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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 10 13 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 13 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 14.77% 2.27% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.33% 2.56% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Median daily rate £380 £438 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.14% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £438 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £438 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year -24.13% +39.42%  

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 75 39 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 85.23% 88.64% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 33 26
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Gatwick

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (35.00%) Project Governance
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (20.00%) APMP
4 4 (20.00%) Line Management
4 4 (20.00%) Escalation Management
4 4 (20.00%) MS Office
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) PMP
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) CMS
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (15.00%) PMO
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) NAS

Project Management
Top Related 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 3 (15.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Web Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Payments Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Website Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) Project Governance
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Escalation Management
3 4 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Document Composition
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) APMP
1 4 (20.00%) PMP
1 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Google
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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