The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 18 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.18% 13.82% 14.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.98% 17.44% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 21
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£438 £440 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £259 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £525 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £52.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.93% -6.15%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 195 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 74.55% 79.27% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 128 90
Average daily rate £413 £473 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £320 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £34.50 £26.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% +20.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
3 10 (25.00%) Finance
4 7 (17.50%) SAP
5 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) MS Project
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Degree
6 4 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (7.50%) User Experience
7 3 (7.50%) Time Management
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
7 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) CISM
8 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (5.00%) PMP
8 2 (5.00%) B2B

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Project
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.00%) MS Office
5 1 (2.50%) GIMP
5 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.50%) Workday HCM
2 1 (2.50%) Demantra
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (7.50%) SAP Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Procurement Specialist
3 3 (7.50%) Change Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.00%) Communications Manager
4 2 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Communications Manager
4 2 (5.00%) PMO Lead
5 1 (2.50%) Governance Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Workday Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Report Manager
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Release Manager
5 1 (2.50%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) CSS
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) HTML5
2 1 (2.50%) CSS3
2 1 (2.50%) WebKit
2 1 (2.50%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.50%) Dojo
2 1 (2.50%) jQuery
2 1 (2.50%) MooTools
2 1 (2.50%) JSP
2 1 (2.50%) Servlets
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) DOM
2 1 (2.50%) XSL
2 1 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) FMCG
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (7.50%) Time Management
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.50%) Workflow
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) B2B
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) ERP
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.50%) Ruby
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CISM
3 2 (5.00%) PMP
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Ariba
2 2 (5.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Aquila
2 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.50%) Endeca
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) ATG
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe