The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 20 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.52% 13.48% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 20.43% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 1
Average daily rate £431 £550 £63
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% +780.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 93 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 74.23% 65.96% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 45
Average daily rate £335 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Infor
3 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) MBA
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.25%) JDA
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) BPR
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (6.25%) MS Project
4 1 (6.25%) MS Office

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Governance Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.25%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Logistics
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) BPR
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) APMP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) HNC
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) MBA
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Infor
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) JDA