The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 23 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 42 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.43% 8.75% 10.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 9.52% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 27
Average daily rate
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£408 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.41% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £276 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £654 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.03% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.88 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% -0.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.15 £38.98 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.78 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
633 483 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.94% 91.83% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 248 195
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 70 68
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.76 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Essex region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Essex region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 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
Basildon -4 9 £625 +11.35% 1
Harlow - 7 £260 -
Chelmsford -9 6 £500 +257.14%
Brentwood +2 5 £408 +45.53% 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 45 (55.56%) Project Management
2 34 (41.98%) PRINCE2
3 30 (37.04%) Finance
4 15 (18.52%) Telecoms
4 15 (18.52%) PMP
5 14 (17.28%) Banking
5 14 (17.28%) Software Delivery
6 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.35%) PMI Certification
7 10 (12.35%) Migration
8 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (9.88%) Oracle
9 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (8.64%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.17%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (6.17%) Business Transformation
10 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
10 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
10 5 (6.17%) NHS
10 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
11 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (4.94%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.94%) PMI
11 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
11 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
11 4 (4.94%) ERP
11 4 (4.94%) MS Project
11 4 (4.94%) XML

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) Lync
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Project
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.70%) Unified Communications
2 3 (3.70%) SAN
3 2 (2.47%) PABX
4 1 (1.23%) Wireless
4 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.23%) SSH
4 1 (1.23%) DHCP
4 1 (1.23%) FTP
4 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.47%) AccuRev
General
1 30 (37.04%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 14 (17.28%) Banking
4 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Automotive
5 2 (2.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) XML
2 2 (2.47%) HTML
2 2 (2.47%) J2EE
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) NHS
1 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) PMI
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) LIMS
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) UNIX
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) Project Management
2 34 (41.98%) PRINCE2
3 14 (17.28%) Software Delivery
4 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.35%) Migration
6 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.64%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.17%) Business Transformation
9 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) ERP
9 4 (4.94%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.70%) Wealth Management
11 2 (2.47%) Release Management
11 2 (2.47%) Document Management
11 2 (2.47%) Supplier Management
11 2 (2.47%) Project Planning
11 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (2.47%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.47%) DSDM
11 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) Java
1 2 (2.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) PMP
2 10 (12.35%) PMI Certification
3 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) PgMP
5 1 (1.23%) MCIPD
5 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.23%) BT
4 1 (1.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix
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