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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 8 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 69 65 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.97% 10.24% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.48% 15.40% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 25
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£413 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £278 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -91.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
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
512 422 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.99% 66.46% 68.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 220 353
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 34
Average hourly rate £33.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £37.25 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 -4 14 £425 -6.59% 7
Hemel Hempstead +1 8 £355 -29.00% 2
St Albans +2 6 £350 -9.67%
Rickmansworth -3 6 £375 +134.37% 1
Hertford - 3 £475 -
Welwyn Garden City -2 2 £268 -37.05%
Stevenage - 2 - -
Cheshunt - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Baldock - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 61 (39.10%) Finance
2 30 (19.23%) PRINCE2
2 30 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 25 (16.03%) Oracle
5 24 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 21 (13.46%) Change Management
6 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (13.46%) Retail
6 21 (13.46%) Analytics
7 20 (12.82%) Programme Management
8 17 (10.90%) QA
8 17 (10.90%) SAP
8 17 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (10.26%) SQL
10 15 (9.62%) Quality Management
11 14 (8.97%) Service Delivery
12 13 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 13 (8.33%) Resource Management
12 13 (8.33%) Project Planning
12 13 (8.33%) ERP
12 13 (8.33%) Change Control
13 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.69%) ITIL
13 12 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (7.05%) Legal
14 11 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (6.41%) Test Strategy

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.49%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.92%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.92%) CMS
4 2 (1.28%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.28%) SAS
4 2 (1.28%) TPMS
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.64%) Lync
5 1 (0.64%) CICS
5 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.64%) IIS
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.85%) MS Office
4 4 (2.56%) MS Project
4 4 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.92%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.92%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.28%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.64%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) Office 365
1 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) VPN
2 5 (3.21%) MPLS
3 4 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.92%) SMS
4 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.92%) Firewall
5 2 (1.28%) LAN
5 2 (1.28%) WAN
5 2 (1.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.64%) L2TP
6 1 (0.64%) Internet
6 1 (0.64%) DHCP
6 1 (0.64%) ADSL
6 1 (0.64%) VoIP
6 1 (0.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.49%) QlikView
2 7 (4.49%) Snowflake Schema
3 5 (3.21%) Star Schema
3 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.28%) MS Access
4 2 (1.28%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.28%) Big Data
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.64%) DB2
5 1 (0.64%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) ERwin
2 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 61 (39.10%) Finance
2 21 (13.46%) Retail
3 12 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (7.05%) Legal
5 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.49%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.92%) Publishing
7 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 3 (1.92%) Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (36.54%) Project Manager
2 24 (15.38%) Analyst
3 15 (9.62%) Business Analyst
4 12 (7.69%) Consultant
5 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 9 (5.77%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (4.49%) Senior Manager
7 7 (4.49%) Technical Manager
7 7 (4.49%) SAP Manager
8 6 (3.85%) Developer
9 5 (3.21%) Process Improvement Specialist
9 5 (3.21%) Project Planner
9 5 (3.21%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (3.21%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.21%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) SAP Business Analyst
10 4 (2.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.49%) Middleware
1 7 (4.49%) .NET
2 5 (3.21%) XML
3 4 (2.56%) Web Services
4 2 (1.28%) REST
5 1 (0.64%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.64%) ATL
5 1 (0.64%) CSS
5 1 (0.64%) HTML
5 1 (0.64%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.13%) NHS
3 6 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.21%) Social Media
4 5 (3.21%) User Experience
4 5 (3.21%) PMI
5 4 (2.56%) Informatics
6 3 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.92%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (1.28%) IVR
8 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.64%) Open Source
8 1 (0.64%) EPoS
8 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.41%) Windows
2 6 (3.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.28%) Solaris
3 2 (1.28%) MVS
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.23%) PRINCE2
1 30 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (13.46%) Change Management
2 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (13.46%) Analytics
3 20 (12.82%) Programme Management
4 15 (9.62%) Quality Management
5 14 (8.97%) Service Delivery
6 13 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 13 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 13 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 13 (8.33%) ERP
6 13 (8.33%) Change Control
7 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.69%) ITIL
8 11 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (6.41%) Test Strategy
9 10 (6.41%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.41%) Migration
9 10 (6.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.26%) SQL
2 7 (4.49%) Java
3 3 (1.92%) VB
4 2 (1.28%) VB6
5 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.64%) REXX
5 1 (0.64%) JCL
5 1 (0.64%) Python
5 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (6.41%) Degree
2 8 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (4.49%) APMP
4 6 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.21%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.92%) AAT
7 3 (1.92%) ACCA
7 3 (1.92%) CIMA
8 2 (1.28%) ISEB
9 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.64%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.90%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) GxP
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.92%) vSphere
3 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.28%) XenServer
4 1 (0.64%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.03%) Oracle
3 17 (10.90%) SAP
4 9 (5.77%) Planview
5 7 (4.49%) Tableau
6 6 (3.85%) VMware
7 5 (3.21%) HP
8 3 (1.92%) JDA
8 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco
8 3 (1.92%) IBM
9 2 (1.28%) Teradata
9 2 (1.28%) Cognos
9 2 (1.28%) EMC
9 2 (1.28%) Citrix
9 2 (1.28%) BMC
9 2 (1.28%) CA
9 2 (1.28%) CommVault
9 2 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.28%) NetApp
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