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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 14 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 285 186 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.45% 7.67% 7.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.25% 10.85% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 106 128
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £37.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +39.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.00 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £44.78 £39.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.47% -6.15%
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
2327 1715 2066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.16% 70.72% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1492 903 1088
Average daily rate £400 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 151 173
Average hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +5 72 £400 +3.22% 40
Essex -12 59 £400 -1.53% 14
Bedfordshire -4 57 £450 +9.09% 9
Cambridgeshire +8 51 £350 +9.37% 37
Suffolk +23 21 £475 +5.55% 2
Norfolk +5 20 £320 +6.66% 9
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 174 (31.69%) Finance
2 172 (31.33%) PRINCE2
3 104 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (16.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (13.84%) Microsoft
6 54 (9.84%) Retail
7 52 (9.47%) Change Management
8 50 (9.11%) Degree
9 48 (8.74%) MS Excel
10 44 (8.01%) PMI Certification
11 41 (7.47%) ITIL
12 40 (7.29%) MS Project
12 40 (7.29%) E-Commerce
13 38 (6.92%) Windows
13 38 (6.92%) PMP
14 36 (6.56%) Oracle
14 36 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (6.19%) .NET
15 34 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (6.19%) Programme Management
16 33 (6.01%) SQL
17 31 (5.65%) SAP
17 31 (5.65%) SharePoint
17 31 (5.65%) Risk Management
17 31 (5.65%) Scrum
18 28 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 27 (4.92%) Security Cleared
19 27 (4.92%) Business Analysis
20 26 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
20 26 (4.74%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 31 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (1.28%) CICS
3 7 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (1.09%) IIS
4 6 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.91%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.73%) CMS
6 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (0.55%) JBoss
7 3 (0.55%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.36%) TPMS
8 2 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.18%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.29%) MS Project
3 26 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (4.74%) MS Office
4 19 (3.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.91%) Agresso
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.73%) CA Clarity
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.36%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.82%) SaaS
2 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Office 365
5 1 (0.18%) Taleo
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.64%) WAN
2 8 (1.46%) Firewall
3 7 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.28%) LAN
4 6 (1.09%) Internet
4 6 (1.09%) DHCP
4 6 (1.09%) DNS
5 4 (0.73%) L2TP
5 4 (0.73%) ADSL
6 3 (0.55%) SMS
6 3 (0.55%) VoIP
6 3 (0.55%) FTP
6 3 (0.55%) Extranet
7 2 (0.36%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.36%) Intranet
7 2 (0.36%) PBX
7 2 (0.36%) VPN
8 1 (0.18%) SAN
8 1 (0.18%) MPLS
8 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (4.01%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.28%) EDRMS
6 7 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.09%) WebFOCUS
8 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.73%) EDMS
10 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.55%) QlikView
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.36%) MS Access
11 2 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.82%) JIRA
2 7 (1.28%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (0.73%) Axure RP
4 4 (0.73%) Subversion
5 2 (0.36%) ERwin
5 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.18%) Toad
6 1 (0.18%) Ant
6 1 (0.18%) Maven
6 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) Selenium
6 1 (0.18%) Gradle
6 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.18%) Behat
General
1 174 (31.69%) Finance
2 54 (9.84%) Retail
3 23 (4.19%) Manufacturing
4 21 (3.83%) Legal
5 15 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.37%) Marketing
7 12 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.64%) Banking
9 8 (1.46%) Publishing
10 7 (1.28%) German Language
11 5 (0.91%) Automotive
12 4 (0.73%) Local Government
12 4 (0.73%) Electronics
13 3 (0.55%) Back Office
13 3 (0.55%) Billing
14 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.36%) Law
15 1 (0.18%) Advertising
15 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 248 (45.17%) Project Manager
2 91 (16.58%) Analyst
3 47 (8.56%) Business Analyst
4 37 (6.74%) IT Project Manager
5 21 (3.83%) Technical Manager
6 18 (3.28%) Consultant
7 17 (3.10%) Developer
7 17 (3.10%) Systems Analyst
7 17 (3.10%) Architect
7 17 (3.10%) PMO Analyst
8 16 (2.91%) Technical Project Manager
9 14 (2.55%) Senior Manager
