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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Rank 27 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 25 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.63% 8.51% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 10.23% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 32
Median daily rate £350 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £398 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £48.31 - £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.59%

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
331 391 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 87.80% 83.19% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 226 187
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 45 44
Median hourly rate £40.50 £34.25 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% +4.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.05 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -3 5 £310 -11.42%
Southend-on-Sea -4 3 £433 -17.61% 1
Colchester - 2 £193 - 2
Brentwood 0 1 - -
Halstead - 1 £415 -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 31 (50.82%) PRINCE2
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) Finance
4 17 (27.87%) Change Management
5 14 (22.95%) MS Project
6 13 (21.31%) Manufacturing
7 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
7 11 (18.03%) Coaching
8 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (16.39%) Oracle
8 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
9 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
9 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (13.11%) Automotive
11 7 (11.48%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
11 7 (11.48%) Degree
11 7 (11.48%) Matrix Management
11 7 (11.48%) Process Improvement
11 7 (11.48%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (9.84%) PMO
12 6 (9.84%) Change Control
12 6 (9.84%) SDLC
12 6 (9.84%) JIRA
12 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
12 6 (9.84%) PMI Certification
12 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
12 6 (9.84%) Scrum

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 2 (3.28%) Moodle
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Project
2 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.28%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (3.28%) DSL
1 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
1 2 (3.28%) Frame Relay
1 2 (3.28%) MPLS
1 2 (3.28%) Wireless
2 1 (1.64%) Intranet
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) Skype
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) DB2
4 1 (1.64%) HBase
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Redis
4 1 (1.64%) Riak
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) JMeter
2 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
2 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Manufacturing
3 8 (13.11%) Automotive
4 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 2 (3.28%) German Language
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Local Government
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Project Manager
2 10 (16.39%) IT Manager
2 10 (16.39%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Development Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Product Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Product Development Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Application Development Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Application Development Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Applications Development Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Applications Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Applications Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Development Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Administrator
7 2 (3.28%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.28%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Product Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
3 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) D3.js
3 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) Leaflet
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) NHS
3 4 (6.56%) PMI
4 2 (3.28%) Learning Management System
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) VLE
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.64%) Linux
1 1 (1.64%) Solaris
1 1 (1.64%) Unix
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
1 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) PRINCE2
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.87%) Change Management
4 11 (18.03%) Coaching
5 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
7 7 (11.48%) Matrix Management
7 7 (11.48%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (11.48%) Process Improvement
7 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.84%) Change Control
8 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 6 (9.84%) SDLC
9 5 (8.20%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (6.56%) Dependency Management
10 4 (6.56%) Logistics
10 4 (6.56%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) C#
2 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (11.48%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) PMI Certification
4 5 (8.20%) PMP
4 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.56%) CISA
5 4 (6.56%) CISM
5 4 (6.56%) CISSP
6 2 (3.28%) CCNP
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) APMP
7 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) ISEB
7 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PMO
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.92%) QA
4 1 (1.64%) IFRS
4 1 (1.64%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.64%) Nagios
1 1 (1.64%) OpenView
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) Blackboard
4 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) SumTotal
5 1 (1.64%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.64%) Mapbox
5 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
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