The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 13 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing Project Management 50 35 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.60% 6.54% 10.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.58% 8.52% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 53
Median daily rate £425 £470 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +17.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £290 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £31.69 - £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -23.57%
Project Management
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
343 411 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.58% 76.82% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 226 317
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 34
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.60 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +13.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £32.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Chelmsford +13 5 £500 +11.11% 3
Basildon +6 3 £340 -43.33%
Brentwood +2 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea +4 1 £550 +17.02% 1
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 45 (56.25%) Finance
2 27 (33.75%) PRINCE2
3 21 (26.25%) Manufacturing
4 19 (23.75%) Automotive
4 19 (23.75%) Degree
5 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (18.75%) PMP
7 14 (17.50%) PMI Certification
7 14 (17.50%) Change Control
8 13 (16.25%) Software Delivery
9 12 (15.00%) Configuration Management
9 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
9 12 (15.00%) Change Management
9 12 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
10 11 (13.75%) Logistics
10 11 (13.75%) PRINCE
10 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
10 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (12.50%) Process Improvement
11 10 (12.50%) Coaching
11 10 (12.50%) Mobile App
11 10 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (12.50%) Performance Management
11 10 (12.50%) Legal
12 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (11.25%) Six Sigma
12 9 (11.25%) Line Management
12 9 (11.25%) Rally
13 8 (10.00%) Contingency Planning

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Project
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) SAN
2 1 (1.25%) DHCP
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Ant
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 45 (56.25%) Finance
2 21 (26.25%) Manufacturing
3 19 (23.75%) Automotive
4 10 (12.50%) Legal
5 6 (7.50%) German Language
6 3 (3.75%) Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Local Government
7 2 (2.50%) Marketing
8 1 (1.25%) Back Office
8 1 (1.25%) Retail
8 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 12 (15.00%) IT Manager
3 11 (13.75%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Implementation Specialist
6 4 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Business Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Product Specialist
7 3 (3.75%) Scrum Master
7 3 (3.75%) Senior IT Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) COM
1 3 (3.75%) Middleware
2 2 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.00%) User Experience
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Biology
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) PRINCE2
2 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.50%) Change Control
4 13 (16.25%) Software Delivery
5 12 (15.00%) Change Management
5 12 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 12 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (13.75%) Logistics
6 11 (13.75%) PRINCE
6 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
7 10 (12.50%) Coaching
7 10 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 10 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 9 (11.25%) Line Management
8 9 (11.25%) Six Sigma
8 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) C
2 1 (1.25%) Java
2 1 (1.25%) Perl
2 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Degree
2 15 (18.75%) PMP
2 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (17.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.50%) APMP
5 1 (1.25%) HND
5 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PhD
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
1 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Rally
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) HP
3 3 (3.75%) Infor
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) NetApp
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
Chelmsford, Essex
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