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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 17 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 45 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.39% 9.92% 12.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.36% 12.81% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 15
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£375 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £294 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £546 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 19
Average hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £35.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £25.90 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £37.10 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.88 £28.16 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -17.79%
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
364 562 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.99% 77.41% 67.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 327 135
Average daily rate £400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 54
Average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% -6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 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
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 1 April 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 1 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
Basildon +4 9 £600 +41.17% 4
Brentwood -10 9 £525 +89.53% 3
Southend-on-Sea +8 4 £470 +13.66% 1
Chelmsford -12 3 £225 -43.75%
Colchester +1 2 - -
Harlow - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Rayleigh - - - -
Chigwell - - - -
Tilbury - - - - 1
Witham - - - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 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 44 (47.31%) Finance
2 36 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 24 (25.81%) PMP
4 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (19.35%) PMI Certification
6 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (12.90%) Software Delivery
8 11 (11.83%) Migration
8 11 (11.83%) Banking
8 11 (11.83%) Business Analysis
8 11 (11.83%) MS Project
9 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
9 10 (10.75%) Change Management
9 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
10 8 (8.60%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
11 6 (6.45%) ITIL
11 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.38%) Open Source
12 5 (5.38%) Change Control
12 5 (5.38%) Degree
12 5 (5.38%) Service Management
12 5 (5.38%) Automotive
12 5 (5.38%) ISPF
12 5 (5.38%) CICS
12 5 (5.38%) Mainframe
12 5 (5.38%) NHS

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (5.38%) CICS
2 3 (3.23%) JBoss
3 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Project
2 8 (8.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) IaaS
2 1 (1.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.08%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.08%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.08%) EDMS
3 1 (1.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) AccuRev
General
1 44 (47.31%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Banking
3 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.38%) Automotive
5 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Local Government
7 1 (1.08%) Publishing
7 1 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (48.39%) Project Manager
2 15 (16.13%) Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (6.45%) Senior Manager
4 6 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Team Leader
6 4 (4.30%) Consultant
7 3 (3.23%) NHS Project Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.23%) Product Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.15%) Developer
8 2 (2.15%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.15%) Change Manager
8 2 (2.15%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (2.15%) Build Engineer
8 2 (2.15%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (1.08%) Senior Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) ISPF
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) HTML
3 2 (2.15%) .NET
3 2 (2.15%) X-Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Java EE
4 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.08%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.08%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (1.08%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (1.08%) WPF
4 1 (1.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) WinForms
4 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.08%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.08%) DHTML
4 1 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (1.08%) XSL
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.38%) Open Source
3 5 (5.38%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.38%) NHS
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) UNIX
2 4 (4.30%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.71%) PRINCE2
2 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.90%) Software Delivery
5 11 (11.83%) Migration
5 11 (11.83%) Business Analysis
6 10 (10.75%) Change Management
7 6 (6.45%) ITIL
7 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.38%) Change Control
8 5 (5.38%) Service Management
9 4 (4.30%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.30%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (3.23%) Wealth Management
10 3 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.23%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.23%) Product Management
10 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.38%) JCL
2 4 (4.30%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.08%) Korn
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) Perl
4 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) PMP
2 18 (19.35%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.38%) Degree
4 3 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.15%) APMP
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.08%) vSphere
3 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) HP
3 3 (3.23%) VMware
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) Lotus
4 2 (2.15%) Citrix
5 1 (1.08%) Juniper
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.08%) BMC
5 1 (1.08%) NetApp
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco
5 1 (1.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.08%) EMC
5 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
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