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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 68 62 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.29% 9.87% 7.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.08% 14.29% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 23 27
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£420 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £195 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -87.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
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
483 434 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.07% 69.11% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 222 320
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 22
Average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £104.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Watford -3 14 £425 -10.52% 3
Hemel Hempstead -1 9 £355 -29.00% 5
St Albans - 7 £350 - 2
Rickmansworth -7 6 £375 +134.37% 1
Royston - 3 £575 -
Hertford - 3 £475 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 £390 -
Hitchin - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 57 (39.86%) Finance
2 28 (19.58%) PRINCE2
2 28 (19.58%) Microsoft
3 27 (18.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (17.48%) MS Excel
5 24 (16.78%) Oracle
6 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (13.29%) Programme Management
7 19 (13.29%) SAP
8 18 (12.59%) QA
9 17 (11.89%) Retail
9 17 (11.89%) Analytics
10 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (10.49%) Change Management
11 14 (9.79%) Migration
11 14 (9.79%) Change Control
12 13 (9.09%) SQL
12 13 (9.09%) ERP
13 12 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (8.39%) Windows
13 12 (8.39%) Service Delivery
13 12 (8.39%) Planview
13 12 (8.39%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (8.39%) Project Planning
14 11 (7.69%) Degree
14 11 (7.69%) ITIL
14 11 (7.69%) Test Strategy
15 10 (6.99%) MS Office
15 10 (6.99%) Linux
15 10 (6.99%) Resource Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.10%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.10%) CMS
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.40%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.40%) TPMS
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (17.48%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (6.99%) MS Office
4 5 (3.50%) MS Project
5 4 (2.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.10%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.10%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.10%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.40%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.70%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.70%) Maximo
5 1 (0.70%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.70%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.40%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) VPN
2 5 (3.50%) MPLS
3 4 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.10%) SMS
4 3 (2.10%) Firewall
5 2 (1.40%) Intranet
5 2 (1.40%) WAN
5 2 (1.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.70%) DHCP
6 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.70%) VoIP
6 1 (0.70%) DNS
6 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.59%) Snowflake Schema
3 7 (4.90%) QlikView
4 6 (4.20%) Star Schema
5 5 (3.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.10%) MS Access
7 2 (1.40%) Big Data
7 2 (1.40%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.70%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.70%) DB2
8 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.40%) ERwin
General
1 57 (39.86%) Finance
2 17 (11.89%) Retail
3 9 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.90%) Legal
5 6 (4.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 3 (2.10%) Publishing
7 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Billing
8 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (37.76%) Project Manager
2 18 (12.59%) Analyst
3 15 (10.49%) Infrastructure Manager
3 15 (10.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (6.29%) Business Analyst
5 8 (5.59%) SAP Manager
6 7 (4.90%) Team Leader
6 7 (4.90%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (4.90%) Senior Manager
6 7 (4.90%) Consultant
7 6 (4.20%) Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Project Planner
8 5 (3.50%) Administrator
8 5 (3.50%) Process Improvement Specialist
9 4 (2.80%) Portfolio Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Architect
9 4 (2.80%) Service Manager
9 4 (2.80%) SAP Business Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.59%) Middleware
2 4 (2.80%) .NET
2 4 (2.80%) Web Services
2 4 (2.80%) XML
3 2 (1.40%) REST
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.70%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) ATL
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.59%) NHS
3 7 (4.90%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.20%) PMI
5 5 (3.50%) Social Media
6 4 (2.80%) User Experience
7 3 (2.10%) Informatics
8 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.40%) IVR
8 2 (1.40%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.70%) PDA
9 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.70%) EPoS
9 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Windows
2 10 (6.99%) Linux
3 7 (4.90%) Solaris
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) PRINCE2
2 27 (18.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.29%) Programme Management
5 17 (11.89%) Analytics
6 15 (10.49%) Change Management
7 14 (9.79%) Migration
7 14 (9.79%) Change Control
8 13 (9.09%) ERP
9 12 (8.39%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.39%) Project Planning
10 11 (7.69%) ITIL
10 11 (7.69%) Test Strategy
11 10 (6.99%) Resource Management
11 10 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (6.99%) Data Management
12 9 (6.29%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (6.29%) Quality Management
12 9 (6.29%) Coaching
13 8 (5.59%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (2.10%) Java
3 2 (1.40%) VB
4 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.70%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) REXX
4 1 (0.70%) JCL
4 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Degree
2 9 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (4.20%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.80%) APMP
8 3 (2.10%) ACCA
8 3 (2.10%) CIMA
8 3 (2.10%) AAT
9 1 (0.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.59%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) vSphere
3 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.90%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.70%) OpenView
3 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.78%) Oracle
3 19 (13.29%) SAP
4 12 (8.39%) Planview
5 8 (5.59%) Cisco
6 7 (4.90%) EMC
6 7 (4.90%) BMC
6 7 (4.90%) Tableau
6 7 (4.90%) F5
7 6 (4.20%) VMware
8 5 (3.50%) HP
9 3 (2.10%) JDA
9 3 (2.10%) Citrix
9 3 (2.10%) Cognos
9 3 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.40%) Veeam
10 2 (1.40%) Retek
10 2 (1.40%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.40%) NetApp
10 2 (1.40%) CommVault
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