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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 19 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 4.40% 7.14% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 10.71% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £469 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.59%

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
76 56 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 83.52% 66.67% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 20 36
Median daily rate £405 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £29.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +26.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £35.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £36.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) OS/2
3 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (11.11%) PMO
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Migration Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Assurance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) OS/2
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle