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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 14 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.76% 23.58% 27.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.67% 28.41% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
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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
75 88 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 63.03% 83.02% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 35
Average daily rate £413 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £653 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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
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 23 January 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 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (33.33%) Change Control
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) QA
6 3 (14.29%) User Experience
7 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.52%) AAT
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) WorkSite
7 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (9.52%) WorkSite
1 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) MPLS
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ERwin
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Content Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Transition Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Social Media
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 7 (33.33%) Change Control
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.52%) QMS
7 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) AAT
3 2 (9.52%) CIMA
3 2 (9.52%) ACCA
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) XenServer
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
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