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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
South East / Kent
Rank 15 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 29 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.94% 7.99% 8.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.06% 10.66% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 14
Median daily rate £525 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.59%

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
222 272 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 83.77% 74.93% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 218 119
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.89% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Tunbridge Wells +11 2 £430 +7.50%
Chatham - 2 £500 -
Maidstone - 2 £494 - 1
Dartford - 1 - - 1
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) Change Management
6 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 6 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 5 (11.90%) Fund Management
8 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Local Government
8 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management
9 3 (7.14%) PMP
9 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
9 3 (7.14%) MS Project
9 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (4.76%) Workday
10 2 (4.76%) Business Process Analysis
10 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (4.76%) Advertising
10 2 (4.76%) PMI
10 2 (4.76%) Service Management
10 2 (4.76%) Firewall
10 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.76%) SSADM

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 1 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Local Government
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Military
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Digital Programme Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.05%) Change Management
4 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Investment Management
6 5 (11.90%) Fund Management
7 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
8 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management
8 3 (7.14%) SDLC
8 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.76%) Business Process Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (4.76%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 3 (7.14%) PMP
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.38%) APMP
3 1 (2.38%) CBAP
3 1 (2.38%) CISA
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) SAP
1 2 (4.76%) Workday
2 1 (2.38%) Avaya
2 1 (2.38%) Citrix
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
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