The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 6 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 13.04% 8.91% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.00% 11.84% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £400 £475 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £445 £501
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.75 £21.42 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.88% +5.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +7.13%
Project Management
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 76 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 54.35% 75.25% 84.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 47
Median daily rate £400 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £492 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 8
Median hourly rate £39.75 £34.95 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.73% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £27.24 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston 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 Preston

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Preston region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Preston region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Product Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Assurance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP