The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 17 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.19% 6.00% 15.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 8.82% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Project Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.83% 68.00% 67.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 21
Average daily rate £325 £357 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% -20.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £300 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.30% -31.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £30.45 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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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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 -5 2 £375 +15.38%
Malvern - - - -
Project Management
West Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) PDA
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Dell
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) HP