The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 17 29 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing Project Management 4 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.81% 1.64% 13.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 1.84% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 20
Median daily rate £400 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £408 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £468 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.72
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +22.07%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 163 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 82.86% 89.07% 86.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 122 114
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +331.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Luton region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) MS Project
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) QMS
5 1 (10.00%) PgMP
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) People Management
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PgMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware