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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 27 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing Project Management 4 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.06% 3.45% 14.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 4.59% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 24
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£160 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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
138 109 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 71.13% 75.17% 68.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 66 95
Average daily rate £438 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £36.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015. 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
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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 -4 2 - - 4
Lowestoft - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 5 (20.00%) HND
4 5 (20.00%) Document Management
4 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) EDMS
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (12.00%) Transition Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (12.00%) Reference Data
7 2 (8.00%) CISSP
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management
7 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (8.00%) Legal
7 2 (8.00%) CISA
7 2 (8.00%) CISM
7 2 (8.00%) GIAC
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (16.00%) EDMS
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) ICT Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Transition Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Support Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Document Management
4 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (12.00%) Transition Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C#
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) HND
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) CISA
3 2 (8.00%) CISM
3 2 (8.00%) GIAC
3 2 (8.00%) CRISC
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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