The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 23 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.38% 28.69% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.83% 37.23% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £384 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £35.00 £35.05
% change year-on-year
-27.14% -0.14%
Project Management
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 94 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 80.63% 77.05% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 41 24
Average daily rate £375 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £283 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £23.86 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.27% +116.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Watford region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 13 (39.39%) PRINCE2
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
3 8 (24.24%) Time Management
3 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
3 8 (24.24%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.21%) VMware
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 7 (21.21%) Degree
4 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) Change Control
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.18%) Analytics
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
6 5 (15.15%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) CRM
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (12.12%) Celerra
7 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
7 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (12.12%) Brocade
7 4 (12.12%) Waterfall

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) WorkSite
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) NAS
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) WLAN
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
General
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Project Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Communications Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Transition Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Project Office Support
6 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.03%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Celerra
1 4 (12.12%) Symmetrix DMX
1 4 (12.12%) PMI
1 4 (12.12%) CLARiiON
1 4 (12.12%) Symmetrix
1 4 (12.12%) EMC Centera
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) PDA
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) PRINCE2
2 8 (24.24%) Time Management
2 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
3 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Change Control
4 6 (18.18%) Analytics
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
5 5 (15.15%) CRM
6 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (12.12%) SEO
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.09%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) XenServer
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) HP
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) Brocade
4 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) EMC
4 4 (12.12%) NetApp
5 3 (9.09%) Google
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) Cognos
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Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago