Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 282 239 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.85% 7.36% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.63% 8.95% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 171 175
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.05% +0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £228 £307 £256
90th Percentile £538 £563 £567
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £13.60 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.97% -9.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £19.55 £7.20 £13.20
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.43 £39.00
England median hourly rate £26.93 £27.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -2.06% -12.53% +12.29%

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 2654 2669 2508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.28% 82.15% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 1696 1588
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £249 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 67 85
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £41.00 £40.15
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +22 108 £393 -5.42% 13
Northamptonshire +4 63 £375 -11.76% 8
Derbyshire -12 48 £388 +1.97% 1
Leicestershire +13 40 £318 -15.33% 9
Lincolnshire -7 8 £306 -23.44% 2
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 101 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.56%) Finance
3 70 (24.82%) PRINCE2
4 62 (21.99%) ITIL
5 47 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (15.25%) Matrix Organization
7 40 (14.18%) Service Management
8 38 (13.48%) Service Delivery
9 37 (13.12%) Microsoft
10 36 (12.77%) Degree
11 35 (12.41%) Security Cleared
12 32 (11.35%) ERP
13 31 (10.99%) Migration
13 31 (10.99%) Retail
13 31 (10.99%) Process Improvement
13 31 (10.99%) PMO
14 30 (10.64%) SC Cleared
14 30 (10.64%) Change Management
15 29 (10.28%) Manufacturing
16 27 (9.57%) Windows
16 27 (9.57%) ITIL V3
17 24 (8.51%) PMP
18 23 (8.16%) PMI Certification
18 23 (8.16%) SAP
18 23 (8.16%) Risk Management
18 23 (8.16%) SDLC
19 21 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (7.09%) PLM
21 18 (6.38%) Six Sigma
21 18 (6.38%) 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 6 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.77%) CMS
3 3 (1.06%) Documentum
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (5.67%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.06%) InVision
4 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.71%) Simulink
5 2 (0.71%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.06%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.71%) iTrent
2 2 (0.71%) Primavera
2 2 (0.71%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.35%) Infor CloudSuite
3 1 (0.35%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.55%) Office 365
2 10 (3.55%) SaaS
3 7 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.42%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.42%) IaaS
5 3 (1.06%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.35%) G Suite
6 1 (0.35%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.61%) Unified Communications
2 7 (2.48%) LAN
2 7 (2.48%) WAN
3 6 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.77%) SMS
5 3 (1.06%) DNS
5 3 (1.06%) SAN
5 3 (1.06%) VoIP
6 2 (0.71%) DHCP
6 2 (0.71%) Firewall
6 2 (0.71%) Modbus
7 1 (0.35%) Broadband
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.35%) HSRP
7 1 (0.35%) MPLS
7 1 (0.35%) Skype
7 1 (0.35%) VLAN
7 1 (0.35%) VPN
7 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.13%) Big Data
1 6 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.71%) Spotfire
3 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.35%) Clusterpoint
4 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) DB2
4 1 (0.35%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.35%) Power BI
4 1 (0.35%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Axure RP
1 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.71%) JIRA
2 2 (0.71%) Selenium
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) LoadUI
3 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.35%) TestComplete
General
1 89 (31.56%) Finance
2 31 (10.99%) Retail
3 29 (10.28%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.67%) Automotive
5 13 (4.61%) Aerospace
6 9 (3.19%) Legal
7 8 (2.84%) Banking
8 6 (2.13%) Marketing
9 5 (1.77%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.71%) French Language
10 2 (0.71%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.71%) Local Government
10 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.71%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.35%) Electronics
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (35.46%) Project Manager
2 27 (9.57%) Analyst
3 20 (7.09%) IT Manager
4 19 (6.74%) Architect
5 17 (6.03%) IT Project Manager
6 14 (4.96%) Senior Manager
7 13 (4.61%) Service Manager
8 12 (4.26%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.55%) Consultant
9 10 (3.55%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (3.19%) Deployment Manager
10 9 (3.19%) Digital Project Manager
10 9 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 8 (2.84%) Developer
12 7 (2.48%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (2.48%) PMO Manager
12 7 (2.48%) SC Cleared Project Manager
12 7 (2.48%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.48%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.32%) .NET
2 5 (1.77%) AngularJS
2 5 (1.77%) HTML
2 5 (1.77%) Middleware
3 4 (1.42%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.42%) CSS
4 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.06%) jQuery
4 3 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (1.06%) Web Services
4 3 (1.06%) WPF
5 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.71%) EDI
5 2 (0.71%) J2EE
6 1 (0.35%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.35%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (0.35%) LINQ
6 1 (0.35%) Node.js
6 1 (0.35%) SOAP
6 1 (0.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.61%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.26%) User Experience
4 11 (3.90%) Clustering
5 9 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.84%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.77%) NHS
7 5 (1.77%) PMI
8 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.06%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.71%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.35%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.35%) IVR
11 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Licensing
11 1 (0.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.57%) Windows
2 14 (4.96%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.42%) Linux
5 3 (1.06%) Android
5 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (24.82%) PRINCE2
3 62 (21.99%) ITIL
4 47 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (15.25%) Matrix Organization
6 40 (14.18%) Service Management
7 38 (13.48%) Service Delivery
8 32 (11.35%) ERP
9 31 (10.99%) Migration
9 31 (10.99%) Process Improvement
10 30 (10.64%) Change Management
11 27 (9.57%) ITIL V3
12 23 (8.16%) Risk Management
12 23 (8.16%) SDLC
13 20 (7.09%) PLM
14 18 (6.38%) Business Continuity
14 18 (6.38%) Six Sigma
15 17 (6.03%) Lean Six Sigma
16 16 (5.67%) DevOps
16 16 (5.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.32%) C#
2 11 (3.90%) Java
3 10 (3.55%) JavaScript
3 10 (3.55%) SQL
4 3 (1.06%) VB.NET
4 3 (1.06%) XAML
5 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (12.77%) Degree
2 35 (12.41%) Security Cleared
3 30 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 24 (8.51%) PMP
5 23 (8.16%) PMI Certification
6 12 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.84%) MCSE
8 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.48%) CCIE
9 7 (2.48%) VCAP
10 5 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.71%) CCAB
12 2 (0.71%) HNC
12 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.35%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.99%) PMO
2 8 (2.84%) QA
3 7 (2.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.13%) SLA
5 5 (1.77%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.42%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (1.42%) HIPAA
6 4 (1.42%) P3O
6 4 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.06%) GDPR
8 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.42%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.06%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.35%) vCloud
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.19%) MOM
2 4 (1.42%) SCCM
2 4 (1.42%) SCVMM
3 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.35%) Forum Sentry
5 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (13.12%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.16%) SAP
3 18 (6.38%) Oracle
4 16 (5.67%) VMware
5 11 (3.90%) Cisco
6 8 (2.84%) NetApp
7 5 (1.77%) Google
7 5 (1.77%) HP
7 5 (1.77%) Siemens
8 4 (1.42%) Apple
8 4 (1.42%) Infor
9 3 (1.06%) arcserve
9 3 (1.06%) Citrix
9 3 (1.06%) hybris
9 3 (1.06%) IFS
9 3 (1.06%) Intel
10 2 (0.71%) Aruba
10 2 (0.71%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.71%) Tableau
10 2 (0.71%) Workday