The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 16 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 10.19% 3.31% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.11% 4.42% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £431 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +34.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 122 113 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 77.71% 74.83% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 76
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.20 £13.40
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 Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Leicester

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Leicester

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (26.67%) CRM
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.00%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Office 365
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (16.67%) Market Research
4 5 (16.67%) Marketing
4 5 (16.67%) Search Engine Marketing
4 5 (16.67%) SCCM
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Web Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Omniture
4 5 (16.67%) Coremetrics
4 5 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 5 (16.67%) Brio
4 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.67%) Cognos
4 5 (16.67%) C
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (6.67%) Documentum
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) WebTrends
2 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.33%) Primavera
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) Broadband
2 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) HSRP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) MPLS
2 1 (3.33%) OSPF
2 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Manager
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Web Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Manager
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Web Analytics Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Sitecore Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) CRM
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) Service Management
2 6 (20.00%) Web Development
3 5 (16.67%) A/B Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Analytics
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (16.67%) Data Strategy
3 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.67%) Market Research
3 5 (16.67%) Pay per click
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) Search Engine Marketing
3 5 (16.67%) SEO
3 5 (16.67%) Web Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) Line Management
4 4 (13.33%) Presales
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) C
3 3 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Brio
2 5 (16.67%) Cognos
2 5 (16.67%) Coremetrics
2 5 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (16.67%) Omniture
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Aruba
5 1 (3.33%) Avaya
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) Meraki
5 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds