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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 11 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 287 214 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.22% 8.89% 8.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.50% 12.80% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 108 131
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.50 £20.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £45.00 £38.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
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
2126 1672 1815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.71% 69.46% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 912 999
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 163 171
Average hourly rate £24.00 £33.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +8 72 £406 -4.41% 12
Bedfordshire +1 62 £475 +11.76% 11
Cambridgeshire -1 62 £388 +10.71% 30
Essex 0 61 £388 -3.12% 8
Suffolk +12 14 £475 +206.45% 2
Norfolk +10 13 £338 -13.18% 7
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 188 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 177 (31.38%) Finance
3 121 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (14.72%) Microsoft
6 60 (10.64%) Change Management
7 58 (10.28%) MS Excel
8 53 (9.40%) ITIL
8 53 (9.40%) Retail
9 51 (9.04%) PMI Certification
10 47 (8.33%) Scrum
10 47 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (7.62%) SAP
11 43 (7.62%) E-Commerce
11 43 (7.62%) Degree
12 42 (7.45%) PMP
13 40 (7.09%) Windows
13 40 (7.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 39 (6.91%) MS Project
15 38 (6.74%) Business Analysis
16 36 (6.38%) .NET
17 35 (6.21%) Oracle
18 34 (6.03%) SharePoint
19 33 (5.85%) Waterfall
20 32 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
21 31 (5.50%) QA
21 31 (5.50%) SQL
21 31 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (5.50%) Risk Management
22 29 (5.14%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 34 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.42%) IIS
3 6 (1.06%) CICS
3 6 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (0.89%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.89%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.71%) CMS
5 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.53%) Confluence
7 2 (0.35%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.35%) TPMS
7 2 (0.35%) JBoss
7 2 (0.35%) SAS
8 1 (0.18%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 58 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.91%) MS Project
3 32 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (4.61%) MS Office
5 20 (3.55%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.89%) CA Clarity
2 5 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.71%) Agresso
3 4 (0.71%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.71%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.35%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (1.60%) SaaS
2 8 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.71%) Office 365
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.77%) WAN
2 9 (1.60%) LAN
3 8 (1.42%) DHCP
3 8 (1.42%) DNS
4 6 (1.06%) VPN
5 5 (0.89%) Intranet
5 5 (0.89%) MPLS
5 5 (0.89%) FTP
5 5 (0.89%) Firewall
6 4 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.71%) Internet
6 4 (0.71%) VoIP
7 3 (0.53%) Extranet
7 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.53%) SMS
8 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.18%) SAN
9 1 (0.18%) L2TP
9 1 (0.18%) ADSL
9 1 (0.18%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.24%) Snowflake Schema
3 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (1.24%) QlikView
3 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (0.89%) Star Schema
4 5 (0.89%) EDMS
5 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.35%) MySQL
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.35%) MS Access
7 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (2.30%) JIRA
2 7 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (0.71%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.53%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.35%) ERwin
6 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.18%) Toad
7 1 (0.18%) Subversion
7 1 (0.18%) Behat
7 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.18%) Selenium
7 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
General
1 177 (31.38%) Finance
2 53 (9.40%) Retail
3 26 (4.61%) Legal
4 19 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.48%) Marketing
7 13 (2.30%) Banking
8 12 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.42%) Publishing
10 7 (1.24%) German Language
10 7 (1.24%) Automotive
11 5 (0.89%) Front Office
12 3 (0.53%) Billing
12 3 (0.53%) Local Government
13 2 (0.35%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.35%) Law
