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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 15 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 213 245 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.48% 8.20% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 10.40% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 133 140
Median daily rate £400 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 11
Median hourly rate £27.25 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.71% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £9.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.28 £40.90 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £34.25 £33.88
% change year-on-year
-19.70% +1.10%
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
2001 2355 2261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.66% 78.79% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 1425 1295
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 163 156
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 67 £375 -18.47% 22
Cambridgeshire +16 45 £415 +3.75% 19
Essex -14 31 £425 +6.25% 10
Bedfordshire -7 29 £394 -1.56% 6
Suffolk +5 25 £550 +15.78% 6
Norfolk +4 18 £350 -7.28% 1
Project Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 161 (34.92%) PRINCE2
2 140 (30.37%) Finance
3 107 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (19.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (13.45%) Degree
6 61 (13.23%) Business Analysis
7 59 (12.80%) Microsoft
8 54 (11.71%) ITIL
9 51 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
10 47 (10.20%) Change Management
11 45 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 43 (9.33%) MS Project
13 40 (8.68%) MS Excel
13 40 (8.68%) PMI Certification
14 39 (8.46%) Management Information System
15 38 (8.24%) Change Control
16 37 (8.03%) SAP
17 34 (7.38%) Risk Management
18 31 (6.72%) Information Security
19 29 (6.29%) Legal
20 28 (6.07%) Manufacturing
20 28 (6.07%) Automotive
21 27 (5.86%) Retail
21 27 (5.86%) Project Governance
22 26 (5.64%) Coaching
23 25 (5.42%) MS Office
23 25 (5.42%) SQL
23 25 (5.42%) Windows
24 23 (4.99%) SQL Server
24 23 (4.99%) PMP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.74%) Documentum
1 8 (1.74%) MS Project Server
1 8 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.52%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.87%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.43%) Apache
5 2 (0.43%) Confluence
5 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.43%) IIS
5 2 (0.43%) JBoss
5 2 (0.43%) SAS
5 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 43 (9.33%) MS Project
2 40 (8.68%) MS Excel
3 25 (5.42%) MS Office
4 20 (4.34%) MS Visio
5 18 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.52%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.65%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.87%) Primavera
4 2 (0.43%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.43%) Summit
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Lawson
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.22%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.17%) Office 365
1 10 (2.17%) SaaS
2 4 (0.87%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.87%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.65%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.43%) IaaS
4 2 (0.43%) iPaaS
4 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.22%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.04%) WAN
2 12 (2.60%) LAN
3 11 (2.39%) Firewall
4 8 (1.74%) SAN
5 6 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.30%) VLAN
5 6 (1.30%) VPN
6 5 (1.08%) DNS
6 5 (1.08%) HTTPS
6 5 (1.08%) Intranet
7 4 (0.87%) GSM
7 4 (0.87%) NAS
7 4 (0.87%) Network Security
7 4 (0.87%) UMTS
7 4 (0.87%) Wireless
8 3 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.65%) HTTP
8 3 (0.65%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.65%) WebEx
8 3 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.87%) MS Access
3 4 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.65%) DB2
4 3 (0.65%) QlikView
5 2 (0.43%) GIS
5 2 (0.43%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (0.43%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.22%) DataStage
6 1 (0.22%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 13 (2.82%) JIRA
2 11 (2.39%) Axure RP
3 7 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.22%) Selenium
5 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 140 (30.37%) Finance
2 29 (6.29%) Legal
3 28 (6.07%) Automotive
3 28 (6.07%) Manufacturing
4 27 (5.86%) Retail
5 16 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.82%) Banking
7 12 (2.60%) Marketing
7 12 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.17%) Advertising
9 9 (1.95%) German Language
10 5 (1.08%) Billing
11 4 (0.87%) Local Government
12 3 (0.65%) Publishing
13 2 (0.43%) Back Office
13 2 (0.43%) Front Office
13 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Military
