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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 24 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing Project Management 19 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.33% 4.17% 12.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 6.03% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £224 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £29.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+2.37% +5.35%
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
224 199 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 74.67% 69.10% 68.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 122 97
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £233 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £15.00 £16.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £36.00 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £400 - 1
Maidstone -2 1 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £388 -
Dartford - 1 £550 -
Dover - - - -
Folkestone - - - - 1
Canterbury - - - -
Chatham - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 20 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (30.00%) Finance
4 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (22.00%) ITIL
6 7 (14.00%) Degree
7 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.00%) MS Office
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.00%) Matrix Management
9 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.00%) Service Management
9 4 (8.00%) Change Management
9 4 (8.00%) Internet
9 4 (8.00%) Windows
9 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.00%) CRM
10 3 (6.00%) MS Project
10 3 (6.00%) HTML
10 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
10 3 (6.00%) NHS
10 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.00%) Validation
10 3 (6.00%) Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.00%) Retail
10 3 (6.00%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.00%) Demand Management
11 2 (4.00%) Social Media

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) MS Project
4 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) Wireless
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) Intranet
2 2 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Local Government
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.00%) DHTML
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) XSL
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.00%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) NHS
1 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Social Media
2 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.00%) Blog
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) iSeries
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) zOS
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (26.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (22.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) CRM
7 3 (6.00%) Validation
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.00%) Demand Management
8 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Change Control
8 2 (4.00%) Web Usability
8 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.00%) PMP
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Facebook
2 2 (4.00%) Twitter
2 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Progress
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Sun
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Mercator
3 1 (2.00%) EMC
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) Avaya
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
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