The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 19 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3463 4411 4407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.55% 8.74% 8.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.12% 10.73% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2307 2914 2939
Median daily rate £430 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.68% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 78 87
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.03% +19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £18.44 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £54.30 £48.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.58%
Project Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37968 41123 39833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27052 26380
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1222 1137
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the England region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the England region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
London -8 1539 £475 +5.55% 311
South East +2 672 £413 - 133
North West 0 270 £425 +6.25% 71
West Midlands -2 257 £425 +1.19% 54
South West -2 202 £393 -1.81% 53
East of England -2 156 £425 - 57
Yorkshire -2 145 £414 +3.56% 48
East Midlands -7 124 £405 +1.25% 37
North East -16 80 £390 -2.50% 13
Midlands +1 11 £500 +25.00%
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 England region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 2451 (32.38%) Finance
2 2026 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
3 1890 (24.97%) PRINCE2
4 1649 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 987 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 883 (11.67%) MS Excel
7 790 (10.44%) Change Management
8 781 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
9 773 (10.21%) ITIL
10 763 (10.08%) Banking
11 755 (9.97%) Security Cleared
12 701 (9.26%) Degree
13 661 (8.73%) Migration
14 623 (8.23%) MS Project
15 564 (7.45%) Programme Management
16 555 (7.33%) Scrum
16 555 (7.33%) Business Analysis
17 540 (7.13%) SC Cleared
17 540 (7.13%) Risk Management
18 532 (7.03%) MS Office
19 498 (6.58%) Waterfall
20 462 (6.10%) Management Information System
21 447 (5.91%) Retail
22 445 (5.88%) SQL
23 440 (5.81%) SAP
24 437 (5.77%) Windows
25 426 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
26 417 (5.51%) PMP
27 402 (5.31%) PMI Certification
28 398 (5.26%) Service Delivery

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 352 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 121 (1.60%) CMS
3 81 (1.07%) Confluence
4 60 (0.79%) Skype for Business
5 48 (0.63%) IIS
6 38 (0.50%) MS Exchange
6 38 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 36 (0.48%) Apache
8 35 (0.46%) SAS
9 32 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 27 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (0.32%) MS Project Server
12 23 (0.30%) Apache Spark
13 22 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 21 (0.28%) WebLogic
15 20 (0.26%) Tomcat
16 15 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
16 15 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
17 14 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
18 13 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 883 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 623 (8.23%) MS Project
3 532 (7.03%) MS Office
4 426 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 358 (4.73%) MS Visio
6 78 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 29 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 18 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 11 (0.15%) Open Workbench
11 6 (0.079%) SPSS
12 5 (0.066%) Chatbot
12 5 (0.066%) Lectora
12 5 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (0.053%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.053%) CATIA
13 4 (0.053%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.053%) Maya
13 4 (0.053%) Windchill
14 3 (0.040%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 93 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (0.63%) Primavera
3 41 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 36 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 35 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 32 (0.42%) SAP FI
7 30 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
8 27 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
8 27 (0.36%) SAP CO
9 26 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
9 26 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
10 24 (0.32%) SAP ERP
11 23 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
12 22 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
13 19 (0.25%) SAP CRM
14 16 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
15 14 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
16 13 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
16 13 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
16 13 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 168 (2.22%) Office 365
2 148 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (1.28%) SaaS
4 86 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 56 (0.74%) IaaS
