The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 21 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.92% 4.14% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.95% 5.95% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 4
Median daily rate £419 £416 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.78% +7.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -21.42%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 211 185 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.62% 69.55% 67.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 120 124
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% +11.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.40 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Leicestershire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Leicestershire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Leicestershire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +9 16 £413 -4.29% 6
Hinckley - 1 - -
Project Management
East Midlands

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

1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) CRM
3 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Office 365
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.00%) Web Development
5 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (15.00%) Service Management
6 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (12.50%) WebTrends
6 5 (12.50%) Cognos
6 5 (12.50%) C
6 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.50%) Pay per click
6 5 (12.50%) Marketing
6 5 (12.50%) Web Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Omniture
6 5 (12.50%) Coremetrics
6 5 (12.50%) SEO
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Brio

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (7.50%) Documentum
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) WebTrends
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.50%) Primavera
4 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) G Suite
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) VoIP
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.50%) Broadband
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.50%) HSRP
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) OSPF
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.00%) Power BI
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium
1 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Project Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) SAP Manager
4 3 (7.50%) SAP Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) CRM Manager
5 2 (5.00%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Power BI Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Web Analytics Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (2.50%) SEO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) MDX
2 1 (2.50%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) SOAP
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (20.00%) CRM
3 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
3 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.00%) Service Management
4 6 (15.00%) Web Development
5 5 (12.50%) A/B Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (12.50%) Data Strategy
5 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.50%) Market Research
5 5 (12.50%) Pay per click
5 5 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
5 5 (12.50%) SEO
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) Web Analytics
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Line Management
6 4 (10.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Brio
2 5 (12.50%) Cognos
2 5 (12.50%) Coremetrics
2 5 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (12.50%) Omniture
3 4 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Aruba
5 2 (5.00%) Avaya
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Meraki
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
Leicester
Computer Futures
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