The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 2 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 75 43 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.16% 9.86% 12.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.96% 11.88% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 28 46
Median daily rate £450 £328 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.40% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
Project Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
313 362 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.79% 83.03% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 232 260
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £263 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 37 32
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £13.00 £20.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.33 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Blackpool +13 43 £488 +64.69% 1
Preston +5 9 £382 -0.74% 1
Lytham St Annes -1 8 £425 +32.81% 1
Chorley 0 4 £363 +3.57% 3
Lancaster - 2 £344 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £400 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 64 (46.38%) Finance
2 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (31.88%) Waterfall
4 36 (26.09%) Agile Project Management
5 34 (24.64%) Risk Management
5 34 (24.64%) PRINCE2
6 31 (22.46%) Security Cleared
7 30 (21.74%) Supplier Management
8 27 (19.57%) Linux
9 26 (18.84%) Oracle
10 23 (16.67%) Open Source
11 22 (15.94%) SC Cleared
12 20 (14.49%) Service Design
13 19 (13.77%) Business Analysis
13 19 (13.77%) Migration
13 19 (13.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (13.04%) User Stories
15 17 (12.32%) Change Management
15 17 (12.32%) Use Case
16 16 (11.59%) Mainframe
16 16 (11.59%) UML
16 16 (11.59%) OOA/OOD
16 16 (11.59%) OO
17 15 (10.87%) Python
17 15 (10.87%) Tuxedo
17 15 (10.87%) COBOL
17 15 (10.87%) VME
17 15 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 14 (10.14%) Red Hat
18 14 (10.14%) Micro Focus

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 15 (10.87%) Tuxedo
2 10 (7.25%) Apache
2 10 (7.25%) IBM Domino
3 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.45%) Confluence
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.72%) FileNet
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.62%) MS Office
1 5 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (3.62%) MS Project
2 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.45%) Open Workbench
3 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) IaaS
2 6 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.72%) ATM
2 1 (0.72%) BGP
2 1 (0.72%) DNS
2 1 (0.72%) Firewall
2 1 (0.72%) GSM
2 1 (0.72%) IPv4
2 1 (0.72%) LAN
2 1 (0.72%) LTE
2 1 (0.72%) MegaStream
2 1 (0.72%) MPLS
2 1 (0.72%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.72%) SAN
2 1 (0.72%) SDH
2 1 (0.72%) UMTS
2 1 (0.72%) VoIP
2 1 (0.72%) VoLTE
2 1 (0.72%) VPN
2 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
2 6 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (7.97%) JIRA
2 2 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 64 (46.38%) Finance
2 4 (2.90%) Law
3 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.72%) Billing
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (24.64%) Delivery Manager
1 34 (24.64%) Project Manager
2 28 (20.29%) Analyst
3 23 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 17 (12.32%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 14 (10.14%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Digital Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Digital Business Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) Technical Manager
9 8 (5.80%) Mobile Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Senior Manager
9 8 (5.80%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (5.07%) Portfolio Manager
11 6 (4.35%) IT Manager
11 6 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.72%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Mainframe
2 8 (5.80%) PKI
3 7 (5.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (2.17%) PMI
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.72%) Clustering
7 1 (0.72%) Economics
7 1 (0.72%) NHS
7 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.72%) Statistics
7 1 (0.72%) Tandem
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.57%) Linux
2 15 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (10.87%) VME
3 12 (8.70%) Windows
4 9 (6.52%) Unix
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.88%) Waterfall
3 36 (26.09%) Agile Project Management
4 34 (24.64%) PRINCE2
4 34 (24.64%) Risk Management
5 30 (21.74%) Supplier Management
6 23 (16.67%) Open Source
7 20 (14.49%) Service Design
8 19 (13.77%) Business Analysis
8 19 (13.77%) Migration
8 19 (13.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (13.04%) User Stories
10 17 (12.32%) Change Management
10 17 (12.32%) Use Case
11 16 (11.59%) OO
11 16 (11.59%) OOA/OOD
11 16 (11.59%) UML
12 13 (9.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (8.70%) Data Analysis
14 10 (7.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.87%) COBOL
1 15 (10.87%) Python
2 11 (7.97%) Bash Shell
2 11 (7.97%) Java
3 4 (2.90%) C++
3 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.45%) C
4 2 (1.45%) JCL
4 2 (1.45%) SQL
5 1 (0.72%) C#
5 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.72%) REXX
Qualifications
1 31 (22.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.94%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (7.25%) CISMP
4 10 (7.25%) CISSP
5 7 (5.07%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.17%) APMP
6 3 (2.17%) Degree
6 3 (2.17%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.72%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.72%) Brightmail
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.97%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (7.97%) Puppet
2 10 (7.25%) AirWatch
2 10 (7.25%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.72%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.72%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (18.84%) Oracle
2 14 (10.14%) Micro Focus
2 14 (10.14%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.97%) SaltStack
5 6 (4.35%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.17%) HP
7 2 (1.45%) VMware
8 1 (0.72%) BT
8 1 (0.72%) Citrix
8 1 (0.72%) Ektron
8 1 (0.72%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.72%) Genesys
8 1 (0.72%) Huawei
8 1 (0.72%) IronPort
8 1 (0.72%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.72%) Remedy
8 1 (0.72%) Symantec
8 1 (0.72%) Tellabs
8 1 (0.72%) Virgin Media
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