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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 26 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.69% 12.04% 12.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.44% 15.86% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 9
Average daily rate
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£460 £525 £615
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £265 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £553 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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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
141 145 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.66% 75.92% 71.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 83 62
Average daily rate £425 £460 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £600 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £19.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +113.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 23 (51.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
3 11 (24.44%) Change Management
4 8 (17.78%) MS Office
4 8 (17.78%) PMI Certification
5 7 (15.56%) PMP
5 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
6 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.33%) Finance
6 6 (13.33%) Legal
6 6 (13.33%) CISM
6 6 (13.33%) GIAC
6 6 (13.33%) Information Security
6 6 (13.33%) CISSP
6 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.33%) Data Privacy
6 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (11.11%) Human Factors
7 5 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) MS Project
8 4 (8.89%) Degree
9 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.67%) SAP
9 3 (6.67%) C
9 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) MS Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS Project
4 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.22%) GIMP
6 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
1 6 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
4 4 (8.89%) PMO Lead
5 3 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.67%) SAP Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.44%) Communications Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) PMO Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Communications Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Report Manager
7 1 (2.22%) SAP Release Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Workday Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Dojo
1 1 (2.22%) jQuery
1 1 (2.22%) MooTools
1 1 (2.22%) Visualforce
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
1 1 (2.22%) JSP
1 1 (2.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) Open Source
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (24.44%) Change Management
3 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (13.33%) Information Security
3 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (13.33%) Data Privacy
3 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.22%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C
2 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.22%) Ruby
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) PMI Certification
2 7 (15.56%) PMP
3 6 (13.33%) CISM
3 6 (13.33%) GIAC
3 6 (13.33%) CISSP
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Endeca
3 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) ATG