The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 8 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.51% 14.07% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.31% 18.45% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 6
Average daily rate £488 £250 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £104 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -23.57%
Project Management
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 103 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 69.15% 76.30% 86.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 61 50
Average daily rate £335 £288 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.52% -20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £111 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 16
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.40 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £24.80 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Publishing
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Primavera
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) Acrobat
3 3 (16.67%) MS Project
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) Back Office
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) VMware

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Acrobat
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Primavera
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Assistant
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Assistant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Coaching
2 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) BPMN
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) VMware