Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 25 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 144 201 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.09% 7.04% 9.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 8.33% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 141 203
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +1.88% -2.44%
10th Percentile £249 £275 £260
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £465 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.44 £24.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.69% +11.63% -70.85%
10th Percentile £14.74 £21.50 £17.07
90th Percentile £35.63 £26.50 £25.22
England median hourly rate £31.17 £29.60 £25.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% +16.08% +2.00%

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 1,701 2,413 2,517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.75% 84.52% 84.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,080 1,477 1,573
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £250 £251
90th Percentile £556 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 76
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.33 £17.00 £17.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.72% -0.15% +8.10%
10th Percentile £10.69 £10.45 £10.32
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% -

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 61 £390 +11.43% 5
Derbyshire +4 21 £325 -16.67% 7
Leicestershire -1 20 £350 -12.50% 5
Nottinghamshire -25 19 £456 +1.39% 11
Lincolnshire +1 8 £520 +26.06% 2
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 44 (30.56%) Finance
2 41 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.39%) PRINCE2
4 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (18.75%) Change Management
6 20 (13.89%) PMO
7 19 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (12.50%) SQL
8 18 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 18 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 17 (11.81%) Windows
10 15 (10.42%) PMI Certification
10 15 (10.42%) Waterfall
11 14 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (9.72%) SDLC
12 13 (9.03%) Risk Management
13 12 (8.33%) ITIL
13 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
13 12 (8.33%) Migration
13 12 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 12 (8.33%) Project Planning
13 12 (8.33%) Change Control
14 11 (7.64%) Degree
14 11 (7.64%) .NET
14 11 (7.64%) C#
14 11 (7.64%) ERP
15 10 (6.94%) PMP
15 10 (6.94%) CMMI
15 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (6.94%) Data Centre

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 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.08%) Documentum
2 3 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.69%) Confluence
3 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.69%) SAS
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.69%) Primavera
2 1 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) GitHub
2 2 (1.39%) Office 365
3 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.47%) DHCP
2 5 (3.47%) DNS
2 5 (3.47%) LAN
2 5 (3.47%) WAN
3 3 (2.08%) HTTP
3 3 (2.08%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.08%) Modbus
3 3 (2.08%) Skype
4 1 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.08%) Big Data
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.39%) MS Access
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.39%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.69%) GIS
6 1 (0.69%) Lumira
6 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.78%) AdminStudio
2 4 (2.78%) InstallShield
2 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.08%) JIRA
3 3 (2.08%) Selenium
3 3 (2.08%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.39%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (30.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.17%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.47%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.78%) Marketing
6 3 (2.08%) Military
7 2 (1.39%) Automotive
7 2 (1.39%) Back Office
7 2 (1.39%) Electronics
7 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.39%) Legal
7 2 (1.39%) Retail
7 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (40.97%) Project Manager
2 17 (11.81%) Developer
3 14 (9.72%) Analyst
4 12 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (7.64%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.94%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 8 (5.56%) Applications Manager
8 8 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
9 7 (4.86%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Applications Project Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Business Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Programme Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.47%) Business Project Manager
11 5 (3.47%) PMO Lead
11 5 (3.47%) PMO Manager
11 5 (3.47%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.64%) .NET
2 7 (4.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.08%) CSS
3 3 (2.08%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.39%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.39%) HTML
4 2 (1.39%) OpenCV
4 2 (1.39%) OpenMP
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.39%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.69%) jQuery
5 1 (0.69%) Node.js
5 1 (0.69%) OpenCL
5 1 (0.69%) Qt
5 1 (0.69%) React
5 1 (0.69%) REST
5 1 (0.69%) RESTful
5 1 (0.69%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.94%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.56%) PMI
4 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.47%) FMCG
5 5 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.78%) NHS
7 3 (2.08%) e-Learning
7 3 (2.08%) PKI
8 2 (1.39%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.69%) CUDA
9 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.69%) Social Media
9 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.81%) Windows
2 7 (4.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.39%) PRINCE2
3 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (18.75%) Change Management
5 19 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 15 (10.42%) Waterfall
8 14 (9.72%) SDLC
9 13 (9.03%) Risk Management
10 12 (8.33%) Change Control
10 12 (8.33%) ITIL
10 12 (8.33%) Migration
10 12 (8.33%) Project Planning
11 11 (7.64%) ERP
12 10 (6.94%) CMMI
13 9 (6.25%) Decision-Making
13 9 (6.25%) Incident Management
13 9 (6.25%) PRINCE
13 9 (6.25%) Supplier Management
14 8 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.50%) SQL
2 11 (7.64%) C#
3 9 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.47%) Java
6 4 (2.78%) RPG
6 4 (2.78%) RPG IV
6 4 (2.78%) VB
7 3 (2.08%) C
7 3 (2.08%) Delphi
8 2 (1.39%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.39%) C++
8 2 (1.39%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.39%) Python
8 2 (1.39%) VBScript
9 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (10.42%) PMI Certification
2 11 (7.64%) Degree
3 10 (6.94%) PMP
3 10 (6.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.47%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.08%) CFA
7 3 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.08%) MCSE
8 2 (1.39%) APMP
9 1 (0.69%) AAT
9 1 (0.69%) IIBA
9 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.69%) MCP
9 1 (0.69%) PhD
9 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.89%) PMO
2 5 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.78%) QA
4 2 (1.39%) COBIT
4 2 (1.39%) GDPR
4 2 (1.39%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.08%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) SCCM
2 4 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.78%) ThinApp
2 4 (2.78%) WSUS
3 3 (2.08%) Control-M
4 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) Oracle
3 8 (5.56%) Citrix
4 7 (4.86%) SAP
5 4 (2.78%) McAfee
5 4 (2.78%) Symantec
5 4 (2.78%) VMware
6 3 (2.08%) Siemens
7 2 (1.39%) Ariba
7 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.69%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.69%) Genesys
8 1 (0.69%) Intel
8 1 (0.69%) Lotus
8 1 (0.69%) Tableau