6 46 (0.61%) PaaS
7 25 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 15 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
10 13 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
11 11 (0.15%) Yammer
12 10 (0.13%) GitHub
13 9 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
14 6 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.079%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.079%) IBM Cloud
15 4 (0.053%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.053%) iTunes
15 4 (0.053%) OneDrive
15 4 (0.053%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 175 (2.31%) Firewall
2 162 (2.14%) LAN
3 153 (2.02%) WAN
4 119 (1.57%) Internet
5 91 (1.20%) DNS
6 80 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
7 77 (1.02%) Intranet
8 75 (0.99%) VoIP
9 73 (0.96%) TCP/IP
10 72 (0.95%) DHCP
11 69 (0.91%) SAN
12 68 (0.90%) Wireless
13 61 (0.81%) Network Security
14 59 (0.78%) HTTP
15 52 (0.69%) VPN
16 46 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
17 44 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
18 43 (0.57%) MPLS
19 41 (0.54%) Skype
20 36 (0.48%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (3.83%) SQL Server
2 136 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 101 (1.33%) Big Data
4 93 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 64 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 62 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 62 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 62 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 60 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
8 43 (0.57%) Data Mining
8 43 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 36 (0.48%) NonStop SQL
11 31 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
12 30 (0.40%) SAP BW
13 29 (0.38%) SAP HANA
13 29 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (0.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 226 (2.99%) JIRA
2 68 (0.90%) Jenkins
3 63 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 42 (0.55%) Subversion
5 39 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (0.49%) Cucumber
6 37 (0.49%) Selenium
6 37 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 33 (0.44%) JUnit
8 32 (0.42%) Maven
9 24 (0.32%) Axure RP
10 23 (0.30%) TeamCity
11 20 (0.26%) Bitbucket
12 19 (0.25%) Ant
13 18 (0.24%) Gradle
14 14 (0.18%) GoogleTest
14 14 (0.18%) NUnit
15 13 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 13 (0.17%) ClearCase
15 13 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2451 (32.38%) Finance
2 763 (10.08%) Banking
3 447 (5.91%) Retail
4 353 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 323 (4.27%) Marketing
6 253 (3.34%) Legal
7 188 (2.48%) Manufacturing
8 155 (2.05%) Investment Banking
9 116 (1.53%) Front Office
10 84 (1.11%) Back Office
11 82 (1.08%) Automotive
12 81 (1.07%) Law
13 79 (1.04%) Retail Banking
14 77 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
15 73 (0.96%) Financial Institution
16 68 (0.90%) Advertising
17 64 (0.85%) Billing
18 44 (0.58%) Publishing
19 42 (0.55%) Local Government
20 36 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3119 (41.21%) Project Manager
2 1003 (13.25%) Analyst
3 600 (7.93%) Business Analyst
4 451 (5.96%) IT Manager
5 367 (4.85%) IT Project Manager
6 301 (3.98%) Senior Manager
7 293 (3.87%) Consultant
8 289 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 272 (3.59%) Architect
10 263 (3.47%) Developer
11 260 (3.44%) Programme Manager
12 253 (3.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 244 (3.22%) Delivery Manager
14 236 (3.12%) Senior Project Manager
15 219 (2.89%) Technical Manager
16 174 (2.30%) Technical Project Manager
17 151 (1.99%) Coordinator
18 149 (1.97%) Digital Project Manager
19 143 (1.89%) SAP Manager
20 142 (1.88%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (2.79%) HTML
2 178 (2.35%) Web Services
3 161 (2.13%) .NET
4 135 (1.78%) CSS
5 112 (1.48%) XML
6 92 (1.22%) Middleware
7 67 (0.89%) ASP.NET
8 55 (0.73%) HTML5
9 53 (0.70%) REST
10 51 (0.67%) jQuery
11 48 (0.63%) AngularJS
12 44 (0.58%) J2EE
12 44 (0.58%) SOAP
13 38 (0.50%) .NET Framework
14 35 (0.46%) JSON
14 35 (0.46%) Node.js
15 25 (0.33%) Spring
16 23 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (0.30%) Gherkin
17 21 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 781 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 462 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 395 (5.22%) Data Centre
4 214 (2.83%) User Experience
5 189 (2.50%) PMI
6 151 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 151 (1.99%) Virtual Team
7 105 (1.39%) NHS
8 87 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 83 (1.10%) Equities
9 83 (1.10%) Fixed Income
10 70 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 66 (0.87%) Data Integration
12 64 (0.85%) FMCG
13 62 (0.82%) Mainframe
14 61 (0.81%) Derivative
15 60 (0.79%) Visualisation
16 57 (0.75%) Mobile App
17 53 (0.70%) e-Learning
18 43 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 437 (5.77%) Windows
2 278 (3.67%) Linux
3 198 (2.62%) Unix
4 141 (1.86%) Windows Server
5 76 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 55 (0.73%) Android
8 52 (0.69%) Solaris
