The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank 16 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 3.92% - 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £388
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 £32.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -15.38% +15.04%  

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Herefordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 15 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 49.02% 100.00% 65.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 13
Median daily rate £325 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £530 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Herefordshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Herefordshire

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Payments Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle