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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 10 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 74 86 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.38% 10.90% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.96% 13.92% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 16
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£525 £406 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £9.50 £20.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% -32.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -
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
571 618 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.37% 78.33% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 359 184
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 24 27
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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
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 3 September 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 +11 18 £600 +6.66% 4
Hemel Hempstead +5 5 £375 -6.25% 3
Stevenage -4 4 £550 - 2
Rickmansworth +6 3 £400 -3.61% 1
St Albans 0 2 £538 +19.44%
Welwyn Garden City -13 1 £450 +47.42% 2
Welwyn - 1 - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 59 (38.56%) PRINCE2
2 42 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (26.80%) Finance
4 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (17.65%) Change Management
6 26 (16.99%) ITIL
7 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
8 24 (15.69%) E-Commerce
8 24 (15.69%) PMI Certification
9 23 (15.03%) Retail
10 22 (14.38%) PMI
11 21 (13.73%) Time Management
12 19 (12.42%) Windows
13 16 (10.46%) MS Office
13 16 (10.46%) VMware
14 15 (9.80%) HP
14 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (9.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (9.15%) MS Excel
15 14 (9.15%) Degree
16 13 (8.50%) SQL
16 13 (8.50%) Active Directory
16 13 (8.50%) Waterfall
16 13 (8.50%) People Management
17 12 (7.84%) Cisco
17 12 (7.84%) Java
18 11 (7.19%) Information Security
18 11 (7.19%) IBM
18 11 (7.19%) Security Cleared
18 11 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (6.54%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.92%) Lync
4 4 (2.61%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.31%) CMS
5 2 (1.31%) LiveLink
5 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (10.46%) MS Office
2 14 (9.15%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.54%) MS Project
4 4 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.61%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (1.96%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.31%) Agresso
5 1 (0.65%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.65%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.92%) Office 365
2 3 (1.96%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) DHCP
1 8 (5.23%) TCP/IP
1 8 (5.23%) DNS
1 8 (5.23%) Firewall
2 7 (4.58%) WAN
3 5 (3.27%) LAN
3 5 (3.27%) MPLS
3 5 (3.27%) Internet
3 5 (3.27%) Unified Communications
4 4 (2.61%) PABX
4 4 (2.61%) VPN
5 3 (1.96%) UMTS
5 3 (1.96%) GSM
5 3 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.31%) LTE
6 2 (1.31%) Intranet
7 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.65%) 2G
7 1 (0.65%) 3G
7 1 (0.65%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.61%) Big Data
3 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.65%) QlikView
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) JIRA
2 2 (1.31%) Subversion
General
1 41 (26.80%) Finance
2 23 (15.03%) Retail
3 9 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.92%) Legal
5 5 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.61%) Advertising
7 3 (1.96%) Publishing
7 3 (1.96%) Billing
8 2 (1.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.65%) French Language
9 1 (0.65%) Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (49.02%) Project Manager
2 21 (13.73%) Analyst
3 13 (8.50%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (7.84%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 12 (7.84%) E-Commerce Manager
5 11 (7.19%) Business Analyst
6 9 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (4.58%) Programme Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Desktop Support
8 6 (3.92%) Consultant
8 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (3.92%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Implementation Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Implementation Project Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Procurement Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Communications Manager
9 5 (3.27%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.54%) J2EE
2 2 (1.31%) Web Services
2 2 (1.31%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) EDI
3 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.38%) PMI
2 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.54%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.58%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.61%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.96%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (1.96%) User Experience
7 3 (1.96%) Social Media
7 3 (1.96%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.96%) PKI
7 3 (1.96%) Celerra
7 3 (1.96%) FMCG
8 2 (1.31%) NHS
8 2 (1.31%) Life Science
8 2 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.65%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.65%) EPoS
9 1 (0.65%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.42%) Windows
2 11 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.23%) Android
5 8 (5.23%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.58%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.31%) UNIX
8 2 (1.31%) HPUX
8 2 (1.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.56%) PRINCE2
2 42 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (17.65%) Change Management
5 26 (16.99%) ITIL
6 24 (15.69%) E-Commerce
7 21 (13.73%) Time Management
8 14 (9.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (8.50%) Waterfall
9 13 (8.50%) People Management
10 11 (7.19%) Information Security
11 10 (6.54%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.54%) Analytics
12 9 (5.88%) Change Control
12 9 (5.88%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.23%) Business Transformation
14 7 (4.58%) ERP
14 7 (4.58%) CRM
15 6 (3.92%) Configuration Management
15 6 (3.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.50%) SQL
2 12 (7.84%) Java
3 4 (2.61%) C
4 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.65%) C++
5 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (15.69%) PMI Certification
2 14 (9.15%) Degree
3 11 (7.19%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.23%) CCNA
5 8 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.27%) ISEB
7 4 (2.61%) PMP
7 4 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.65%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CISSP
9 1 (0.65%) PhD
9 1 (0.65%) SSCP
9 1 (0.65%) CEH
9 1 (0.65%) PgMP
9 1 (0.65%) APMP
9 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) SLA
2 3 (1.96%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.65%) GCP
4 1 (0.65%) GMP
4 1 (0.65%) GLP
System Software
1 13 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.23%) XenApp
4 5 (3.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.61%) XenServer
5 4 (2.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.46%) VMware
3 15 (9.80%) HP
4 12 (7.84%) Cisco
5 11 (7.19%) IBM
6 10 (6.54%) Citrix
7 9 (5.88%) Oracle
8 8 (5.23%) SAP
8 8 (5.23%) Dell
8 8 (5.23%) Apple
9 5 (3.27%) Google
10 4 (2.61%) Brocade
10 4 (2.61%) EMC
11 3 (1.96%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.31%) Splunk
12 2 (1.31%) FireEye
12 2 (1.31%) hybris
12 2 (1.31%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.31%) McAfee
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