Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 5 July 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 20 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 68 156 200
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.99% 7.36% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.21% 8.76% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 97 145
Median daily rate £438 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% -5.45% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £246 £275
90th Percentile £650 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £464 £450
% change year-on-year +2.43% +3.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £29.75 £15.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.74% -35.69% +16.82%
10th Percentile £24.53 £14.74 £21.50
90th Percentile £34.78 £35.63 £26.50
England median hourly rate £33.50 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.35% +5.00% +17.65%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 666 1,780 2,475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 78.26% 83.96% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 1,136 1,504
Median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% - -
10th Percentile £225 £233 £258
90th Percentile £585 £551 £538
England median daily rate £480 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 89 90
Median hourly rate £13.59 £14.23 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.50% -12.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £9.52 £10.68 £10.34
90th Percentile £44.88 £42.35 £47.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +13.64% -12.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Management in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Management in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Project Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 5 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +31 24 £525 +7.69% 7
Derbyshire +6 20 £358 +10.15% 2
Northamptonshire -8 10 £255 -33.55% 4
Leicestershire +12 9 £290 -17.14% 2
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (23.53%) Change Management
4 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.65%) Aerospace
6 9 (13.24%) Migration
6 9 (13.24%) Analytics
6 9 (13.24%) Project Delivery
7 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 8 (11.76%) SAP
8 7 (10.29%) Retail
8 7 (10.29%) SQL
8 7 (10.29%) ITIL
8 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (10.29%) Change Control
8 7 (10.29%) Degree
9 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (8.82%) C
9 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.82%) Service Management
9 6 (8.82%) Data Management
9 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
9 6 (8.82%) PMO
10 5 (7.35%) Decision-Making
10 5 (7.35%) Power Platform
10 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
10 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (7.35%) Server Building

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (4.41%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Magento
1 2 (2.94%) SAP CCM
1 2 (2.94%) SAP ERP
1 2 (2.94%) SAP PLM
2 1 (1.47%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.47%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Power Platform
2 3 (4.41%) AWS
3 2 (2.94%) Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.94%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Power BI
2 2 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.47%) LSMW
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Aerospace
3 7 (10.29%) Retail
4 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.88%) Marketing
6 3 (4.41%) Banking
7 2 (2.94%) Law
7 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.94%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.47%) Advertising
8 1 (1.47%) Back Office
8 1 (1.47%) Legal
8 1 (1.47%) Military
8 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.24%) IT Manager
3 8 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Analytics Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Junior
5 4 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Transition Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Transition Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.94%) Development Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.47%) IDoc
3 1 (1.47%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.88%) NHS
4 3 (4.41%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.47%) CMDB
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) FMCG
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) SCADA
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
1 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (23.53%) Change Management
3 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.24%) Analytics
4 9 (13.24%) Migration
4 9 (13.24%) Project Delivery
5 7 (10.29%) Change Control
5 7 (10.29%) ITIL
5 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (8.82%) Data Management
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
6 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
7 5 (7.35%) Decision-Making
7 5 (7.35%) Resource Management
7 5 (7.35%) Server Building
8 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.88%) ERP
8 4 (5.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) C
3 4 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) APMP
2 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.47%) HNC
2 1 (1.47%) HND
2 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.47%) MCITP
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) PMP
2 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) PMO
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) HAZOP
3 1 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.47%) CASB
2 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) SAP
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) Capita
4 2 (2.94%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Dell
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) Progress
5 1 (1.47%) Refinitiv
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec
5 1 (1.47%) Workday