Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 12.86% 8.42% 8.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.31% 11.11% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Bedford median daily rate £413 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -31.43%
10th Percentile £228 £340 £274
90th Percentile £483 £414 £334
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £457 £388
% change year-on-year +3.94% +17.94% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate £23.75 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 52 72 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 74.29% 75.79% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 54
Bedford median daily rate £350 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +13.97% -9.33%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £213
90th Percentile £473 £458 £523
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Bedford median hourly rate £19.00 £10.30 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.47% -65.67% +140.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% -60.00% +105.88%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Bedford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Bedford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Bedford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Bedford

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capita
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Digital Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Capita
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy