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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 14 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 5.81% 13.16% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.46% 20.41% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Median daily rate £400 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £26.75 - £20.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +33.33%

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
67 49 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 77.91% 64.47% 76.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 47
Median daily rate £400 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +16.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £37.00 £17.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.87 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Assurance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle