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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 8 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 36 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.36% 7.61% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.13% 9.91% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 17
Median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £305 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £510 £610
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 £27.50 £34.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-19.11% -2.15%
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
238 212 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 75.08% 76.81% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 120 105
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £518 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £20.83 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.13% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 2 £550 +22.22%
Tonbridge -2 2 £488 +4.72%
Maidstone - 2 £350 -
Chatham - 1 £425 - 1
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 32 (46.38%) Finance
2 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.19%) PRINCE2
3 16 (23.19%) Degree
4 13 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.39%) ITIL
6 9 (13.04%) Scrum
7 8 (11.59%) Information Security
7 8 (11.59%) Linux
7 8 (11.59%) Performance Management
8 7 (10.14%) Investment Management
8 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (10.14%) Coaching
8 7 (10.14%) SDLC
8 7 (10.14%) Unix
8 7 (10.14%) MS Project
8 7 (10.14%) CISSP
8 7 (10.14%) Asset Management
9 6 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (8.70%) CISA
9 6 (8.70%) CISM
9 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
9 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
9 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
9 6 (8.70%) CRM
9 6 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (8.70%) COBIT
9 6 (8.70%) OWASP
9 6 (8.70%) IT Audit

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 5 (7.25%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Project
2 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.35%) MS Office
5 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Sage 200
1 2 (2.90%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
2 2 (2.90%) LDAP
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.45%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.25%) Subversion
2 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (46.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Law
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (63.77%) Project Manager
2 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Agile Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Agile Project Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Contracts Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (7.25%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Umbraco Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.80%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (5.80%) HTML Developer
6 4 (5.80%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) CSS
1 5 (7.25%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) EDI
2 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.45%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.45%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (1.45%) LINQ
2 1 (1.45%) WCF
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.90%) HACMP
4 2 (2.90%) PMI
4 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) Economics
5 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Unix
3 5 (7.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) AIX
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Windows
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) PRINCE2
3 13 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (17.39%) ITIL
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
6 8 (11.59%) Information Security
6 8 (11.59%) Performance Management
7 7 (10.14%) Asset Management
7 7 (10.14%) Coaching
7 7 (10.14%) Investment Management
7 7 (10.14%) SDLC
8 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.70%) CRM
8 6 (8.70%) IT Audit
8 6 (8.70%) OWASP
8 6 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (7.25%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.90%) Perl
2 2 (2.90%) Python
2 2 (2.90%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) C
3 1 (1.45%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) CISSP
3 6 (8.70%) CISA
3 6 (8.70%) CISM
3 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
4 5 (7.25%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (7.25%) PMP
4 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (7.25%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.45%) ISEB
7 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.70%) COBIT
3 5 (7.25%) MiFID
4 4 (5.80%) FATCA
5 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.45%) PMBOK
6 1 (1.45%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) NFS
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Clusterware
1 2 (2.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) Sage
2 2 (2.90%) Veritas
3 1 (1.45%) BMC
3 1 (1.45%) Citrix
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) NetApp
3 1 (1.45%) VMware
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