The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 5 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 43 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.55% 6.21% 8.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.61% 7.73% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 21
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.91% +4.80%
Project Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 233 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 81.22% 80.34% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 139 153
Median daily rate £365 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 12
Median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £16.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £37.50 £38.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Folkestone - 3 £400 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +10 2 £425 - 2
Dartford - 2 - -
Dover - 2 £463 -
Canterbury +6 1 £393 -17.36%
Chatham - 1 £425 -
Cranbrook - 1 £425 -
Tonbridge - 1 £550 - 1
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 22 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (14.29%) Avaya
4 10 (12.99%) Migration
4 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (11.69%) Investment Management
5 9 (11.69%) Legal
5 9 (11.69%) Information Security
5 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
6 8 (10.39%) CISSP
6 8 (10.39%) Law
6 8 (10.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (10.39%) SDLC
6 8 (10.39%) Matrix Management
7 7 (9.09%) Umbraco
7 7 (9.09%) OWASP
7 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 7 (9.09%) iManage
7 7 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
7 7 (9.09%) IT Audit
7 7 (9.09%) Web Development
7 7 (9.09%) Degree
7 7 (9.09%) COBIT
7 7 (9.09%) Document Management
7 7 (9.09%) Subversion

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.19%) MS Project
4 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.30%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.30%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Internet
2 6 (7.79%) HTTP
3 2 (2.60%) Intranet
4 1 (1.30%) Firewall
4 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Legal
3 8 (10.39%) Law
4 4 (5.19%) Retail
5 3 (3.90%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Local Government
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.99%) IT Manager
3 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 9 (11.69%) Telephony Manager
3 9 (11.69%) Telephony Project Manager
4 8 (10.39%) Developer
4 8 (10.39%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (7.79%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.49%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (6.49%) HTML Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) CSS
1 7 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (1.30%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) PMI
3 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.60%) User Experience
4 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Unix
2 6 (7.79%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.99%) Migration
4 9 (11.69%) Information Security
4 9 (11.69%) Investment Management
5 8 (10.39%) Matrix Management
5 8 (10.39%) SDLC
6 7 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (9.09%) Document Management
6 7 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 7 (9.09%) IT Audit
6 7 (9.09%) OWASP
6 7 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (9.09%) Scrum
6 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (9.09%) Web Design
6 7 (9.09%) Web Development
7 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.60%) SQL
3 1 (1.30%) C
3 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (10.39%) CISSP
3 7 (9.09%) CISA
3 7 (9.09%) CISM
3 7 (9.09%) Degree
4 6 (7.79%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (7.79%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) PMP
6 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.09%) COBIT
3 5 (6.49%) MiFID
4 4 (5.19%) FATCA
5 1 (1.30%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.30%) UCITS
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Avaya
2 7 (9.09%) iManage
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix
4 1 (1.30%) Sage
4 1 (1.30%) SAP