The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 11 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 23 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.50% 11.22% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.38% 16.08% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 2
Average daily rate £325 £325 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £165 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £51.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +243.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.05 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.99% +27.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 143 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 73.06% 69.76% 63.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 39
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Management
Surrey

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 17 (40.48%) Telecoms
2 16 (38.10%) Project Planning
3 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.81%) Change Control
4 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 8 (19.05%) HND
5 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
5 8 (19.05%) Ericsson
5 8 (19.05%) Critical Path Analysis
5 8 (19.05%) Finance
6 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle
7 6 (14.29%) Change Management
7 6 (14.29%) Business Development
8 5 (11.90%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) PMI
8 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.52%) SLA
9 4 (9.52%) ATM
9 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.52%) Perl
9 4 (9.52%) Windows
9 4 (9.52%) Linux
9 4 (9.52%) MySQL
9 4 (9.52%) Korn
9 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.52%) Back Office

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.38%) InDesign
3 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) ATM
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.38%) BT 21CN
3 1 (2.38%) LTE
3 1 (2.38%) 3G
3 1 (2.38%) DWDM
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) SDH
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
1 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (40.48%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) OSS Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) OSS Support Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.38%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Programme Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) OSS Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Designer
5 1 (2.38%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.38%) CSS3
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) Flash
2 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) PMI
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) AS400
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Project Planning
2 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 10 (23.81%) Change Control
3 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.05%) Critical Path Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.29%) Change Management
6 6 (14.29%) Business Development
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
10 2 (4.76%) ITIL
10 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.76%) Scrum
10 2 (4.76%) Service Management
10 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Perl
2 4 (9.52%) Korn
3 3 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
1 8 (19.05%) HND
1 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.14%) HNC
2 3 (7.14%) PMP
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MBA
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) XenApp
2 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Ericsson
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.52%) BT
4 4 (9.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (9.52%) Greenplum
4 4 (9.52%) Velocent
4 4 (9.52%) Cerion
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.38%) NEC
7 1 (2.38%) Huawei
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe
7 1 (2.38%) Nokia
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Nortel