The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 16 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.52% 3.19% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 4.51% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £413 £160 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.81% -64.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £160 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £160 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 133 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.69% 70.74% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 79 75
Average daily rate £403 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £496 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 5 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £425 - 1
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (38.89%) Reinsurance
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) MS Project
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 3 (16.67%) Documentum
5 3 (16.67%) Document Management
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.11%) QlikView
6 2 (11.11%) Planview
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) Windows
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) JDBC
7 1 (5.56%) JSP
7 1 (5.56%) Servlets
7 1 (5.56%) Struts
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.56%) Ant
7 1 (5.56%) JUnit

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (16.67%) Documentum
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Finance Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Finance Systems Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Process Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Process Mapping Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.56%) Java EE
1 1 (5.56%) Java SE
1 1 (5.56%) JDBC
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
1 1 (5.56%) Servlets
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (5.56%) Struts
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Reinsurance
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Document Management
3 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (11.11%) Planview
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Progress
3 1 (5.56%) VMware