The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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 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 Worcestershire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 20 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 2 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.25% 1.54% 20.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 2.56% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Average daily rate
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- £300 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 69.66% 60.00% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 27
Average daily rate £395 £342 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
Average hourly rate £9.50 £57.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.47% +139.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £36.30 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £57.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Worcester - 2 - - 1
Redditch - - - -
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (58.82%) PRINCE2
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 6 (35.29%) MS Project
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) SAP HCM
7 2 (11.76%) SCCM
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 2 (11.76%) Dell
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
7 2 (11.76%) SAN

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 6 (35.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP HCM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
2 1 (5.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) VLAN
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DataStage
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Change Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) PDA
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCENT
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) APMP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) XenServer
2 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
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