Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 254 247 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.47% 7.78% 9.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.18% 9.49% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 172 201
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £411 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +0.30% +5.81%
10th Percentile £263 £264 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £19.03 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.25% -21.55% +46.08%
10th Percentile £26.30 £7.20 £14.73
90th Percentile £44.25 £30.28 £35.18
England median hourly rate £27.13 £27.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -1.36% -12.53% +13.13%

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 2,496 2,602 2,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.26% 81.93% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,579 1,664 1,533
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £236 £213 £240
90th Percentile £560 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 78 73
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.63 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.55% -0.31%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £51.00 £38.75 £40.00
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in the East Midlands

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor 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 21 February 2018. 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 +14 112 £431 +1.47% 21
Northamptonshire -2 49 £350 -12.50% 16
Derbyshire -3 42 £390 -0.32% 12
Leicestershire +12 40 £406 -2.11% 18
Lincolnshire -8 3 £475 +22.58% 4
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 105 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (34.65%) Finance
3 60 (23.62%) PRINCE2
4 56 (22.05%) ITIL
5 44 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (16.93%) Migration
6 43 (16.93%) Matrix Organization
7 41 (16.14%) Service Delivery
8 39 (15.35%) Service Management
9 35 (13.78%) Change Management
9 35 (13.78%) Security Cleared
10 34 (13.39%) Degree
11 30 (11.81%) ERP
12 29 (11.42%) Microsoft
13 27 (10.63%) SAP
13 27 (10.63%) Retail
14 26 (10.24%) Windows
15 25 (9.84%) DevOps
15 25 (9.84%) PMO
16 24 (9.45%) SC Cleared
17 23 (9.06%) ITIL V3
18 21 (8.27%) Manufacturing
18 21 (8.27%) Data Migration
19 20 (7.87%) Risk Management
20 19 (7.48%) Project Planning
20 19 (7.48%) Process Improvement
21 18 (7.09%) PMP
21 18 (7.09%) PMI Certification
22 17 (6.69%) IT Strategy
23 16 (6.30%) Oracle

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 5 (1.97%) CMS
2 4 (1.57%) Documentum
3 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.79%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Confluence
5 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (5.51%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.57%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.18%) InVision
6 3 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.79%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Infor CloudSuite
1 4 (1.57%) Infor M3
1 4 (1.57%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.79%) iTrent
3 2 (0.79%) Primavera
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.39%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.51%) SaaS
2 13 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.15%) Office 365
5 4 (1.57%) IaaS
6 3 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.54%) Firewall
1 9 (3.54%) WAN
2 7 (2.76%) Unified Communications
3 6 (2.36%) InfiniBand
4 5 (1.97%) SMS
5 3 (1.18%) LAN
5 3 (1.18%) VoIP
6 2 (0.79%) Internet
6 2 (0.79%) Modbus
6 2 (0.79%) Skype
6 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.79%) VLAN
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.39%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.39%) HSRP
7 1 (0.39%) MPLS
7 1 (0.39%) Network Security
7 1 (0.39%) OSPF
7 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.36%) Big Data
2 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.79%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.39%) Clusterpoint
5 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.39%) DB2
5 1 (0.39%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.97%) TestPartner
3 3 (1.18%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 88 (34.65%) Finance
2 27 (10.63%) Retail
3 21 (8.27%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.54%) Banking
5 7 (2.76%) Automotive
5 7 (2.76%) Marketing
6 6 (2.36%) Legal
6 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.97%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.97%) Games
8 3 (1.18%) Local Government
8 3 (1.18%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.79%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Military
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (33.46%) Project Manager
2 23 (9.06%) IT Manager
3 22 (8.66%) Architect
4 20 (7.87%) IT Project Manager
5 19 (7.48%) Analyst
6 15 (5.91%) Consultant
7 14 (5.51%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (5.51%) Service Manager
8 13 (5.12%) Senior Manager
9 9 (3.54%) Services Delivery Manager
9 9 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (2.76%) Developer
10 7 (2.76%) ERP Manager
10 7 (2.76%) PMO Analyst
10 7 (2.76%) Senior Project Manager
11 6 (2.36%) Digital Project Manager
11 6 (2.36%) ITIL Manager
11 6 (2.36%) Release Manager
11 6 (2.36%) Technical Architect
11 6 (2.36%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.12%) .NET
2 7 (2.76%) Middleware
3 4 (1.57%) Velocity
4 3 (1.18%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.18%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.18%) CSS
4 3 (1.18%) HTML
4 3 (1.18%) jQuery
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (1.18%) WPF
5 2 (0.79%) J2EE
5 2 (0.79%) Web Services
6 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.39%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.39%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (0.39%) LINQ
6 1 (0.39%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.94%) User Experience
3 9 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.36%) Clustering
5 6 (2.36%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.36%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.97%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.57%) NHS
7 4 (1.57%) PMI
8 3 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.79%) VLE
10 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.39%) FMCG
10 1 (0.39%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.24%) Windows
2 11 (4.33%) Linux
3 6 (2.36%) Windows 10
3 6 (2.36%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.39%) Unix
4 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (23.62%) PRINCE2
3 56 (22.05%) ITIL
4 44 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (16.93%) Matrix Organization
5 43 (16.93%) Migration
6 41 (16.14%) Service Delivery
7 39 (15.35%) Service Management
8 35 (13.78%) Change Management
9 30 (11.81%) ERP
10 25 (9.84%) DevOps
11 23 (9.06%) ITIL V3
12 21 (8.27%) Data Migration
13 20 (7.87%) Risk Management
14 19 (7.48%) Process Improvement
14 19 (7.48%) Project Planning
15 17 (6.69%) IT Strategy
16 16 (6.30%) Business Continuity
17 15 (5.91%) ITSM
17 15 (5.91%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.12%) C#
2 10 (3.94%) Java
3 7 (2.76%) SQL
4 6 (2.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.18%) C
5 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.18%) XAML
6 2 (0.79%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (13.78%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.39%) Degree
3 24 (9.45%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.09%) PMI Certification
4 18 (7.09%) PMP
5 15 (5.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.36%) AWS Certification
8 5 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.97%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.57%) CCIE
9 4 (1.57%) MCSE
9 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.57%) VCAP
10 3 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.39%) CCNP
12 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.84%) PMO
2 13 (5.12%) SLA
3 10 (3.94%) GDPR
4 7 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.97%) QA
6 4 (1.57%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (1.57%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.57%) HIPAA
6 4 (1.57%) P3O
6 4 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.54%) MOM
2 2 (0.79%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.39%) SCCM
3 1 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.63%) SAP
3 16 (6.30%) Oracle
4 10 (3.94%) Infor
5 6 (2.36%) Cisco
5 6 (2.36%) Remedy
5 6 (2.36%) VMware
6 5 (1.97%) HP
7 4 (1.57%) NetApp
7 4 (1.57%) Siemens
7 4 (1.57%) Talend
8 3 (1.18%) Adobe
8 3 (1.18%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.18%) hybris
8 3 (1.18%) IFS
8 3 (1.18%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.18%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.18%) Workday
9 2 (0.79%) IBM