The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 12 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Project Management 49 68 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.94% 14.56% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.35% 21.05% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 6
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£375 £400 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £30.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
367 323 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.44% 69.16% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 155 159
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 57 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.66 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £43.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Brentwood -5 7 £233 -18.70%
Basildon -4 4 - - 2
Southend-on-Sea 0 3 £345 - 1
Colchester -14 2 £406 -1.51%
Witham +9 1 £325 - 1
Chelmsford 0 1 £180 -38.46% 1
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Braintree - - - -
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Harwich - - - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 44 (34.65%) Finance
2 41 (32.28%) PRINCE2
3 22 (17.32%) Microsoft
4 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
5 18 (14.17%) Change Management
5 18 (14.17%) Degree
6 17 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (13.39%) MS Office
7 16 (12.60%) Management Information System
8 15 (11.81%) Time Management
9 14 (11.02%) Oracle
10 13 (10.24%) MS Project
10 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (10.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (9.45%) Data Analysis
12 11 (8.66%) MS PowerPoint
12 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
12 11 (8.66%) SQL
12 11 (8.66%) PMI Certification
13 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
13 10 (7.87%) XSD
13 10 (7.87%) Business Analysis
13 10 (7.87%) Project Planning
13 10 (7.87%) Change Control
13 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database
14 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
14 9 (7.09%) Marketing
14 9 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (6.30%) MS Visio
15 8 (6.30%) ERP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (2.36%) IIS
1 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.57%) CMS
2 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.39%) MS Office
3 13 (10.24%) MS Project
4 11 (8.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (6.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) BASE24
2 1 (0.79%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) Internet
1 4 (3.15%) Firewall
2 2 (1.57%) ATM
2 2 (1.57%) VoIP
2 2 (1.57%) OSPF
2 2 (1.57%) BGP
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (1.57%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.79%) LDAP
3 1 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) Broadband
3 1 (0.79%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.72%) WebFOCUS
5 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.57%) DTS
7 2 (1.57%) EDRMS
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) JIRA
1 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.79%) Gradle
2 1 (0.79%) Maven
2 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.79%) Ant
2 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 44 (34.65%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Marketing
3 6 (4.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.94%) Automotive
5 3 (2.36%) Local Government
5 3 (2.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.36%) German Language
6 2 (1.57%) Electronics
6 2 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.79%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (40.16%) Project Manager
2 37 (29.13%) Analyst
3 16 (12.60%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.45%) Technical Manager
5 11 (8.66%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) Delivery Manager
6 10 (7.87%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.72%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.94%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.15%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.15%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Project Officer
10 3 (2.36%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (2.36%) Project Management Officer
10 3 (2.36%) Senior Project Officer
10 3 (2.36%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.36%) Consultant
11 2 (1.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) XSD
2 3 (2.36%) XML
3 2 (1.57%) Web Services
3 2 (1.57%) .NET
3 2 (1.57%) XML Schema
3 2 (1.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.57%) JRules
4 1 (0.79%) Ajax
4 1 (0.79%) Java EE
4 1 (0.79%) TopLink
4 1 (0.79%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Middleware
4 1 (0.79%) J2EE
4 1 (0.79%) HTML
4 1 (0.79%) CSS
4 1 (0.79%) Swing
4 1 (0.79%) JMS
4 1 (0.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.94%) PMI
3 3 (2.36%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.36%) NHS
3 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.57%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.57%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.57%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.79%) PKI
5 1 (0.79%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Tandem
5 1 (0.79%) Open Source
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.79%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.79%) Human Factors
5 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) UNIX
4 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.28%) PRINCE2
2 18 (14.17%) Change Management
3 17 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.81%) Time Management
5 12 (9.45%) Data Analysis
6 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
7 10 (7.87%) Business Analysis
7 10 (7.87%) Project Planning
7 10 (7.87%) Change Control
8 9 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.30%) ERP
9 8 (6.30%) Waterfall
10 7 (5.51%) EAI
10 7 (5.51%) ETL
11 6 (4.72%) ITIL
11 6 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.72%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.72%) Supplier Management
12 5 (3.94%) Business Continuity
12 5 (3.94%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.66%) SQL
2 5 (3.94%) C
2 5 (3.94%) Java
3 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (14.17%) Degree
2 13 (10.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (8.66%) PMI Certification
4 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.72%) PMP
5 6 (4.72%) APMP
6 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.57%) CCIE
7 2 (1.57%) CCNP
7 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.57%) CCVP
8 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (1.57%) Puppet
1 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.02%) Oracle
3 5 (3.94%) Teradata
3 5 (3.94%) VMware
4 3 (2.36%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.36%) Sage
4 3 (2.36%) SAP
4 3 (2.36%) JBoss
4 3 (2.36%) Cisco
5 2 (1.57%) Dell
5 2 (1.57%) Citrix
5 2 (1.57%) Juniper
5 2 (1.57%) webMethods
6 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.79%) BT
6 1 (0.79%) McAfee
6 1 (0.79%) NetApp
6 1 (0.79%) Lotus
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) HP
Westcliff-On-Sea, Essex
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £405 Per Day Rate DOE and role
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago