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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 17 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 50 62 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.31% 9.90% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.69% 12.76% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 20
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £290 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £40.25 £42.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £37.60 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £45.20 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
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
394 486 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 81.24% 77.64% 78.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 297 204
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 51 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +5.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.35 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 12 £380 -39.20% 5
Colchester -6 6 £350 -15.15% 2
Southend-on-Sea +6 1 £220 - 1
Brentwood -5 1 - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 44 (44.44%) Finance
2 36 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 27 (27.27%) Automotive
4 24 (24.24%) Change Control
5 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (21.21%) Manufacturing
7 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
8 19 (19.19%) Change Management
9 18 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (18.18%) Legal
10 16 (16.16%) PMI Certification
10 16 (16.16%) Degree
11 15 (15.15%) PMP
11 15 (15.15%) SQL
12 14 (14.14%) Logistics
12 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (13.13%) Business Analysis
13 13 (13.13%) Risk Management
14 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
14 12 (12.12%) Performance Management
14 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (12.12%) Software Delivery
15 11 (11.11%) PRINCE
15 11 (11.11%) Oracle
15 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 10 (10.10%) Coaching
16 10 (10.10%) Mobile App
16 10 (10.10%) Mobile Application Development
16 10 (10.10%) Waterfall

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 6 (6.06%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) Documentum
3 2 (2.02%) SAS
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 8 (8.08%) MS Project
4 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.02%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (2.02%) Summit
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
1 3 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) VPN
2 5 (5.05%) WebEx
3 4 (4.04%) Firewall
3 4 (4.04%) Internet
4 2 (2.02%) Extranet
4 2 (2.02%) SAN
5 1 (1.01%) DHCP
5 1 (1.01%) DNS
5 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) DB2
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.04%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.03%) Big Data
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) JIRA
General
1 44 (44.44%) Finance
2 27 (27.27%) Automotive
3 21 (21.21%) Manufacturing
4 18 (18.18%) Legal
5 6 (6.06%) Banking
5 6 (6.06%) German Language
6 4 (4.04%) Local Government
6 4 (4.04%) Retail
7 3 (3.03%) Marketing
7 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (60.61%) Project Manager
2 16 (16.16%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) IT Manager
4 11 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Implementation Specialist
7 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) ICT Manager
8 3 (3.03%) ICT Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) NHS Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Product Specialist
8 3 (3.03%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) COM
2 4 (4.04%) .NET
3 3 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 8 (8.08%) User Experience
5 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.03%) NHS
7 2 (2.02%) PMI
8 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 24 (24.24%) Change Control
3 22 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.19%) Change Management
5 18 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (14.14%) Logistics
7 13 (13.13%) Business Analysis
7 13 (13.13%) Risk Management
8 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (12.12%) Performance Management
8 12 (12.12%) Software Delivery
9 11 (11.11%) PRINCE
10 10 (10.10%) Coaching
10 10 (10.10%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (10.10%) Process Improvement
10 10 (10.10%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.09%) CRM
12 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
12 8 (8.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (5.05%) COBOL
3 1 (1.01%) C
3 1 (1.01%) Java
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
1 16 (16.16%) PMI Certification
2 15 (15.15%) PMP
3 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.03%) CCDA
4 3 (3.03%) CCNA
4 3 (3.03%) CCNP
4 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.01%) APMP
5 1 (1.01%) GSEC
5 1 (1.01%) HND
5 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.01%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.01%) SCCM
2 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle
3 8 (8.08%) Rally
3 8 (8.08%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (8.08%) SAP
4 6 (6.06%) Infor
5 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.03%) Cisco
5 3 (3.03%) HP
5 3 (3.03%) Kaspersky
5 3 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.01%) NetApp
6 1 (1.01%) VMware