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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 7 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 67 40 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.86% 10.42% 11.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.12% 12.74% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 29
Median daily rate £450 £380 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £260 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £657 £499 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £59.31 £31.40 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -13.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £34.25 £32.88
% change year-on-year
-19.70% +4.18%
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
333 314 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 73.84% 81.77% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 217 234
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 29
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.50 £51.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +11 42 £475 +31.03%
Preston -4 6 £275 -36.43% 2
Lytham St Annes -2 4 £438 +41.12%
Chorley -3 3 £350 +3.70% 2
Burnley +12 2 - -
Lancaster - 2 £344 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £400 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 56 (45.16%) Finance
2 49 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 33 (26.61%) Waterfall
5 31 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
6 28 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (20.97%) Risk Management
7 26 (20.97%) Linux
7 26 (20.97%) Security Cleared
8 24 (19.35%) Oracle
9 23 (18.55%) Supplier Management
10 18 (14.52%) Migration
10 18 (14.52%) Business Analysis
10 18 (14.52%) SC Cleared
11 17 (13.71%) Change Management
12 16 (12.90%) COBOL
12 16 (12.90%) UML
12 16 (12.90%) OOA/OOD
12 16 (12.90%) OO
12 16 (12.90%) Open Source
12 16 (12.90%) Use Case
12 16 (12.90%) VME
13 14 (11.29%) Tuxedo
13 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
13 14 (11.29%) Mainframe
14 13 (10.48%) ITIL
14 13 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (10.48%) Service Design
15 12 (9.68%) User Stories
15 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 14 (11.29%) Tuxedo
2 10 (8.06%) Apache
3 7 (5.65%) IBM Domino
4 3 (2.42%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.61%) Drupal
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) FileNet
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS Office
2 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.23%) MS Project
4 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.61%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) IaaS
2 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) ATM
1 1 (0.81%) BGP
1 1 (0.81%) DNS
1 1 (0.81%) Firewall
1 1 (0.81%) GSM
1 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.81%) IPv4
1 1 (0.81%) LAN
1 1 (0.81%) LTE
1 1 (0.81%) MegaStream
1 1 (0.81%) MPLS
1 1 (0.81%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (0.81%) SAN
1 1 (0.81%) SDH
1 1 (0.81%) UMTS
1 1 (0.81%) VoIP
1 1 (0.81%) VoLTE
1 1 (0.81%) VPN
1 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (4.84%) Qlik Sense
2 6 (4.84%) QlikView
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) JIRA
General
1 56 (45.16%) Finance
2 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.81%) Billing
2 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (29.03%) Project Manager
2 30 (24.19%) Delivery Manager
3 20 (16.13%) Analyst
4 16 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 16 (12.90%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 12 (9.68%) Senior Manager
6 9 (7.26%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Digital Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Digital Business Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 8 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Technical Manager
8 7 (5.65%) Portfolio Manager
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Technical Business Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 6 (4.84%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Web Services
2 4 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Mainframe
2 8 (6.45%) PKI
3 7 (5.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.23%) PMI
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.61%) iPad
7 2 (1.61%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.61%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.81%) Economics
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) Tandem
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.97%) Linux
2 16 (12.90%) VME
3 13 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.68%) Windows
5 9 (7.26%) Unix
6 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 33 (26.61%) Waterfall
4 31 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 28 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (20.97%) Risk Management
7 23 (18.55%) Supplier Management
8 18 (14.52%) Business Analysis
8 18 (14.52%) Migration
9 17 (13.71%) Change Management
10 16 (12.90%) OO
10 16 (12.90%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (12.90%) Open Source
10 16 (12.90%) UML
10 16 (12.90%) Use Case
11 13 (10.48%) ITIL
11 13 (10.48%) Service Design
12 12 (9.68%) TOGAF
12 12 (9.68%) User Stories
13 11 (8.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) COBOL
2 11 (8.87%) Bash Shell
2 11 (8.87%) Java
2 11 (8.87%) Python
3 3 (2.42%) SQL
4 2 (1.61%) JCL
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.81%) REXX
Qualifications
1 26 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (8.06%) CISMP
4 10 (8.06%) CISSP
5 7 (5.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (4.84%) Degree
7 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.42%) APMP
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB
10 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.81%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Brightmail
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (8.87%) Puppet
2 9 (7.26%) AirWatch
3 7 (5.65%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.81%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.81%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (19.35%) Oracle
2 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.68%) Micro Focus
3 12 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 11 (8.87%) SaltStack
5 7 (5.65%) HP
6 6 (4.84%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix
7 3 (2.42%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.42%) SAP
8 2 (1.61%) Apple
8 2 (1.61%) Samsung
8 2 (1.61%) Verint
8 2 (1.61%) VMware
9 1 (0.81%) BT
9 1 (0.81%) Huawei
9 1 (0.81%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.81%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) Symantec
9 1 (0.81%) Tellabs
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