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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 22 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 14.19% 6.74% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.00% 8.51% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £141 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+289.38% -62.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £78 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £204 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -11.76%
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
100 141 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 64.52% 79.21% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 15
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £120 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 26 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015, 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 20 (54.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
3 9 (24.32%) Programme Management
3 9 (24.32%) Change Control
4 8 (21.62%) Retail
5 7 (18.92%) Logistics
5 7 (18.92%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (18.92%) ETL
5 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Data Governance
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.22%) SAP
6 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
6 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
6 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 5 (13.51%) QA
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 5 (13.51%) MS Project
7 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.51%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Finance
8 4 (10.81%) BPR
9 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (8.11%) VCP4
9 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
9 3 (8.11%) Coaching
9 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Project
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (21.62%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Programme Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Portfolio Manager
3 5 (13.51%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Migration Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Data Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Data Migration Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Coordinator
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
3 9 (24.32%) Programme Management
3 9 (24.32%) Change Control
4 7 (18.92%) Logistics
4 7 (18.92%) Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.92%) ETL
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (18.92%) Data Governance
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
5 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
6 5 (13.51%) ERP
7 4 (10.81%) BPR
8 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
8 3 (8.11%) Coaching
8 3 (8.11%) Validation
9 2 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) VCP4
3 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.70%) Primavera
5 1 (2.70%) IBM