The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 72 73 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.59% 9.80% 9.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.74% 12.92% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 35
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.14%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
524 565 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.06% 75.84% 71.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 278 243
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 43 30
Median hourly rate £43.00 £25.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Watford 0 14 £300 -20.00% 3
Hemel Hempstead -3 9 £310 +8.77%
Welwyn Garden City +12 8 £425 - 2
St Albans +2 4 £400 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £475 -
Welwyn - 3 - -
Potters Bar 0 1 £240 -
Royston - 1 - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 36 (30.25%) PRINCE2
2 33 (27.73%) Finance
3 26 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (15.97%) ITIL
5 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
6 17 (14.29%) Change Management
6 17 (14.29%) Retail
7 13 (10.92%) PMI Certification
8 12 (10.08%) Advertising
9 11 (9.24%) Information Security
9 11 (9.24%) PMI
10 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
10 10 (8.40%) WAN
10 10 (8.40%) SAP
10 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (7.56%) LAN
11 9 (7.56%) Cisco
11 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
11 9 (7.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (6.72%) VLAN
12 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
12 8 (6.72%) CISA
12 8 (6.72%) Citrix
12 8 (6.72%) MS Office
12 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
13 7 (5.88%) SQL
13 7 (5.88%) Oracle
13 7 (5.88%) CISSP
13 7 (5.88%) ITIL Certification

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) Apache
2 2 (1.68%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.84%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.84%) JBoss
3 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.72%) MS Office
2 5 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.20%) MS Project
2 5 (4.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.84%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.84%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.84%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.84%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Google Analytics
1 4 (3.36%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.52%) Office 365
3 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.68%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.68%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.84%) Boomi
4 1 (0.84%) Force.com
4 1 (0.84%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.84%) Silverpop
4 1 (0.84%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) WAN
2 9 (7.56%) LAN
3 8 (6.72%) VLAN
4 6 (5.04%) DNS
4 6 (5.04%) Firewall
4 6 (5.04%) IP Telephony
4 6 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.20%) Intranet
5 5 (4.20%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.36%) GSM
6 4 (3.36%) SAN
6 4 (3.36%) UMTS
7 3 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.52%) NAS
8 2 (1.68%) HTTP
8 2 (1.68%) LDAP
9 1 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.84%) DHCP
9 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.68%) Adabas
2 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.84%) DataStage
3 1 (0.84%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.68%) JIRA
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Retail
3 12 (10.08%) Advertising
4 9 (7.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 6 (5.04%) Marketing
7 5 (4.20%) Automotive
8 4 (3.36%) Billing
9 3 (2.52%) German Language
10 2 (1.68%) Legal
11 1 (0.84%) Back Office
11 1 (0.84%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 60 (50.42%) Project Manager
2 17 (14.29%) Analyst
3 10 (8.40%) IT Manager
3 10 (8.40%) Senior Manager
4 9 (7.56%) Security Manager
4 9 (7.56%) Security Project Manager
5 7 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Consultant
6 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Project Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) Security Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Change Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Desktop Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Designer
8 4 (3.36%) Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Implementation Controller
8 4 (3.36%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) CSS
1 5 (4.20%) HTML
2 3 (2.52%) Web Services
3 2 (1.68%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (0.84%) CGI
4 1 (0.84%) CSS3
4 1 (0.84%) Dancer
4 1 (0.84%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.84%) HTML5
4 1 (0.84%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.84%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (0.84%) J2EE
4 1 (0.84%) Mason
4 1 (0.84%) Middleware
4 1 (0.84%) Moose
4 1 (0.84%) REST
4 1 (0.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) PMI
2 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (4.20%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.20%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.36%) e-Learning
6 4 (3.36%) Informatics
6 4 (3.36%) User Experience
7 3 (2.52%) Biometrics
7 3 (2.52%) Blog
7 3 (2.52%) FMCG
7 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.68%) Clustering
8 2 (1.68%) CMDB
8 2 (1.68%) EPoS
8 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.04%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.52%) Linux
4 1 (0.84%) CentOS
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) PRINCE2
2 26 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.97%) ITIL
5 17 (14.29%) Change Management
6 11 (9.24%) Information Security
7 7 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 7 (5.88%) Scrum
7 7 (5.88%) Security Operations
8 6 (5.04%) Analytics
8 6 (5.04%) Logistics
8 6 (5.04%) PRINCE
8 6 (5.04%) Project Governance
8 6 (5.04%) Resource Management
8 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (4.20%) Coaching
9 5 (4.20%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (4.20%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.88%) SQL
2 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.68%) JCL
3 2 (1.68%) NATURAL
4 1 (0.84%) C
4 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.84%) Perl
4 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) PMI Certification
2 8 (6.72%) CISA
3 7 (5.88%) CISM
3 7 (5.88%) CISSP
3 7 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (4.20%) Degree
6 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.52%) ISEB
7 3 (2.52%) PMP
8 2 (1.68%) APMP
8 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.84%) CRISC
9 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.84%) MBA
9 1 (0.84%) MCITP
9 1 (0.84%) PgMP
9 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.04%) SLA
3 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.36%) GMP
4 2 (1.68%) GCP
4 2 (1.68%) GLP
4 2 (1.68%) GxP
4 2 (1.68%) QA
4 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.68%) vSphere
3 2 (1.68%) XenApp
3 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) SCCM
1 3 (2.52%) SCOM
2 2 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.84%) Bacula
3 1 (0.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) SAP
3 9 (7.56%) Cisco
4 8 (6.72%) Citrix
5 7 (5.88%) Oracle
5 7 (5.88%) VMware
6 5 (4.20%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.20%) NetApp
6 5 (4.20%) Nortel
6 5 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.20%) Siemens
7 4 (3.36%) Google
7 4 (3.36%) HP
8 3 (2.52%) 3PAR
8 3 (2.52%) CommVault
8 3 (2.52%) IBM
8 3 (2.52%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.68%) EMC
9 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.84%) Dell