The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 12 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 48 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.29% 6.38% 8.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.54% 6.60% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 30
Median daily rate £425 £375 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.25 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £39.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +30.30%
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
416 500 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.88% 96.71% 92.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 266 224
Median daily rate £325 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 74 61
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +13 10 £400 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £450 -
Chelmsford +2 3 £475 - 1
Witham - 2 - -
Colchester -5 1 £488 +6.84% 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 40 (57.14%) Project Management
2 35 (50.00%) Finance
3 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
4 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.86%) Oracle
5 16 (22.86%) Change Management
6 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (17.14%) Automotive
9 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 10 (14.29%) SQL
9 10 (14.29%) Degree
10 9 (12.86%) Project Planning
10 9 (12.86%) PMI Certification
10 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.43%) PMP
11 8 (11.43%) MS Project
11 8 (11.43%) MS Office
12 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
13 6 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (8.57%) SAP
13 6 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (8.57%) Software Delivery
14 5 (7.14%) Change Control
14 5 (7.14%) ERP
14 5 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
14 5 (7.14%) .NET
14 5 (7.14%) CRM
14 5 (7.14%) JIRA

Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Office
1 8 (11.43%) MS Project
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle AGIS
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.86%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (2.86%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (2.86%) Summit
3 1 (1.43%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.43%) Infor SunSystems
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) DB2
1 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.29%) Essbase
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Automotive
3 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.29%) Legal
4 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Local Government
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) COM
2 2 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.71%) NHS
3 3 (4.29%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Project Management
2 31 (44.29%) PRINCE2
3 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.86%) Change Management
5 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.86%) Project Planning
7 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.57%) Software Delivery
9 5 (7.14%) Change Control
9 5 (7.14%) CRM
9 5 (7.14%) ERP
9 5 (7.14%) Test Management
10 4 (5.71%) Analytics
10 4 (5.71%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (5.71%) System Testing
11 3 (4.29%) Coaching
11 3 (4.29%) Line Management
11 3 (4.29%) SDLC
11 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) PMI Certification
3 8 (11.43%) PMP
4 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.86%) MAPM
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Oracle
2 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.57%) SAP
4 5 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (4.29%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.86%) Infor
6 2 (2.86%) Rally
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