The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 26 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
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 12 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 21.43% 16.22% 12.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 16.90% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Median daily rate £250 £463 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.94% +20.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £365 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £544 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £51.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -20.28%  

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 54 71 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 96.43% 95.95% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 55 39
Median daily rate £383 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +9.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £57.00 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.67% +3.00%  
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 Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Gatwick.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Gatwick

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Gatwick over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Gatwick

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 12 (48.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) PMO
4 7 (28.00%) Project Governance
4 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) MCDBA
5 6 (24.00%) VB
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) DB2
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (24.00%) Replication
5 6 (24.00%) Clustering
5 6 (24.00%) SAN
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (24.00%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (24.00%) Change Control
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) NAS
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) DB2
1 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (28.00%) IT Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) DBA
3 6 (24.00%) Senior DBA
3 6 (24.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 6 (24.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 6 (24.00%) SQL DBA
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (8.00%) IT Relationships Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Payments Project Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Relationships Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Web Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Web Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Project Governance
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Change Control
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (24.00%) High Availability
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
5 4 (16.00%) Escalation Management
5 4 (16.00%) Line Management
6 2 (8.00%) Budget Control
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) MCDBA
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) APMP
2 4 (16.00%) PMP
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PMO
2 2 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP