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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 14 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 14 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.40% 14.59% 11.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.67% 18.24% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 20
Average daily rate £425 £460 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £388 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £572 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
South East

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
120 148 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 80.54% 80.00% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 102 87
Average daily rate £353 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £584
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 15
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 16 (43.24%) Change Management
2 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (24.32%) Learning Management System
4 9 (24.32%) Saba
5 8 (21.62%) Target Operating Model
6 7 (18.92%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (18.92%) Degree
6 7 (18.92%) Taleo
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.51%) Finance
7 5 (13.51%) SAP
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.81%) Service Management
8 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (8.11%) MS Project
9 3 (8.11%) MS Office
9 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.11%) Windows
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle
9 3 (8.11%) Adobe
9 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
9 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.11%) Analytics
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.41%) WebEx

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) iPlanet
1 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) Sonic ESB
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.70%) InDesign
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessWare
1 1 (2.70%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) SuccessFactors
1 7 (18.92%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
1 2 (5.41%) WebEx
2 1 (2.70%) 2G
2 1 (2.70%) 3G
2 1 (2.70%) 4G
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (2.70%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.92%) HR Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Transformation Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Transformation Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.70%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Research Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Services Delivery Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Learning Management System
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) FMCG
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Solaris
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Change Management
2 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (21.62%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) ERP
8 2 (5.41%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security
8 2 (5.41%) Market Research
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) MapBasic
1 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
1 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (2.70%) ACCA
3 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) CCSP
3 1 (2.70%) CIMA
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GAMP
1 1 (2.70%) GxP
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) ClearTrust
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Saba
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) Askia
5 1 (2.70%) BEA
5 1 (2.70%) CA
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.70%) Pega
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Tumbleweed
5 1 (2.70%) Vitria
5 1 (2.70%) VMware