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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 7 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 19 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.10% 9.27% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.77% 10.14% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Median daily rate £500 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £230 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.40 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-12.42% -5.56%
Project Management
Bedfordshire

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
138 138 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.90% 91.39% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 106 104
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016, 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 14 (60.87%) PRINCE2
2 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
4 5 (21.74%) Chordiant
4 5 (21.74%) Siebel
4 5 (21.74%) KANA
4 5 (21.74%) Pega
5 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) MS Project
7 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
8 1 (4.35%) Information Security
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) VMware
8 1 (4.35%) Retail
8 1 (4.35%) VB6
8 1 (4.35%) Document Management
8 1 (4.35%) MS Office
8 1 (4.35%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
3 4 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) CRM Manager
4 3 (13.04%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Blog
1 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) PRINCE2
2 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Document Management
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) Use Case
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) VB
1 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Chordiant
1 5 (21.74%) KANA
1 5 (21.74%) Pega
1 5 (21.74%) Siebel
2 1 (4.35%) Civica
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Proofpoint
2 1 (4.35%) Qualys
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.35%) VMware