Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 119 120 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.50% 8.60% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.37% 11.20% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 73 61
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £313
90th Percentile £571 £538 £638
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% +68.42% -54.76%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.00 £8.13
90th Percentile £36.00 £21.50 £34.50
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -15.25% -10.61% +6.45%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1270 1071 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.03% 76.77% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 624 613
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £574
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 56 97
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £46.73 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Hertfordshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Watford -1 38 £388 -18.42% 6
Welwyn Garden City +2 14 £375 -15.49%
Hatfield 0 11 £200 -48.39% 7
Stevenage -12 5 £445 +48.33%
Hemel Hempstead -4 4 £400 +6.67% 5
Letchworth - 4 £305 - 3
Rickmansworth -4 2 - -
Hitchin - 2 £404 - 1
Hoddesdon - 2 - -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 36 (30.25%) PRINCE2
2 33 (27.73%) Finance
3 28 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (19.33%) Microsoft
6 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (15.13%) PMO
8 14 (11.76%) Change Management
8 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (10.08%) Retail
9 12 (10.08%) Virtual Team
9 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
10 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (8.40%) CRM
11 10 (8.40%) SAP
11 10 (8.40%) ITIL
11 10 (8.40%) Oracle
11 10 (8.40%) Risk Management
11 10 (8.40%) Degree
11 10 (8.40%) SDLC
11 10 (8.40%) People Management
12 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
12 9 (7.56%) Supplier Management
12 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (7.56%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (6.72%) SQL
13 8 (6.72%) ERP
13 8 (6.72%) Legal
13 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.84%) Apache
2 1 (0.84%) CMS
2 1 (0.84%) IIS
2 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (1.68%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.68%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) HFM
2 1 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.84%) Primavera
2 1 (0.84%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.20%) Office 365
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) G Suite
3 1 (0.84%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.84%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) LAN
2 5 (4.20%) WAN
3 4 (3.36%) SAN
4 3 (2.52%) Internet
4 3 (2.52%) WLAN
5 2 (1.68%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.84%) DHCP
6 1 (0.84%) DNS
6 1 (0.84%) Firewall
6 1 (0.84%) Intranet
6 1 (0.84%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.84%) SNMP
6 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.84%) VLAN
6 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.84%) DB2
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) AutoIt
1 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) Retail
3 8 (6.72%) Legal
4 7 (5.88%) Law
5 5 (4.20%) Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Billing
5 5 (4.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.52%) Advertising
6 3 (2.52%) Automotive
6 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.68%) Local Government
7 2 (1.68%) Publishing
7 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.84%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.84%) French Language
8 1 (0.84%) Marketing
8 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (37.82%) Project Manager
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 12 (10.08%) Coordinator
3 12 (10.08%) Project Coordinator
4 11 (9.24%) Senior Manager
4 11 (9.24%) Senior Project Manager
5 10 (8.40%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) IT Manager
6 9 (7.56%) Consultant
7 7 (5.88%) Architect
7 7 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (5.04%) Applications Consultant
8 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
8 6 (5.04%) Security Architect
8 6 (5.04%) Security Consultant
9 4 (3.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.84%) .NET
2 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.84%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.84%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
1 12 (10.08%) Virtual Team
2 3 (2.52%) FMCG
2 3 (2.52%) NHS
2 3 (2.52%) PMI
3 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.68%) Social Media
4 1 (0.84%) EPoS
4 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.84%) iPad
4 1 (0.84%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.88%) Windows
2 6 (5.04%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.52%) Linux
5 1 (0.84%) CentOS
5 1 (0.84%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) PRINCE2
2 28 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.76%) Change Management
5 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.40%) CRM
6 10 (8.40%) ITIL
6 10 (8.40%) People Management
6 10 (8.40%) Risk Management
6 10 (8.40%) SDLC
7 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.56%) Supplier Management
7 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (6.72%) Analytics
8 8 (6.72%) ERP
9 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
9 7 (5.88%) Security Operations
9 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.88%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.72%) SQL
2 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.68%) Java
3 2 (1.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.84%) Python
4 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (5.04%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.52%) PMP
7 2 (1.68%) MCSE
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.84%) CWNA
8 1 (0.84%) HND
8 1 (0.84%) MCSA
8 1 (0.84%) RHCA
8 1 (0.84%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) PMO
2 8 (6.72%) GDPR
3 7 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (5.88%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.68%) GxP
4 2 (1.68%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.84%) GMP
5 1 (0.84%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.84%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.68%) vSphere
3 2 (1.68%) XenApp
4 1 (0.84%) Docker
4 1 (0.84%) LXC
4 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) PowerCLI
2 1 (0.84%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.84%) Mesos
2 1 (0.84%) Nagios
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.84%) SCCM
2 1 (0.84%) SCOM
2 1 (0.84%) WMI
Vendors
1 23 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) Oracle
2 10 (8.40%) SAP
3 9 (7.56%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.04%) Cisco
4 6 (5.04%) VMware
5 5 (4.20%) Citrix
6 3 (2.52%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.68%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.68%) Google
7 2 (1.68%) iManage
8 1 (0.84%) Ariba
8 1 (0.84%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.84%) HP
8 1 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.84%) Planview
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.84%) Remedy
8 1 (0.84%) Sage
8 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds