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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 13 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 61 57 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.50% 11.26% 15.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.63% 14.81% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 33
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£388 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £239 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £531 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 17
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.88 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.75% -13.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £21.70 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £39.93 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
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
483 385 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.23% 76.09% 72.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 205 153
Average daily rate £400 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 59
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.25 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £41.58 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Chelmsford -2 13 £350 +112.12%
Brentwood +3 10 £290 +20.83% 3
Basildon -5 6 £625 -8.75% 3
Colchester +10 5 £413 +1.53%
Rayleigh - 3 £550 -
Harlow - 3 £306 -
Southend-on-Sea -14 1 - - 2
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 46 (43.40%) Finance
2 36 (33.96%) PRINCE2
3 23 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.04%) Banking
5 16 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 16 (15.09%) PMP
6 15 (14.15%) ITIL
6 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
7 14 (13.21%) MS Project
7 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
8 13 (12.26%) Software Delivery
9 12 (11.32%) Coaching
10 11 (10.38%) Management Information System
10 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
10 11 (10.38%) PMI Certification
11 10 (9.43%) Migration
11 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
12 9 (8.49%) Business Analysis
12 9 (8.49%) Programme Management
12 9 (8.49%) Service Management
13 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
14 6 (5.66%) NHS
14 6 (5.66%) Windows
14 6 (5.66%) MS Office
14 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
14 6 (5.66%) Scrum
14 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.89%) Lync
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.94%) Drupal
4 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) JBoss
4 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.21%) MS Project
3 6 (5.66%) MS Office
4 4 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) LDAP
2 3 (2.83%) Internet
2 3 (2.83%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.89%) PABX
4 1 (0.94%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.94%) MPLS
4 1 (0.94%) RTP
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.94%) ISDN
4 1 (0.94%) LAN
4 1 (0.94%) VoIP
4 1 (0.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.94%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) VPN
4 1 (0.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.94%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.89%) AccuRev
2 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.94%) MSI
2 1 (0.94%) Subversion
2 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (43.40%) Finance
2 17 (16.04%) Banking
3 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.89%) Automotive
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (43.40%) Project Manager
2 30 (28.30%) Analyst
3 11 (10.38%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.43%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.49%) Applications Support
5 9 (8.49%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Senior Manager
7 6 (5.66%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Support Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Support
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Active Directory Specialist
9 4 (3.77%) Messaging Specialist
9 4 (3.77%) Software Delivery Project Manager
10 3 (2.83%) Lean Practitioner
10 3 (2.83%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.83%) NHS Project Manager
10 3 (2.83%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (1.89%) XML
4 1 (0.94%) Middleware
4 1 (0.94%) WinForms
4 1 (0.94%) Ajax
4 1 (0.94%) XMPP
4 1 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.94%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.94%) JSON
4 1 (0.94%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.94%) WPF
4 1 (0.94%) Django
4 1 (0.94%) HTML5
4 1 (0.94%) REST
4 1 (0.94%) CSS3
4 1 (0.94%) Play Framework
4 1 (0.94%) J2EE
4 1 (0.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.66%) NHS
4 5 (4.72%) PKI
5 4 (3.77%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.77%) PMI
6 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.94%) LIMS
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) UNIX
4 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.96%) PRINCE2
2 23 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.15%) ITIL
4 13 (12.26%) Software Delivery
5 12 (11.32%) Coaching
6 10 (9.43%) Migration
6 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 9 (8.49%) Business Analysis
7 9 (8.49%) Service Management
7 9 (8.49%) Programme Management
7 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
8 6 (5.66%) Data Migration
8 6 (5.66%) Open Source
8 6 (5.66%) Change Management
8 6 (5.66%) Scrum
8 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.72%) Business Transformation
9 5 (4.72%) SDLC
10 4 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) SQL
1 4 (3.77%) C#
2 3 (2.83%) Java
3 1 (0.94%) Perl
3 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.94%) Ruby
3 1 (0.94%) Korn
3 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.94%) Scala
3 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.94%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) PMP
2 11 (10.38%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (0.94%) PgMP
5 1 (0.94%) APMP
5 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.94%) CCVP
5 1 (0.94%) CCIE
5 1 (0.94%) CCNP
5 1 (0.94%) CCNA
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) vSphere
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.94%) ZENworks
2 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.77%) McAfee
2 4 (3.77%) VMware
3 3 (2.83%) Citrix
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (0.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.94%) Juniper
5 1 (0.94%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.94%) Brocade
5 1 (0.94%) Tandberg
5 1 (0.94%) Riverbed
5 1 (0.94%) WSO2
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