14 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (54.66%) Project Manager
2 72 (15.62%) Analyst
3 61 (13.23%) Business Analyst
4 47 (10.20%) IT Manager
5 40 (8.68%) IT Project Manager
6 32 (6.94%) Senior Manager
7 30 (6.51%) Infrastructure Manager
8 28 (6.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 27 (5.86%) Senior Project Manager
10 20 (4.34%) Security Manager
11 19 (4.12%) Security Project Manager
12 16 (3.47%) Architect
13 10 (2.17%) Technical Manager
14 9 (1.95%) Consultant
14 9 (1.95%) HR Manager
14 9 (1.95%) Programme Manager
14 9 (1.95%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (1.95%) Technical Project Manager
15 8 (1.74%) IT Infrastructure Manager
15 8 (1.74%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.82%) .NET
1 13 (2.82%) HTML
2 6 (1.30%) Middleware
3 5 (1.08%) CSS
4 4 (0.87%) COM
4 4 (0.87%) J2EE
4 4 (0.87%) Web Services
5 3 (0.65%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.43%) WSDL
6 2 (0.43%) XML
6 2 (0.43%) XSD
7 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.22%) EDI
7 1 (0.22%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.22%) jQuery
7 1 (0.22%) Mason
7 1 (0.22%) SAML
7 1 (0.22%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.22%) WCF
7 1 (0.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.46%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.56%) User Experience
4 20 (4.34%) PMI
5 15 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.95%) iPad
9 7 (1.52%) Psychology
10 6 (1.30%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.08%) Robotics
12 4 (0.87%) Blog
12 4 (0.87%) Clustering
12 4 (0.87%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.87%) Informatics
12 4 (0.87%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.87%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.87%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.42%) Windows
2 10 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.30%) Linux
5 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.65%) Unix
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.43%) CentOS
7 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (34.92%) PRINCE2
2 107 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (19.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (13.23%) Business Analysis
5 54 (11.71%) ITIL
6 47 (10.20%) Change Management
7 38 (8.24%) Change Control
8 34 (7.38%) Risk Management
9 31 (6.72%) Information Security
10 27 (5.86%) Project Governance
11 26 (5.64%) Coaching
12 23 (4.99%) Waterfall
13 22 (4.77%) Logistics
13 22 (4.77%) Use Case
14 21 (4.56%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (4.34%) PRINCE
16 18 (3.90%) Scrum
16 18 (3.90%) Six Sigma
17 17 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (3.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.42%) SQL
2 10 (2.17%) C
3 9 (1.95%) C#
4 5 (1.08%) Java
5 4 (0.87%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.65%) COBOL
6 3 (0.65%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.65%) Python
6 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.65%) VB
6 3 (0.65%) VB6
7 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.22%) JCL
8 1 (0.22%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.22%) PHP
8 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (13.45%) Degree
2 45 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 40 (8.68%) PMI Certification
4 23 (4.99%) PMP
5 19 (4.12%) ISEB
5 19 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 18 (3.90%) CISSP
7 16 (3.47%) CISM
8 14 (3.04%) CISA
9 13 (2.82%) Security Cleared
10 12 (2.60%) APMP
11 9 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.74%) CBAP
13 7 (1.52%) CCNA
13 7 (1.52%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.08%) HND
14 5 (1.08%) IIBA
15 4 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (0.87%) HNC
15 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.47%) SLA
2 15 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.08%) QA
4 4 (0.87%) COBIT
4 4 (0.87%) GxP
5 3 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.65%) GMP
5 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.43%) GCP
6 2 (0.43%) GLP
6 2 (0.43%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.87%) vSphere
4 3 (0.65%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.22%) Docker
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.87%) SCCM
2 3 (0.65%) SCOM
3 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.22%) Bacula
4 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.03%) SAP
3 20 (4.34%) Oracle
4 13 (2.82%) VMware
5 12 (2.60%) Cisco
6 10 (2.17%) Adobe
6 10 (2.17%) Citrix
6 10 (2.17%) HP
7 8 (1.74%) Rally
8 6 (1.30%) Infor
8 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.30%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.08%) Blue Prism
9 5 (1.08%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.08%) Chordiant
9 5 (1.08%) KANA
9 5 (1.08%) Kofax
9 5 (1.08%) NetApp
9 5 (1.08%) Pega
9 5 (1.08%) Siebel
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