The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 9 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Contract jobs citing Project Management 23 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.24% 4.29% 9.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.45% 6.19% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £366 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £305 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
Project Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
171 210 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 68.67% 69.31% 66.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 75
Average daily rate £350 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 29
Average hourly rate £10.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £36.50 £45.00
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 Leicestershire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +20 17 £388 - 1
Lutterworth - 2 £375 -
Hinckley - 1 - -
Loughborough - - - - 1
Project Management
East Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (48.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
3 9 (24.32%) Finance
4 8 (21.62%) Change Control
5 7 (18.92%) Degree
5 7 (18.92%) Logistics
6 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
7 5 (13.51%) Retail
7 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.81%) MS Project
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.11%) Coaching
9 3 (8.11%) QA
9 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.11%) Validation
9 3 (8.11%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
9 3 (8.11%) SAP
9 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
9 3 (8.11%) HNC
9 3 (8.11%) IBM
9 3 (8.11%) MS Office
9 3 (8.11%) ERP
10 2 (5.41%) ETL

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.81%) MS Project
3 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.41%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.92%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Programme Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Data Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.70%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Business Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
3 8 (21.62%) Change Control
4 7 (18.92%) Logistics
5 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) ERP
7 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.11%) Coaching
7 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Release Management
8 2 (5.41%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) HNC
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Ashby de la Zouch
Networx Recruitment
Rate: £25,000 per annum/pro-rata
Posted: 15 days ago