Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 101 114 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.97% 9.25% 10.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 11.48% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 82
Hertfordshire median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £200 £221 £288
90th Percentile £564 £579 £523
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £26.75 £31.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.08% +0.80% +99.36%
10th Percentile £16.08 £30.10 £24.08
90th Percentile £45.80 £34.50 £39.83
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £27.38
% change year-on-year +14.29% +15.05% +56.46%

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 1,181 993 1,056
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.45% 80.54% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 514 545
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £207 £213 £250
90th Percentile £568 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.03% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 64 54
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £28.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.76% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.28 £12.63
90th Percentile £46.00 £52.50 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -45.02% +26.00% +8.70%

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 -9 38 £350 -22.22% 6
Hatfield +5 14 £400 -5.88% 8
Welwyn Garden City -2 10 £550 +12.82% 1
Royston - 5 £425 -
Hemel Hempstead -11 4 £180 -65.38% 4
Stevenage -10 3 £375 - 3
Letchworth - 3 - -
Welwyn +3 1 - -
Rickmansworth -11 1 - - 3
Hertford - 1 - - 1
Ware - 1 £415 -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.69%) Finance
3 23 (22.77%) PRINCE2
4 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
5 21 (20.79%) Retail
6 17 (16.83%) Waterfall
7 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Excel
7 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
8 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (13.86%) Business Analysis
9 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
9 12 (11.88%) Presales
10 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
10 11 (10.89%) Change Management
10 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
11 10 (9.90%) DNA
11 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Time Management
11 10 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (8.91%) SDLC
12 9 (8.91%) WebSphere
12 9 (8.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 9 (8.91%) Java
12 9 (8.91%) IBM
12 9 (8.91%) Scrum
13 8 (7.92%) Management Information System
13 8 (7.92%) J2EE
13 8 (7.92%) SAP

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 9 (8.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (3.96%) AutoCAD
5 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.98%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.98%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.98%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.99%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.99%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.99%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.99%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.99%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Office 365
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.99%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) WAN
2 2 (1.98%) Junos
3 1 (0.99%) ATM
3 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) DB2
2 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.99%) Selenium
2 1 (0.99%) Subversion
2 1 (0.99%) VersionOne
General
1 31 (30.69%) Finance
2 21 (20.79%) Retail
3 6 (5.94%) Legal
4 5 (4.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.97%) Law
7 1 (0.99%) Advertising
7 1 (0.99%) Billing
7 1 (0.99%) Local Government
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Military
7 1 (0.99%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (53.47%) Project Manager
2 11 (10.89%) Coordinator
3 10 (9.90%) Analyst
3 10 (9.90%) Project Coordinator
4 8 (7.92%) Senior Manager
4 8 (7.92%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (6.93%) IT Manager
5 7 (6.93%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Applications Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Applications Project Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Audit Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.96%) E-Commerce Manager
8 4 (3.96%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Salesforce Project Manager
9 3 (2.97%) ERP Project Manager
9 3 (2.97%) Senior IT Manager
9 3 (2.97%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) J2EE
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.99%) Middleware
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.92%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.96%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.97%) User Experience
6 2 (1.98%) PMI
7 1 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.99%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.96%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.99%) AIX
3 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.99%) SUSE
3 1 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.77%) PRINCE2
3 17 (16.83%) Waterfall
4 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.86%) Business Analysis
5 14 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.88%) Presales
7 11 (10.89%) Change Management
7 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
8 10 (9.90%) DNA
8 10 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (9.90%) Time Management
8 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (8.91%) Scrum
9 9 (8.91%) SDLC
10 8 (7.92%) ERP
11 7 (6.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.91%) Java
2 4 (3.96%) SQL
3 1 (0.99%) C
3 1 (0.99%) C#
3 1 (0.99%) HiveQL
3 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.94%) Degree
4 5 (4.95%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.97%) PMP
6 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.99%) ISEB
7 1 (0.99%) MAPM
7 1 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) PMO
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) GDPR
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) IBM
3 8 (7.92%) SAP
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle
5 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.97%) Forcepoint
6 3 (2.97%) Symantec
7 2 (1.98%) Computacenter
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) Juniper
7 2 (1.98%) Sony
8 1 (0.99%) Dell
8 1 (0.99%) Kony
8 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.99%) Sage
8 1 (0.99%) Sun