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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 21 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 33 37 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 8.25% 6.63% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.65% 8.49% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 40
Median daily rate £421 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.68% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £44.16 £41.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.39% -11.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £30.00 £41.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.59 £44.59 £49.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.58%
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
342 436 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 85.50% 78.14% 83.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 229 273
Median daily rate £425 £430 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 79 39
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Chelmsford +10 5 £450 +12.50% 2
Southend-on-Sea +6 4 £405 -22.85% 1
Basildon -4 3 £338 -25.00%
Brentwood +7 1 £260 -45.20%
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 40 (44.94%) PRINCE2
2 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.97%) Change Management
3 24 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
5 19 (21.35%) SQL
5 19 (21.35%) Oracle
6 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
7 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
8 14 (15.73%) Automotive
8 14 (15.73%) MS Project
8 14 (15.73%) Change Control
9 12 (13.48%) Manufacturing
9 12 (13.48%) Mainframe
10 11 (12.36%) CRM
10 11 (12.36%) Coaching
10 11 (12.36%) SDLC
11 10 (11.24%) MS Office
11 10 (11.24%) Legal
11 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis
11 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
11 10 (11.24%) Project Planning
11 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (10.11%) Degree
12 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
13 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
13 8 (8.99%) MS PowerPoint

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 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.25%) Moodle
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.12%) Confluence
4 1 (1.12%) Documentum
4 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.73%) MS Project
3 10 (11.24%) MS Office
4 8 (8.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (7.87%) MS Visio
6 4 (4.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.37%) Summit
4 2 (2.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (1.12%) CA PPM
5 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.37%) Office 365
2 3 (3.37%) Yammer
3 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) WebEx
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) VPN
3 2 (2.25%) Extranet
3 2 (2.25%) Intranet
3 2 (2.25%) SAN
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.12%) DSL
4 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.12%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.12%) MPLS
4 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.87%) DB2
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.49%) Big Data
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.12%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) HBase
5 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.12%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Power BI
5 1 (1.12%) Redis
5 1 (1.12%) Riak
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Automotive
3 12 (13.48%) Manufacturing
4 10 (11.24%) Legal
5 6 (6.74%) Retail
6 5 (5.62%) Banking
7 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.37%) Local Government
9 2 (2.25%) Marketing
10 1 (1.12%) German Language
10 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
10 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (47.19%) Project Manager
2 18 (20.22%) Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) IT Manager
3 13 (14.61%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (8.99%) Development Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Product Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.49%) NHS Project Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Product Development Manager
9 3 (3.37%) .NET Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Application Development Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Application Development Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Applications Development Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Applications Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Facilities Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Finance Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Finance Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) .NET
2 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.37%) COM
2 3 (3.37%) Middleware
3 2 (2.25%) Web Services
4 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.12%) CSS
4 1 (1.12%) D3.js
4 1 (1.12%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) HTML5
4 1 (1.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.12%) Leaflet
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.73%) Management Information System
3 12 (13.48%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.62%) NHS
5 4 (4.49%) PMI
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.25%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.25%) VLE
7 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.12%) Android
3 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) PRINCE2
2 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (26.97%) Change Management
4 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (15.73%) Change Control
6 11 (12.36%) Coaching
6 11 (12.36%) CRM
6 11 (12.36%) SDLC
7 10 (11.24%) Business Analysis
7 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis
7 10 (11.24%) Project Planning
8 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.87%) Analytics
9 7 (7.87%) Data Analytics
9 7 (7.87%) ITIL
9 7 (7.87%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (6.74%) Migration
10 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) COBOL
3 1 (1.12%) C
3 1 (1.12%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (10.11%) Degree
3 7 (7.87%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.62%) PMP
5 4 (4.49%) CCNP
5 4 (4.49%) CISA
5 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.49%) CISM
5 4 (4.49%) CISSP
5 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.37%) CCDA
6 3 (3.37%) CCNA
6 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) GSEC
8 1 (1.12%) ISEB
8 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.35%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (8.99%) SAP
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco
5 3 (3.37%) Infor
5 3 (3.37%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.25%) Blackboard
6 2 (2.25%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.25%) SumTotal
7 1 (1.12%) Citrix
7 1 (1.12%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.12%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.12%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.12%) Mapbox