9 46 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 40 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 34 (0.45%) AIX
12 34 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 31 (0.41%) Windows 10
14 18 (0.24%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.15%) CentOS
16 10 (0.13%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.11%) Windows Vista
18 7 (0.092%) VMS
18 7 (0.092%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2026 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1890 (24.97%) PRINCE2
3 1649 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 790 (10.44%) Change Management
5 773 (10.21%) ITIL
6 661 (8.73%) Migration
7 564 (7.45%) Programme Management
8 555 (7.33%) Business Analysis
8 555 (7.33%) Scrum
9 540 (7.13%) Risk Management
10 498 (6.58%) Waterfall
11 398 (5.26%) Service Delivery
12 375 (4.95%) Project Planning
13 373 (4.93%) SDLC
14 363 (4.80%) Agile Project Management
15 340 (4.49%) CRM
16 330 (4.36%) Service Management
17 322 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
18 309 (4.08%) ERP
19 301 (3.98%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 445 (5.88%) SQL
2 198 (2.62%) Java
3 193 (2.55%) JavaScript
4 172 (2.27%) C
5 114 (1.51%) C#
6 78 (1.03%) Python
7 47 (0.62%) C++
7 47 (0.62%) T-SQL
8 44 (0.58%) Shell Script
9 42 (0.55%) Perl
10 35 (0.46%) PowerShell
11 32 (0.42%) PHP
11 32 (0.42%) Ruby
12 30 (0.40%) VB
13 29 (0.38%) PL/SQL
14 22 (0.29%) Bash Shell
15 18 (0.24%) COBOL
16 13 (0.17%) VBA
17 12 (0.16%) Objective-C
17 12 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 755 (9.97%) Security Cleared
2 701 (9.26%) Degree
3 540 (7.13%) SC Cleared
4 417 (5.51%) PMP
5 402 (5.31%) PMI Certification
6 239 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 230 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 158 (2.09%) DV Cleared
9 142 (1.88%) ISEB
10 140 (1.85%) APMP
11 125 (1.65%) CISSP
12 111 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
13 90 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
14 83 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
15 65 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 56 (0.74%) CISM
17 51 (0.67%) CCNA
18 46 (0.61%) CISA
18 46 (0.61%) MCSE
19 40 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (4.58%) QA
2 113 (1.49%) SLA
3 109 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 79 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 71 (0.94%) MiFID
6 58 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 47 (0.62%) JSP 440
8 45 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
9 40 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 37 (0.49%) COBIT
11 18 (0.24%) FATCA
11 18 (0.24%) GxP
12 15 (0.20%) PMBOK
13 14 (0.18%) EMIR
13 14 (0.18%) P3O
14 10 (0.13%) Solvency II
15 9 (0.12%) ISO 9001
16 8 (0.11%) GMP
16 8 (0.11%) ISO27002
17 7 (0.092%) Basel III
System Software
1 157 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 134 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.38%) XenApp
4 27 (0.36%) Docker
5 24 (0.32%) XenDesktop
6 22 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (0.24%) vSphere
8 17 (0.22%) XenServer
9 16 (0.21%) Hyper-V
10 11 (0.15%) HDFS
11 10 (0.13%) Firmware
12 9 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.092%) ProxySG
13 7 (0.092%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.079%) Time Sharing Option
14 6 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.066%) VMware ESX
16 4 (0.053%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 4 (0.053%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 54 (0.71%) Puppet
2 41 (0.54%) SCCM
3 26 (0.34%) Ansible
3 26 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (0.24%) NetBackup
5 17 (0.22%) SCOM
6 15 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.20%) Tivoli
6 15 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 15 (0.20%) XenMobile
7 14 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
8 13 (0.17%) EdgeSight
8 13 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 13 (0.17%) SafeCom
9 12 (0.16%) MOM
9 12 (0.16%) OPNET
10 10 (0.13%) AirWatch
10 10 (0.13%) QRadar
10 10 (0.13%) WSUS
11 9 (0.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 987 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 440 (5.81%) SAP
3 369 (4.88%) Oracle
4 207 (2.73%) Cisco
5 190 (2.51%) VMware
6 113 (1.49%) HP
7 101 (1.33%) Citrix
8 94 (1.24%) CheckPoint
8 94 (1.24%) IBM
9 93 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 78 (1.03%) Adobe
11 59 (0.78%) F5
12 53 (0.70%) ServiceNow
13 50 (0.66%) Red Hat
13 50 (0.66%) Remedy
14 49 (0.65%) Google
15 40 (0.53%) Palo Alto
16 37 (0.49%) Juniper
17 33 (0.44%) Riverbed
18 32 (0.42%) Blue Coat
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £750 - £800 per day
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + negotiable d.o.e
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £401 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spencer Rose
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IntaPeople
Rate: £390 - £420 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £530 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Jarrow, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago