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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 8.53% 10.67% 13.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% 13.46% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 33
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£350 £333 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £228 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £524 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Average hourly rate £45.64 £32.88 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.82% -12.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £21.70 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.93 £39.93 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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
481 379 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.57% 79.29% 72.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 191 164
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 44
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £27.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £41.95 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Chelmsford -2 15 £350 +94.44% 4
Brentwood -1 11 £290 +24.73% 1
Basildon -6 7 £625 -
Harlow - 3 £469 -
Colchester +5 2 £413 -5.71% 6
Rayleigh - 1 £550 -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 30 (30.61%) PRINCE2
3 20 (20.41%) ITIL
4 16 (16.33%) Telecoms
4 16 (16.33%) Banking
4 16 (16.33%) Coaching
5 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (13.27%) Software Delivery
6 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.24%) PMP
7 12 (12.24%) Service Management
8 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
8 11 (11.22%) MS Project
8 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
10 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.16%) Manufacturing
11 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
12 7 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 7 (7.14%) Migration
12 7 (7.14%) Windows
12 7 (7.14%) PMI Certification
12 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
12 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 7 (7.14%) Marketing
12 7 (7.14%) SDLC
13 6 (6.12%) NHS
13 6 (6.12%) MS Office
14 5 (5.10%) SQL

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.04%) Lync
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.02%) Drupal
4 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) JBoss
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Project
2 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.12%) MS Office
4 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.02%) Summit
1 1 (1.02%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Internet
2 4 (4.08%) LDAP
3 3 (3.06%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.04%) PABX
4 2 (2.04%) RFID
4 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.04%) PBX
5 1 (1.02%) VoIP
5 1 (1.02%) WAN
5 1 (1.02%) DHCP
5 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.02%) HTTP
5 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) DNS
5 1 (1.02%) SSL
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.02%) Telepresence
5 1 (1.02%) ISDN
5 1 (1.02%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.04%) QlikView
2 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.02%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.04%) AccuRev
2 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.02%) MSI
2 1 (1.02%) Subversion
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.33%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.14%) Marketing
5 5 (5.10%) Automotive
6 2 (2.04%) Legal
6 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Local Government
7 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (40.82%) Project Manager
2 24 (24.49%) Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Applications Support
4 10 (10.20%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 7 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 7 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (6.12%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 5 (5.10%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Systems Support Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Messaging Specialist
8 4 (4.08%) Active Directory Specialist
9 3 (3.06%) ScrumMaster
9 3 (3.06%) Clinical Project Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Lean Practitioner
9 3 (3.06%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.06%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) HTML
3 2 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (1.02%) Middleware
4 1 (1.02%) Ajax
4 1 (1.02%) XMPP
4 1 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.02%) JSON
4 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.02%) Django
4 1 (1.02%) HTML5
4 1 (1.02%) REST
4 1 (1.02%) CSS3
4 1 (1.02%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.02%) J2EE
4 1 (1.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.12%) NHS
4 5 (5.10%) PKI
5 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.08%) PMI
6 2 (2.04%) CCTV
7 1 (1.02%) CMDB
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.02%) LIMS
7 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Linux
3 3 (3.06%) UNIX
3 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) PRINCE2
2 20 (20.41%) ITIL
3 16 (16.33%) Coaching
4 13 (13.27%) Software Delivery
4 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.24%) Service Management
6 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.14%) Migration
8 7 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.14%) SDLC
9 5 (5.10%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.10%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.10%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.10%) Change Management
9 5 (5.10%) CRM
9 5 (5.10%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.10%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) C#
2 3 (3.06%) Java
3 1 (1.02%) Perl
3 1 (1.02%) COBOL
3 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.02%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (1.02%) Ruby
3 1 (1.02%) Korn
3 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.02%) Scala
3 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.02%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) PMP
2 7 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.08%) Degree
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.02%) CCVP
6 1 (1.02%) CCIE
6 1 (1.02%) CCNP
6 1 (1.02%) CCNA
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.02%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) P3O
3 1 (1.02%) GAMP
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.02%) ZENworks
2 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.08%) Cisco
2 4 (4.08%) McAfee
3 3 (3.06%) VMware
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle
4 2 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.02%) Juniper
5 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.02%) SAP
5 1 (1.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.02%) Brocade
5 1 (1.02%) Tandberg
5 1 (1.02%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.02%) WSO2
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