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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 22 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 28 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.21% 10.71% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.16% 13.80% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 37 20
Median daily rate £450 £420 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £490 £704
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.42 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.78% +5.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.60
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.94%
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
251 326 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.57% 77.62% 81.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 218 242
Median daily rate £415 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.75% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £895 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £27.49 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 December 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 -15 17 £469 +16.82% 1
Preston +1 6 £400 -15.78% 2
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 20 (40.82%) PRINCE2
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.41%) Finance
5 9 (18.37%) ITIL
6 8 (16.33%) Linux
6 8 (16.33%) Service Management
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle
7 7 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
7 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (12.24%) Degree
8 6 (12.24%) Smart Meter
8 6 (12.24%) SAP
8 6 (12.24%) Windows
8 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.20%) ERP
9 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (10.20%) Apache
9 5 (10.20%) Python
9 5 (10.20%) UML
9 5 (10.20%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (10.20%) OO
9 5 (10.20%) Open Source
9 5 (10.20%) Use Case
9 5 (10.20%) Puppet
9 5 (10.20%) IaaS
9 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.20%) Service Design
10 4 (8.16%) SaltStack

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 5 (10.20%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Drupal
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SAP HANA
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Smart Metering Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Audit Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Business Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Change Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Engagement Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Smart Meter
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Social Media
5 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.08%) NHS
5 2 (4.08%) Photography
5 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.04%) CESG
6 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.04%) PMI
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) PRINCE2
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) Service Management
6 7 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) ERP
7 5 (10.20%) OO
7 5 (10.20%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (10.20%) Open Source
7 5 (10.20%) Service Design
7 5 (10.20%) UML
7 5 (10.20%) Use Case
8 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.12%) Time Management
9 2 (4.08%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Python
2 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.16%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) Delphi
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) ISEB
5 2 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) APMP
6 1 (2.04%) CAPM
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) CLAS
6 1 (2.04%) PMP
6 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 4 (8.16%) SaltStack
4 3 (6.12%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) Apple
5 2 (4.08%) CA
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) Samsung
5 2 (4.08%) Verint
6 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos
6 1 (2.04%) Huawei
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