
9 2 (0.39%) Internet
9 2 (0.39%) Extranet
9 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.20%) LDAP
10 1 (0.20%) SMS
10 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.76%) Snowflake Schema
5 8 (1.57%) QlikView
6 7 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.37%) Star Schema
7 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.59%) Big Data
9 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.39%) EDMS
10 2 (0.39%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.20%) MySQL
11 1 (0.20%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (1.76%) JIRA
2 7 (1.37%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (0.78%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.20%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.20%) AccuRev
General
1 157 (30.78%) Finance
2 41 (8.04%) Retail
3 19 (3.73%) Legal
4 17 (3.33%) Banking
5 12 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.76%) Automotive
7 9 (1.76%) Marketing
8 8 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.98%) Front Office
9 5 (0.98%) Publishing
10 4 (0.78%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) Local Government
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.39%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 249 (48.82%) Project Manager
2 75 (14.71%) Analyst
3 38 (7.45%) Business Analyst
4 25 (4.90%) IT Project Manager
5 23 (4.51%) Infrastructure Manager
5 23 (4.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 22 (4.31%) SAP Manager
7 18 (3.53%) Agile Project Manager
8 17 (3.33%) Senior Manager
9 14 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
10 13 (2.55%) Architect
10 13 (2.55%) Developer
10 13 (2.55%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (2.35%) Technical Manager
11 12 (2.35%) Team Leader
11 12 (2.35%) Consultant
11 12 (2.35%) SAP Project Manager
12 11 (2.16%) Administrator
12 11 (2.16%) Integration Manager
12 11 (2.16%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (6.86%) .NET
2 13 (2.55%) Web Services
3 12 (2.35%) Middleware
4 11 (2.16%) HTML
5 9 (1.76%) XML
6 7 (1.37%) CSS
7 5 (0.98%) ISPF
8 4 (0.78%) J2EE
8 4 (0.78%) jQuery
9 3 (0.59%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.39%) Java EE
10 2 (0.39%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.39%) Flash
10 2 (0.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (0.39%) REST
10 2 (0.39%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.20%) OOCSS
11 1 (0.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.20%) PrimeFaces
11 1 (0.20%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.94%) PMI
4 14 (2.75%) NHS
5 8 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.57%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.37%) User Experience
7 5 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.98%) Open Source
7 5 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.78%) Psychology
8 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.59%) Pharmacovigilance
9 3 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.59%) Social Media
9 3 (0.59%) iPad
9 3 (0.59%) Kindle
9 3 (0.59%) Celerra
9 3 (0.59%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.24%) Windows
2 20 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (2.94%) Linux
3 15 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.76%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.76%) Solaris
6 6 (1.18%) UNIX
7 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (0.59%) Android
8 3 (0.59%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Debian
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (30.98%) PRINCE2
2 107 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (11.57%) ITIL
5 54 (10.59%) Change Management
6 44 (8.63%) E-Commerce
7 43 (8.43%) Scrum
8 38 (7.45%) Migration
9 36 (7.06%) Business Analysis
10 32 (6.27%) Waterfall
11 30 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 27 (5.29%) Risk Management
13 25 (4.90%) Programme Management
14 23 (4.51%) Coaching
15 21 (4.12%) Analytics
16 18 (3.53%) ERP
17 17 (3.33%) Service Management
17 17 (3.33%) Change Control
17 17 (3.33%) Project Planning
18 16 (3.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (7.06%) SQL
2 13 (2.55%) C#
3 10 (1.96%) T-SQL
3 10 (1.96%) C
4 9 (1.76%) PowerShell
4 9 (1.76%) Java
5 6 (1.18%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.98%) JCL
7 1 (0.20%) sed
7 1 (0.20%) C++
7 1 (0.20%) VB
7 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (10.20%) PMI Certification
2 42 (8.24%) PMP
3 38 (7.45%) Degree
4 28 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.16%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.76%) CCNA
9 7 (1.37%) ISEB
10 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.98%) VCP4
12 4 (0.78%) CISSP
13 3 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.59%) MCP
13 3 (0.59%) MCSE
13 3 (0.59%) ACCA
13 3 (0.59%) IIBA
13 3 (0.59%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.27%) QA
2 11 (2.16%) SLA
3 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.39%) GxP
5 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) P3O
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) EFQM
System Software
1 22 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.18%) XenApp
5 4 (0.78%) Terminal Server
5 4 (0.78%) vSphere
6 3 (0.59%) XenServer
6 3 (0.59%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (2.16%) SCCM
2 9 (1.76%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (0.78%) SCOM
4 2 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.20%) OpenView
5 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 79 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.22%) SAP
3 35 (6.86%) Oracle
4 22 (4.31%) Cisco
5 19 (3.73%) VMware
5 19 (3.73%) Planview
6 18 (3.53%) HP
7 14 (2.75%) Citrix
8 13 (2.55%) EMC
9 10 (1.96%) BMC
10 9 (1.76%) Adobe
10 9 (1.76%) F5
11 8 (1.57%) Tableau
12 7 (1.37%) Cognos
13 6 (1.18%) Google
14 5 (0.98%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.98%) Akamai
15 4 (0.78%) 3PAR
15 4 (0.78%) Brocade
15 4 (0.78%) Remedy
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Cambridge
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Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
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Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £9 - £11 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Infomedia Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive day rate
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
QA Limited
Rate: £187.50 per week
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
QA Limited
Rate: £187.50 per week
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