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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 24 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 36 77 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.03% 10.36% 14.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 13.68% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 54 18
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£470 £415 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +24.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 24
Average hourly rate £50.50 £31.13 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.24% -15.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -6.75%
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
380 563 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.22% 75.77% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 328 147
Average daily rate £400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 60
Average hourly rate £40.60 £37.50 £34.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +7.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £16.50 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 April 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 24 April 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
Brentwood -6 8 £525 +87.50% 2
Basildon -6 7 £600 +26.31% 4
Southend-on-Sea +8 4 £470 +10.13% 1
Colchester +6 2 - - 3
Chelmsford -11 2 £450 +12.50% 2
Rayleigh - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £475 -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 42 (50.00%) Finance
2 35 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 23 (27.38%) PMP
4 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
6 17 (20.24%) PMI Certification
7 14 (16.67%) Software Delivery
8 13 (15.48%) Banking
9 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.29%) MS Project
10 11 (13.10%) Change Management
10 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
10 11 (13.10%) Business Analysis
11 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
11 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (9.52%) Migration
12 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
13 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
13 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
14 5 (5.95%) Open Source
14 5 (5.95%) Business Transformation
14 5 (5.95%) Change Control
14 5 (5.95%) Programme Management
14 5 (5.95%) Automotive
14 5 (5.95%) NHS
14 5 (5.95%) Windows
15 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
15 4 (4.76%) MS Office
15 4 (4.76%) SQL Server

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) JBoss
3 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.19%) Lync
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
4 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Project
2 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 8 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.76%) MS Office
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
1 1 (1.19%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.19%) PABX
2 1 (1.19%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.19%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.19%) EDMS
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) AccuRev
General
1 42 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Banking
3 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.95%) Automotive
5 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.38%) Local Government
7 1 (1.19%) Publishing
7 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Marketing
7 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Project Manager
2 13 (15.48%) Analyst
3 9 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 7 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.95%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (3.57%) NHS Project Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.57%) Product Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.38%) Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.38%) Build Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (2.38%) Software Delivery Project Manager
8 1 (1.19%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (1.19%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (1.19%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) HTML
1 2 (2.38%) .NET
1 2 (2.38%) X-Windows
1 2 (2.38%) Java EE
2 1 (1.19%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (1.19%) WPF
2 1 (1.19%) jQuery
2 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.19%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (1.19%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.19%) WinForms
2 1 (1.19%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.19%) NHibernate
2 1 (1.19%) DHTML
2 1 (1.19%) CSS
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
2 1 (1.19%) XML
2 1 (1.19%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.95%) Open Source
3 5 (5.95%) NHS
4 2 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.10%) Change Management
5 11 (13.10%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.52%) Migration
7 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.95%) Business Transformation
8 5 (5.95%) Change Control
8 5 (5.95%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.57%) Product Management
10 3 (3.57%) Wealth Management
10 3 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (3.57%) Service Management
10 3 (3.57%) ITIL
10 3 (3.57%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.19%) Korn
3 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.19%) Perl
3 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) PMP
2 17 (20.24%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.38%) APMP
4 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) PgMP
5 1 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
3 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) HP
2 4 (4.76%) VMware
3 3 (3.57%) Citrix
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) Lotus
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.19%) Juniper
5 1 (1.19%) BMC
5 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.19%) NetApp
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) EMC
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago