Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 14 21
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 164 294 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.02% 9.23% 7.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.34% 10.91% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 214 174
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £365 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -12.05% +0.86%
10th Percentile £285 £230 £308
90th Percentile £550 £538 £546
England median daily rate £463 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +2.78% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.73 £25.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.08% +83.82% -9.33%
10th Percentile £12.26 £18.63 £7.20
90th Percentile £17.24 £43.50 £33.43
England median hourly rate £32.50 £26.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year +22.64% -2.75% -14.84%

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 2,234 2,695 2,743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.95% 84.59% 83.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,461 1,702 1,744
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 105 67
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -13.58%
10th Percentile £9.66 £9.58 £8.76
90th Percentile £40.30 £49.60 £39.25
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.11 £22.84
% change year-on-year -4.79% +1.19% +3.80%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Northamptonshire -11 56 £379 +0.93% 14
Nottinghamshire -18 48 £413 +7.14% 28
Leicestershire +2 27 £416 +31.31% 19
Derbyshire -14 16 £449 +15.13% 11
Lincolnshire +6 7 £290 -5.31% 5
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 58 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (28.66%) Finance
3 45 (27.44%) PRINCE2
4 28 (17.07%) Scrum
5 25 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (13.41%) ITIL
7 20 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (10.98%) Change Management
9 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 16 (9.76%) Business Analysis
9 16 (9.76%) SDLC
10 15 (9.15%) PMO
10 15 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (9.15%) Retail
11 14 (8.54%) Oracle
11 14 (8.54%) ERP
11 14 (8.54%) Risk Management
11 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
12 13 (7.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (7.32%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (7.32%) SAP
13 12 (7.32%) Degree
14 11 (6.71%) JIRA
14 11 (6.71%) Windows
15 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
15 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
15 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
15 10 (6.10%) Migration
15 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared

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 2 (1.22%) Documentum
1 2 (1.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.61%) Appian
2 1 (0.61%) Confluence
2 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.61%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.83%) Infor M3
2 3 (1.83%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.22%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.22%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (0.61%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.61%) Magento
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.61%) Primavera
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.05%) iPaaS
2 5 (3.05%) Office 365
3 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.61%) Apigee
5 1 (0.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) Firewall
2 8 (4.88%) Internet
3 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.44%) VPN
3 4 (2.44%) Wireless
4 3 (1.83%) Network Security
4 3 (1.83%) VoIP
4 3 (1.83%) WAN
5 2 (1.22%) LAN
5 2 (1.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) BGP
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.61%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.61%) OSPF
6 1 (0.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.05%) MySQL
3 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.22%) Big Data
4 2 (1.22%) MS Access
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.61%) GIS
5 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) JIRA
2 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.61%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.61%) Robot Framework
3 1 (0.61%) Selenium
3 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (28.66%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Retail
3 8 (4.88%) Legal
3 8 (4.88%) Marketing
4 7 (4.27%) Banking
5 6 (3.66%) Automotive
5 6 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.05%) Games
6 5 (3.05%) Law
6 5 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.83%) Electronics
7 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.22%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (42.07%) Project Manager
2 20 (12.20%) Analyst
3 18 (10.98%) IT Manager
4 16 (9.76%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (6.71%) Business Analyst
6 8 (4.88%) Developer
7 7 (4.27%) Architect
7 7 (4.27%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (3.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (3.66%) Agile Developer
8 6 (3.66%) Change Manager
8 6 (3.66%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Change Project Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Delivery Project Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Integration Architect
9 5 (3.05%) Project Change Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Scrum Master
9 5 (3.05%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (2.44%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.66%) Web Services
2 5 (3.05%) .NET
3 4 (2.44%) HTML
4 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.61%) Express
5 1 (0.61%) Kafka
5 1 (0.61%) Middleware
5 1 (0.61%) React
5 1 (0.61%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.49%) NHS
4 6 (3.66%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.05%) FMCG
5 5 (3.05%) PMI
6 4 (2.44%) User Experience
7 3 (1.83%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.22%) CMDB
8 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.71%) Windows
2 3 (1.83%) Linux
2 3 (1.83%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.61%) AIX
4 1 (0.61%) Android
4 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.61%) Solaris
4 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (27.44%) PRINCE2
3 28 (17.07%) Scrum
4 25 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (13.41%) ITIL
6 18 (10.98%) Change Management
7 16 (9.76%) Business Analysis
7 16 (9.76%) SDLC
8 15 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (8.54%) ERP
9 14 (8.54%) Risk Management
9 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.32%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.10%) Migration
11 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.49%) CRM
12 9 (5.49%) Matrix Organization
13 8 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.88%) Decision-Making
13 8 (4.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.05%) SQL
2 4 (2.44%) PHP
3 3 (1.83%) C
3 3 (1.83%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.22%) C#
4 2 (1.22%) Java
4 2 (1.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.22%) VB
5 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (7.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (7.32%) Degree
3 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.88%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.27%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.83%) APMP
7 3 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.83%) CCNA
7 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.83%) PMP
8 2 (1.22%) ACCA
8 2 (1.22%) CIMA
9 1 (0.61%) HND
9 1 (0.61%) ISEB
9 1 (0.61%) MCITP
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.15%) PMO
2 7 (4.27%) QA
3 6 (3.66%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.66%) SLA
4 3 (1.83%) GDPR
4 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.22%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) SCCM
2 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.54%) Oracle
3 12 (7.32%) SAP
4 5 (3.05%) Cisco
5 3 (1.83%) Aruba
5 3 (1.83%) BMC
5 3 (1.83%) Citrix
5 3 (1.83%) Infor
5 3 (1.83%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.83%) NetApp
5 3 (1.83%) Palo Alto
5 3 (1.83%) Remedy
5 3 (1.83%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.83%) Tableau
6 2 (1.22%) Greenplum
6 2 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) EMC
7 1 (0.61%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) Juniper
7 1 (0.61%) Lotus