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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 23 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 54 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.15% 9.94% 11.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.36% 15.25% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 26
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £289 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.93% -6.15%
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
437 354 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 82.14% 65.19% 64.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 211 142
Average daily rate £425 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £250 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 38
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.19 £41.00 £36.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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
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 24 October 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
Basildon +4 9 £444 +18.33% 6
Southend-on-Sea -21 8 £520 +60.00%
Brentwood -6 3 £345 -37.27%
Chelmsford -1 2 - - 5
Colchester -9 1 £525 +35.48% 2
Halstead - 1 £400 -
Harlow - - - -
Stanford-le-Hope - - - -
Witham - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 42 (40.00%) Finance
2 39 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 22 (20.95%) PMI Certification
4 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 15 (14.29%) PMP
5 13 (12.38%) Management Information System
5 13 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (12.38%) Degree
6 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.43%) ITIL
7 11 (10.48%) MS Project
7 11 (10.48%) Time Management
8 10 (9.52%) Marketing
9 9 (8.57%) Oracle
9 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
9 9 (8.57%) MS Visio
9 9 (8.57%) Migration
10 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
10 8 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (7.62%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (7.62%) Change Control
11 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
11 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
11 7 (6.67%) German Language
11 7 (6.67%) UNIX
11 7 (6.67%) SQL
11 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.67%) PMI
11 7 (6.67%) Service Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (5.71%) CICS
2 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.95%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.95%) IIS
2 1 (0.95%) JBoss
2 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) MS Project
2 9 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 8 (7.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
4 5 (4.76%) MS Office
5 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) LAN
1 3 (2.86%) WAN
1 3 (2.86%) Extranet
2 2 (1.90%) Firewall
2 2 (1.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.71%) WebFOCUS
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.95%) IDMS
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) Ingres
8 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.95%) DB2
8 1 (0.95%) OLAP
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.95%) Maven
2 1 (0.95%) Gradle
2 1 (0.95%) Ant
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) German Language
3 7 (6.67%) Automotive
4 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.86%) Retail
6 2 (1.90%) Local Government
6 2 (1.90%) Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Law
7 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.95%) Front Office
7 1 (0.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (41.90%) Project Manager
2 24 (22.86%) Analyst
3 8 (7.62%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (5.71%) Technical Manager
6 4 (3.81%) Team Leader
6 4 (3.81%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (3.81%) Consultant
7 3 (2.86%) Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (2.86%) Business Manager
7 3 (2.86%) Network Planner
7 3 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (2.86%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (1.90%) Change Manager
8 2 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) XSD
2 5 (4.76%) J2EE
2 5 (4.76%) Web Services
2 5 (4.76%) ISPF
3 3 (2.86%) XML
4 2 (1.90%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.90%) HTML
4 2 (1.90%) .NET
5 1 (0.95%) CSS
5 1 (0.95%) Swing
5 1 (0.95%) JMS
5 1 (0.95%) WSDL
5 1 (0.95%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.95%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.95%) TopLink
5 1 (0.95%) Ajax
5 1 (0.95%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.67%) PMI
3 6 (5.71%) NHS
3 6 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.90%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
7 1 (0.95%) Open Source
7 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.95%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) UNIX
2 6 (5.71%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.90%) Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.95%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.14%) PRINCE2
2 13 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.43%) ITIL
4 11 (10.48%) Time Management
5 9 (8.57%) Migration
6 8 (7.62%) Change Control
7 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 7 (6.67%) Service Management
7 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.71%) Change Management
8 6 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.76%) Release Management
9 5 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.76%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.81%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) JCL
3 3 (2.86%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) C#
5 1 (0.95%) C++
5 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) PMI Certification
2 15 (14.29%) PMP
3 13 (12.38%) Degree
4 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.86%) CCIE
7 3 (2.86%) CCNP
7 3 (2.86%) CCNA
7 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.86%) APMP
7 3 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.95%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.57%) Oracle
3 5 (4.76%) Teradata
4 4 (3.81%) Cisco
5 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.90%) Dell
5 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.95%) Lotus
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) Applix
6 1 (0.95%) AccuRev
Basildon, Essex
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