The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Sussex region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 5.00% 3.70% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 4.17% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£370 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 62.50% 88.89% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 17
Average daily rate £400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £498 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Management
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Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Project Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) SAP