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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 18 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 157 115 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.21% 7.43% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.94% 9.10% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 76 59
Median daily rate £400 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +1.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.43 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.11%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1315 1264 1216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.50% 81.71% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 784 744
Median daily rate £410 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £19.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.28% -22.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +9 36 £406 +26.55% 5
Nottinghamshire -3 36 £300 -27.71% 22
Northamptonshire +1 33 £375 -11.76% 4
Leicestershire +3 21 £419 +0.78% 5
Lincolnshire - 5 - -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 52 (18.84%) Finance
4 49 (17.75%) Microsoft
5 42 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (13.77%) SAP
7 34 (12.32%) ERP
8 32 (11.59%) ITIL
9 31 (11.23%) Degree
10 28 (10.14%) Security Cleared
11 24 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (8.33%) Change Management
12 23 (8.33%) SDLC
13 22 (7.97%) Business Analysis
13 22 (7.97%) Manufacturing
13 22 (7.97%) SQL
13 22 (7.97%) Microsoft Excel
13 22 (7.97%) PMO
14 20 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
14 20 (7.25%) SC Cleared
15 19 (6.88%) Retail
16 18 (6.52%) E-Commerce
16 18 (6.52%) Change Control
17 17 (6.16%) CRM
17 17 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (6.16%) Programme Management
18 16 (5.80%) Service Management
18 16 (5.80%) Windows
18 16 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 15 (5.43%) Process Improvement

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 7 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.17%) CMS
3 5 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.45%) Confluence
5 3 (1.09%) Documentum
6 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) IIS
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (7.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.71%) Primavera
2 7 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.81%) WebTrends
4 4 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (1.09%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.72%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.36%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.35%) Office 365
2 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.81%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.09%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.36%) G Suite
6 1 (0.36%) GoToWebinar
6 1 (0.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.90%) Unified Communications
2 6 (2.17%) WAN
3 4 (1.45%) Firewall
3 4 (1.45%) LAN
4 3 (1.09%) VoIP
5 2 (0.72%) DNS
5 2 (0.72%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) Broadband
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.36%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.36%) HSRP
6 1 (0.36%) Internet
6 1 (0.36%) Intranet
6 1 (0.36%) MPLS
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) OSPF
6 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.36%) VLAN
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (2.54%) Big Data
3 6 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.72%) DB2
6 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.72%) Power BI
6 2 (0.72%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.36%) Essbase
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.36%) Gradle
3 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.36%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.36%) Subversion
3 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (18.84%) Finance
2 22 (7.97%) Manufacturing
3 19 (6.88%) Retail
4 10 (3.62%) Automotive
5 9 (3.26%) Banking
5 9 (3.26%) Marketing
6 5 (1.81%) Legal
7 3 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 2 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (35.14%) Project Manager
2 44 (15.94%) Analyst
3 24 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 21 (7.61%) Consultant
5 15 (5.43%) IT Manager
6 13 (4.71%) Team Leader
7 11 (3.99%) SAP Manager
8 10 (3.62%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (3.62%) SAP Project Manager
8 10 (3.62%) Senior Manager
9 9 (3.26%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (2.90%) Architect
10 8 (2.90%) Implementation Manager
10 8 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (2.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (2.54%) Junior
11 7 (2.54%) PMO Manager
12 6 (2.17%) Applications Manager
12 6 (2.17%) Project Analyst
12 6 (2.17%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.99%) EDI
2 5 (1.81%) .NET
3 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.72%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.72%) HTML
4 2 (0.72%) XML
5 1 (0.36%) Ajax
5 1 (0.36%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.36%) J2EE
5 1 (0.36%) jQuery
5 1 (0.36%) MDX
5 1 (0.36%) Node.js
5 1 (0.36%) REST
5 1 (0.36%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.36%) Struts2
5 1 (0.36%) Velocity
5 1 (0.36%) WCF
5 1 (0.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.99%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.17%) Clustering
4 6 (2.17%) PMI
5 4 (1.45%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.45%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.09%) IVR
7 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.72%) EMC VNX
7 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.72%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.72%) NHS
7 2 (0.72%) User Experience
7 2 (0.72%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.36%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.80%) Windows
2 8 (2.90%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.81%) Android
5 3 (1.09%) Unix
6 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.72%) Linux
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 42 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (12.32%) ERP
5 32 (11.59%) ITIL
6 23 (8.33%) Change Management
6 23 (8.33%) SDLC
7 22 (7.97%) Business Analysis
8 18 (6.52%) Change Control
8 18 (6.52%) E-Commerce
9 17 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.16%) CRM
9 17 (6.16%) Programme Management
10 16 (5.80%) Service Management
11 15 (5.43%) Process Improvement
12 14 (5.07%) Agile Project Management
12 14 (5.07%) Supplier Management
12 14 (5.07%) User Stories
13 13 (4.71%) ITIL V3
13 13 (4.71%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.97%) SQL
2 6 (2.17%) C
2 6 (2.17%) C#
3 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.36%) ABAP
4 1 (0.36%) C++
4 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.36%) Embedded C++
4 1 (0.36%) Groovy
4 1 (0.36%) Java
4 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (11.23%) Degree
2 28 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (5.07%) PMI Certification
6 9 (3.26%) PMP
7 6 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.45%) MCSE
8 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.09%) APMP
9 3 (1.09%) CCAB
10 2 (0.72%) CCIE
10 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.72%) VCAP
10 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.36%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.97%) PMO
2 15 (5.43%) QA
3 5 (1.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.72%) vCloud
4 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.36%) vSphere
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.26%) SCCM
2 7 (2.54%) MOM
3 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.36%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 49 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.77%) SAP
3 13 (4.71%) Sitecore
4 10 (3.62%) Cisco
4 10 (3.62%) VMware
5 9 (3.26%) Oracle
6 5 (1.81%) Brio
6 5 (1.81%) Cognos
6 5 (1.81%) Coremetrics
6 5 (1.81%) EMC
6 5 (1.81%) Google
6 5 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (1.81%) Omniture
7 4 (1.45%) Genesys
7 4 (1.45%) NetApp
7 4 (1.45%) Remedy
7 4 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.09%) Apple
8 3 (1.09%) Avaya
8 3 (1.09%) Citrix
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