10 13 (2.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (2.37%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (2.19%) Junior Project Manager
11 12 (2.19%) Junior
12 11 (2.00%) ScrumMaster
12 11 (2.00%) Senior Project Manager
12 11 (2.00%) Business Manager
12 11 (2.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.19%) .NET
2 17 (3.10%) Web Services
3 12 (2.19%) J2EE
4 11 (2.00%) XML
4 11 (2.00%) Middleware
5 8 (1.46%) HTML
6 5 (0.91%) XSD
6 5 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.91%) ISPF
7 4 (0.73%) CSS
8 3 (0.55%) LAMP
8 3 (0.55%) Java EE
8 3 (0.55%) jQuery
9 2 (0.36%) REST
9 2 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.36%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.36%) Ajax
9 2 (0.36%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.36%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.18%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.64%) NHS
3 18 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.55%) PMI
4 14 (2.55%) User Experience
5 12 (2.19%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.28%) Social Media
8 6 (1.09%) Open Source
8 6 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.91%) Economics
9 5 (0.91%) Informatics
10 3 (0.55%) EPoS
10 3 (0.55%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.55%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.55%) FMCG
10 3 (0.55%) Psychology
10 3 (0.55%) Pharmacovigilance
10 3 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.92%) Windows
2 11 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (1.64%) Linux
5 8 (1.46%) UNIX
6 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.36%) Solaris
8 2 (0.36%) MVS
9 1 (0.18%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Android
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (31.33%) PRINCE2
2 104 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (16.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (9.47%) Change Management
5 41 (7.47%) ITIL
6 40 (7.29%) E-Commerce
7 34 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (6.19%) Programme Management
8 31 (5.65%) Risk Management
8 31 (5.65%) Scrum
9 27 (4.92%) Business Analysis
10 26 (4.74%) Time Management
10 26 (4.74%) Project Planning
10 26 (4.74%) Waterfall
11 23 (4.19%) Resource Management
11 23 (4.19%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (4.01%) Supplier Management
13 20 (3.64%) Quality Management
13 20 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (3.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.01%) SQL
2 23 (4.19%) Java
3 13 (2.37%) C
3 13 (2.37%) C#
4 8 (1.46%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.09%) JCL
6 5 (0.91%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.73%) Python
7 4 (0.73%) C++
7 4 (0.73%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.55%) VB
8 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.36%) VB6
10 1 (0.18%) REXX
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
10 1 (0.18%) PHP
10 1 (0.18%) VBScript
10 1 (0.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 50 (9.11%) Degree
2 44 (8.01%) PMI Certification
3 38 (6.92%) PMP
4 28 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 27 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 24 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (3.83%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.00%) APMP
9 8 (1.46%) HND
9 8 (1.46%) ISEB
10 7 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.09%) CCNA
12 5 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.73%) CIMA
13 4 (0.73%) ACCA
13 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.73%) CCNP
14 3 (0.55%) CCIE
14 3 (0.55%) CISSP
14 3 (0.55%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.37%) QA
2 6 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.73%) SLA
3 4 (0.73%) GxP
4 3 (0.55%) P3O
5 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) GAAP
6 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.55%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.73%) SCCM
2 3 (0.55%) SCOM
3 2 (0.36%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 76 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.56%) Oracle
3 31 (5.65%) SAP
4 15 (2.73%) Planview
5 12 (2.19%) Cisco
6 7 (1.28%) Primavera
6 7 (1.28%) Teradata
7 6 (1.09%) IBM
7 6 (1.09%) CA
7 6 (1.09%) Citrix
8 5 (0.91%) Lotus
8 5 (0.91%) VMware
8 5 (0.91%) Tableau
9 4 (0.73%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.73%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.73%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.73%) Adobe
10 3 (0.55%) NetApp
10 3 (0.55%) EMC
10 3 (0.55%) Cognos
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £330 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Montash
Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Huxley Associates
Rate: overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Harris Global
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £43000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire County Council
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £30.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Suffolk
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage
Huxley Associates
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Rate: From £30,989 to £33,860 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £375.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago