The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Essex / Brentwood
Rank 10 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 4.35% 10.26% 9.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 11.11% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £700 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year -21.42% +25.56%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Brentwood
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 20 36 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 86.96% 92.31% 87.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 48
Median daily rate £265 £263 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.95% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 - £32.65
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 - £32.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Brentwood

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Brentwood

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Brentwood

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow