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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 12 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 50 31 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.93% 5.90% 9.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.77% 7.62% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 13 25
Median daily rate £365 £320 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £291 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.50 £45.64 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +21.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +4.80%
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
363 407 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 86.63% 77.52% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 213 214
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 66 44
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.59 £34.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.75 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Basildon +13 13 £380 - 1
Brentwood +3 2 - - 2
Chelmsford -6 2 £450 +12.50% 4
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £425 - 1
Colchester - 1 £488 - 2
Witham - 1 £400 -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 27 (32.93%) PRINCE2
2 26 (31.71%) Finance
3 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (24.39%) SQL
6 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (20.73%) Change Management
9 14 (17.07%) Automotive
9 14 (17.07%) Oracle
9 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
9 14 (17.07%) Business Analysis
10 13 (15.85%) Mainframe
11 12 (14.63%) CRM
11 12 (14.63%) Manufacturing
11 12 (14.63%) Change Control
12 11 (13.41%) Degree
12 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
13 10 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (12.20%) DB2
13 10 (12.20%) MS Project
13 10 (12.20%) SAP
13 10 (12.20%) Data Analysis
13 10 (12.20%) SDLC
14 9 (10.98%) Project Planning
14 9 (10.98%) Time Management
14 9 (10.98%) MS Office
14 9 (10.98%) Windows
15 8 (9.76%) Legal
16 7 (8.54%) ITIL

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 6 (7.32%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.44%) Documentum
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) Moodle
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.20%) MS Project
3 9 (10.98%) MS Office
4 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
6 4 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (2.44%) Summit
3 1 (1.22%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
1 3 (3.66%) Yammer
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) VPN
1 6 (7.32%) WebEx
2 4 (4.88%) Internet
3 3 (3.66%) Firewall
4 2 (2.44%) Extranet
4 2 (2.44%) Intranet
5 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) DB2
2 7 (8.54%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.88%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.22%) Power BI
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (31.71%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Automotive
3 12 (14.63%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.76%) Legal
5 6 (7.32%) Retail
6 4 (4.88%) Banking
7 3 (3.66%) Local Government
7 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.44%) German Language
8 2 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (46.34%) Project Manager
2 23 (28.05%) Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) IT Manager
4 10 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Facilities Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) ICT Manager
7 3 (3.66%) ICT Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) NHS Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) .NET
1 5 (6.10%) COM
2 3 (3.66%) J2EE
3 2 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.85%) Mainframe
3 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) NHS
5 3 (3.66%) PMI
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.22%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.22%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) PRINCE2
2 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (20.73%) Change Management
5 14 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 12 (14.63%) Change Control
6 12 (14.63%) CRM
7 10 (12.20%) Data Analysis
7 10 (12.20%) SDLC
8 9 (10.98%) Project Planning
8 9 (10.98%) Time Management
9 7 (8.54%) Analytics
9 7 (8.54%) Data Analytics
9 7 (8.54%) ITIL
9 7 (8.54%) Use Case
10 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.32%) Migration
10 6 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) COBOL
3 1 (1.22%) C
3 1 (1.22%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CISA
3 4 (4.88%) CISM
3 4 (4.88%) CISSP
3 4 (4.88%) PMP
4 3 (3.66%) CCDA
4 3 (3.66%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) CCNP
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.22%) GSEC
6 1 (1.22%) ISEB
6 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) SLA
2 5 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Oracle
3 10 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (12.20%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) Infor
5 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 3 (3.66%) HP
5 3 (3.66%) Kaspersky
5 3 (3.66%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.22%) Blackboard
6 1 (1.22%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.22%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.22%) Rally
6 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.22%) SumTotal
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