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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 5 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 17 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 12.98% 2.55% 9.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.89% 3.60% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 11
Average daily rate
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£388 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 - £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
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
95 111 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 72.52% 70.70% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 39
Average daily rate £360 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £153 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 21
Average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 16 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 8 (30.77%) Change Control
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
6 4 (15.38%) MS Project
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Logistics
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.54%) Coaching
7 3 (11.54%) QA
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) MS Office
7 3 (11.54%) SAP
7 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) ETL
8 2 (7.69%) HNC
8 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (7.69%) Migration

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (15.38%) MS Project
3 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Programme Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 8 (30.77%) Change Control
3 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 4 (15.38%) Logistics
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Validation
5 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) HNC
3 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
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