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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 18 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 40 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.35% 11.20% 12.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.74% 14.18% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 11
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£325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +14.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £284 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £545 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 19
Average hourly rate £42.00 £24.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -31.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.65 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £34.30 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.24 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -13.99%
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
314 522 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 73.36% 78.97% 62.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 294 96
Average daily rate £398 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 55 49
Average hourly rate £32.65 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.60% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.94 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Basildon +9 7 £463 -18.85% 2
Chelmsford -8 6 £275 -33.33%
Southend-on-Sea +4 4 £470 +25.33% 1
Brentwood -13 3 £269 -2.97% 1
Colchester -4 2 £250 -39.39%
Purfleet - - - - 1
Rayleigh - - - - 1
Tilbury - - - -
Witham - - - -
Chigwell - - - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 43 (43.43%) Finance
3 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.25%) PMP
3 25 (25.25%) PMI Certification
4 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
5 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.13%) MS Project
7 11 (11.11%) Change Management
7 11 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (10.10%) Migration
8 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
9 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.08%) Degree
10 8 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (7.07%) Automotive
11 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
12 6 (6.06%) UNIX
12 6 (6.06%) Data Analysis
13 5 (5.05%) ISPF
13 5 (5.05%) Change Control
13 5 (5.05%) Open Source
13 5 (5.05%) ITIL
13 5 (5.05%) SQL
13 5 (5.05%) CICS
13 5 (5.05%) JCL
13 5 (5.05%) Banking
13 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
13 5 (5.05%) Programme Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (5.05%) CICS
2 2 (2.02%) JBoss
2 2 (2.02%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Project
2 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) PaaS
2 1 (1.01%) IaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) LAN
1 2 (2.02%) WAN
1 2 (2.02%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.02%) Extranet
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) MySQL
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.01%) OLAP
1 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.01%) EDMS
1 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.01%) AccuRev
General
1 43 (43.43%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Automotive
3 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) German Language
5 2 (2.02%) Local Government
5 2 (2.02%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 15 (15.15%) Analyst
3 11 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (5.05%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.04%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (4.04%) Team Leader
6 4 (4.04%) Consultant
6 4 (4.04%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.04%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Developer
7 3 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.03%) Product Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (2.02%) NHS Project Manager
8 2 (2.02%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.02%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) ISPF
2 4 (4.04%) Web Services
3 2 (2.02%) XML
3 2 (2.02%) Java EE
3 2 (2.02%) HTML
3 2 (2.02%) .NET
3 2 (2.02%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.01%) WinForms
4 1 (1.01%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.01%) J2EE
4 1 (1.01%) CSS
4 1 (1.01%) WPF
4 1 (1.01%) jQuery
4 1 (1.01%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.01%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (1.01%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (1.01%) XSL
4 1 (1.01%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.05%) Open Source
3 5 (5.05%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.01%) LIMS
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.06%) UNIX
2 3 (3.03%) Windows
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (11.11%) Change Management
4 11 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 10 (10.10%) Migration
6 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 6 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.05%) ITIL
8 5 (5.05%) Service Management
8 5 (5.05%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.05%) Change Control
9 4 (4.04%) Wealth Management
10 3 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.03%) Product Management
10 3 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.03%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.03%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.05%) SQL
1 5 (5.05%) JCL
2 4 (4.04%) Java
3 2 (2.02%) C#
4 1 (1.01%) C++
4 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) PMP
1 25 (25.25%) PMI Certification
2 8 (8.08%) Degree
3 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) APMP
3 3 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) CCIE
4 2 (2.02%) CCNP
4 2 (2.02%) CCNA
5 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) HP
3 3 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (2.02%) Lotus
4 2 (2.02%) VMware
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix
5 1 (1.01%) Juniper
5 1 (1.01%) BMC
5 1 (1.01%) NetApp
5 1 (1.01%) EMC
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle
5 1 (1.01%) Cognos
5 1 (1.01%) Applix
5 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
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