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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
North West / Lancashire
Rank 22 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 17 63 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.61% 14.00% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 18.37% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 53 10
Median daily rate £355 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £332 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £532 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £21.30 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.59%

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
220 343 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.60% 76.22% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 225 208
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -3 11 £350 -19.54%
Preston -4 4 £400 -13.51% 1
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) UML
3 12 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
3 12 (27.27%) OO
3 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (27.27%) Use Case
3 12 (27.27%) Open Source
3 12 (27.27%) Service Design
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) Oracle
6 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 7 (15.91%) Degree
6 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.64%) PMO
7 6 (13.64%) Marketing
7 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 6 (13.64%) CRM
7 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
7 6 (13.64%) ISEB
7 6 (13.64%) Unix
7 6 (13.64%) Windows
7 6 (13.64%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) Python
8 5 (11.36%) Service Management
8 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) Email Marketing
8 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint

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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.27%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.27%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.64%) Marketing
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
1 17 (38.64%) Business Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) CRM Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Delphi Software Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Engagement Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) NHS
3 3 (6.82%) Social Media
4 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) Photography
4 2 (4.55%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.27%) CESG
5 1 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Unix
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 12 (27.27%) OO
3 12 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
3 12 (27.27%) Open Source
3 12 (27.27%) Service Design
3 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (27.27%) UML
3 12 (27.27%) Use Case
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.64%) CRM
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL
7 5 (11.36%) Email Marketing
7 5 (11.36%) Service Management
7 5 (11.36%) Single Customer View
7 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.09%) Change Control
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) Delphi
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) ISEB
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.27%) APMP
5 1 (2.27%) CAPM
5 1 (2.27%) CISSP
5 1 (2.27%) CLAS
5 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.27%) PMP
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) SaltStack
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) CA
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) Cognos
6 1 (2.27%) HP
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