Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 214 274 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.39% 9.13% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.73% 11.04% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 187 195
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -2.44% +5.13%
10th Percentile £266 £246 £258
90th Percentile £546 £539 £568
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £19.68 £73.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.98% -73.32% +243.02%
10th Percentile £21.50 £16.94 £40.50
90th Percentile £26.50 £21.71 £105.00
England median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £27.32
% change year-on-year +3.64% +0.68% -4.99%

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 2,451 2,482 2,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 84.63% 82.73% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,492 1,546 1,596
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £234
90th Percentile £544 £550 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 74 71
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.20% -8.43% +4.48%
10th Percentile £10.44 £10.29 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £43.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.62
% change year-on-year -13.73% +7.98% +12.45%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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 -1 80 £450 +12.50% 16
Northamptonshire -2 55 £350 -12.50% 8
Derbyshire -11 36 £380 -5.00% 13
Leicestershire +5 29 £413 +3.13% 10
Lincolnshire +2 4 £450 +24.14% 6
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 79 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (31.31%) Finance
3 56 (26.17%) PRINCE2
4 46 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (17.29%) ITIL
6 28 (13.08%) PMO
7 26 (12.15%) Migration
7 26 (12.15%) Change Management
8 25 (11.68%) Project Planning
9 24 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (10.75%) PMI Certification
11 20 (9.35%) PMP
11 20 (9.35%) Windows
11 20 (9.35%) Degree
12 19 (8.88%) Scrum
12 19 (8.88%) SDLC
13 18 (8.41%) Matrix Organization
13 18 (8.41%) Service Management
14 16 (7.48%) Change Control
14 16 (7.48%) Data Migration
14 16 (7.48%) Security Cleared
15 15 (7.01%) Waterfall
16 14 (6.54%) DevOps
16 14 (6.54%) Service Delivery
16 14 (6.54%) SAP
16 14 (6.54%) Microsoft
16 14 (6.54%) Retail
17 13 (6.07%) Business Analysis
17 13 (6.07%) Legal

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 (1.40%) Confluence
2 2 (0.93%) Documentum
2 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
3 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.47%) SAS
3 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.14%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Infor CloudSuite
1 3 (1.40%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.93%) BASE24
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.93%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.93%) Primavera
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) iTrent
3 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.47%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.47%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.07%) Office 365
2 11 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.67%) WAN
2 9 (4.21%) Firewall
3 6 (2.80%) InfiniBand
3 6 (2.80%) SMS
4 3 (1.40%) Skype
4 3 (1.40%) Wireless
5 2 (0.93%) ATM
5 2 (0.93%) DHCP
5 2 (0.93%) DNS
5 2 (0.93%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.47%) MPLS
6 1 (0.47%) PBX
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.47%) VLAN
6 1 (0.47%) VoIP
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
6 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.47%) DB2
2 1 (0.47%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (5.14%) JIRA
2 6 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.34%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (31.31%) Finance
2 14 (6.54%) Retail
3 13 (6.07%) Legal
4 10 (4.67%) Banking
5 9 (4.21%) Games
6 8 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.74%) Marketing
7 3 (1.40%) Automotive
8 2 (0.93%) Local Government
8 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) German Language
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Military
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 102 (47.66%) Project Manager
2 14 (6.54%) Analyst
3 13 (6.07%) Architect
3 13 (6.07%) Consultant
3 13 (6.07%) IT Manager
3 13 (6.07%) IT Project Manager
4 10 (4.67%) GDPR Project Manager
5 8 (3.74%) Coordinator
5 8 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (3.74%) Senior Manager
5 8 (3.74%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (3.27%) Business Analyst
6 7 (3.27%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (3.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (3.27%) Project Coordinator
6 7 (3.27%) Technical Manager
6 7 (3.27%) Technical Project Manager
7 5 (2.34%) Integration Manager
7 5 (2.34%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (2.34%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (1.87%) Middleware
2 4 (1.87%) Velocity
3 2 (0.93%) HTML
3 2 (0.93%) J2EE
3 2 (0.93%) REST
4 1 (0.47%) .NET
4 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.47%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.47%) JSP
4 1 (0.47%) React
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.47%) Servlets
4 1 (0.47%) SOAP
4 1 (0.47%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.47%) Struts
4 1 (0.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.47%) XML
4 1 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.80%) Credit Risk
2 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.34%) PMI
3 5 (2.34%) Smart Meter
4 4 (1.87%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.87%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.87%) NHS
5 3 (1.40%) CMDB
5 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.40%) VLE
6 2 (0.93%) Robotics
6 2 (0.93%) User Experience
7 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.47%) DataPower
7 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) iSeries
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.35%) Windows
2 8 (3.74%) Linux
3 7 (3.27%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.17%) PRINCE2
3 46 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (17.29%) ITIL
5 26 (12.15%) Change Management
5 26 (12.15%) Migration
6 25 (11.68%) Project Planning
7 24 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (8.88%) Scrum
8 19 (8.88%) SDLC
9 18 (8.41%) Matrix Organization
9 18 (8.41%) Service Management
10 16 (7.48%) Change Control
10 16 (7.48%) Data Migration
11 15 (7.01%) Waterfall
12 14 (6.54%) DevOps
12 14 (6.54%) Service Delivery
13 13 (6.07%) Business Analysis
13 13 (6.07%) Decision-Making
14 12 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.40%) C
1 3 (1.40%) Java
1 3 (1.40%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.93%) SQL
3 1 (0.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (10.75%) PMI Certification
2 20 (9.35%) Degree
2 20 (9.35%) PMP
3 16 (7.48%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (3.74%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.80%) AWS Certification
6 6 (2.80%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.87%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.40%) CCNA
9 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.47%) CCNP
11 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.47%) HNC
11 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.08%) PMO
2 12 (5.61%) GDPR
3 11 (5.14%) SLA
4 8 (3.74%) QA
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.47%) XenApp
2 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.93%) SCCM
1 2 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.47%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (6.54%) Microsoft
1 14 (6.54%) SAP
2 6 (2.80%) Oracle
2 6 (2.80%) Remedy
3 5 (2.34%) Infor
3 5 (2.34%) ServiceNow
4 4 (1.87%) Adobe
4 4 (1.87%) Cisco
4 4 (1.87%) Citrix
4 4 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.40%) Blackboard
5 3 (1.40%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.40%) Talend
5 3 (1.40%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.47%) Civica
7 1 (0.47%) Google
7 1 (0.47%) HP
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) Software AG