14 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 271 (48.05%) Project Manager
2 77 (13.65%) Analyst
3 42 (7.45%) Business Analyst
4 35 (6.21%) IT Project Manager
5 20 (3.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 20 (3.55%) Technical Manager
5 20 (3.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 17 (3.01%) Consultant
7 16 (2.84%) Technical Project Manager
7 16 (2.84%) Architect
8 15 (2.66%) Senior Manager
9 14 (2.48%) Developer
10 13 (2.30%) Junior
10 13 (2.30%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (2.30%) Junior Project Manager
10 13 (2.30%) SAP Manager
10 13 (2.30%) ScrumMaster
11 12 (2.13%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (2.13%) Agile Project Manager
11 12 (2.13%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.38%) .NET
2 18 (3.19%) Web Services
3 11 (1.95%) Middleware
4 10 (1.77%) XML
5 8 (1.42%) HTML
6 6 (1.06%) J2EE
7 5 (0.89%) ISPF
7 5 (0.89%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.71%) CSS
9 3 (0.53%) LAMP
9 3 (0.53%) Java EE
9 3 (0.53%) jQuery
10 2 (0.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (0.35%) REST
10 2 (0.35%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.18%) ATL
11 1 (0.18%) XSD
11 1 (0.18%) Flash
11 1 (0.18%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.55%) NHS
3 16 (2.84%) PMI
4 15 (2.66%) User Experience
5 13 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.42%) Social Media
7 7 (1.24%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.06%) Economics
8 6 (1.06%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.71%) EPoS
10 3 (0.53%) Informatics
10 3 (0.53%) Pharmacovigilance
10 3 (0.53%) Open Source
10 3 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.53%) Psychology
10 3 (0.53%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.53%) Kindle
11 2 (0.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 40 (7.09%) Windows
2 11 (1.95%) Linux
3 9 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (1.60%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.06%) UNIX
5 5 (0.89%) Solaris
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) Android
8 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.18%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 121 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (10.64%) Change Management
5 53 (9.40%) ITIL
6 47 (8.33%) Scrum
7 43 (7.62%) E-Commerce
8 38 (6.74%) Business Analysis
9 33 (5.85%) Waterfall
10 31 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (5.50%) Risk Management
11 29 (5.14%) Analytics
12 28 (4.96%) Change Control
13 27 (4.79%) Service Delivery
13 27 (4.79%) Supplier Management
14 26 (4.61%) Programme Management
15 25 (4.43%) Migration
16 23 (4.08%) Quality Management
17 22 (3.90%) ERP
17 22 (3.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (5.50%) SQL
2 14 (2.48%) C#
2 14 (2.48%) Java
3 13 (2.30%) C
4 7 (1.24%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.06%) JCL
5 6 (1.06%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.35%) C++
8 2 (0.35%) VB
9 1 (0.18%) PHP
9 1 (0.18%) VBScript
9 1 (0.18%) VBA
9 1 (0.18%) Python
9 1 (0.18%) REXX
9 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.18%) VB6
9 1 (0.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 51 (9.04%) PMI Certification
2 43 (7.62%) Degree
3 42 (7.45%) PMP
4 40 (7.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 24 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 17 (3.01%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.77%) APMP
8 10 (1.77%) ISEB
9 8 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.06%) HND
11 5 (0.89%) CCNA
11 5 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.53%) CCIE
12 3 (0.53%) CCNP
12 3 (0.53%) ACCA
12 3 (0.53%) CIMA
12 3 (0.53%) IIBA
12 3 (0.53%) AAT
12 3 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.50%) QA
2 6 (1.06%) SLA
3 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.35%) P3O
5 2 (0.35%) GxP
6 1 (0.18%) GAAP
System Software
1 14 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.53%) vSphere
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.35%) XenServer
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.18%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.60%) SCCM
2 5 (0.89%) SCOM
2 5 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.18%) OpenView
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 83 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.62%) SAP
3 35 (6.21%) Oracle
4 21 (3.72%) Planview
5 12 (2.13%) Cisco
6 11 (1.95%) HP
7 9 (1.60%) VMware
8 7 (1.24%) Tableau
9 6 (1.06%) Akamai
9 6 (1.06%) EMC
9 6 (1.06%) Citrix
9 6 (1.06%) BMC
9 6 (1.06%) Cognos
10 5 (0.89%) CA
10 5 (0.89%) Lotus
10 5 (0.89%) F5
11 4 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.71%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.71%) Adobe
12 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
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