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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 4 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 21 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 17.80% 6.32% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.21% 8.00% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £575 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £403 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £443 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.59%

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
99 75 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 83.90% 78.95% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 38
Median daily rate £463 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 10 (35.71%) Finance
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) Retail
3 8 (28.57%) Time Management
3 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (21.43%) Legal
5 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (17.86%) Office 365
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (17.86%) OneDrive
6 5 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 5 (17.86%) MS Office
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (7.14%) iManage
9 1 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (3.57%) PMO
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle Retail

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
1 5 (17.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) DataStage
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Retail
3 6 (21.43%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
1 6 (21.43%) Service Manager
1 6 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Service Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 8 (28.57%) Time Management
2 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (17.86%) Change Management
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.57%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) iManage
3 1 (3.57%) Ariba
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas
3 1 (3.57%) VMware