Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 18 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 > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 19 24
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 34 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 10.46% 6.79% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.98% 8.14% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 13
Suffolk median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% -
10th Percentile £363 £282 £300
90th Percentile £588 £553 £489
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £13.50
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 262 393 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 80.62% 83.44% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 239 255
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +5.59% -1.23%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £263
90th Percentile £573 £550 £535
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -
10th Percentile £11.27 £13.65 £11.10
90th Percentile £36.63 £45.60 £16.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Suffolk

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Suffolk

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Suffolk over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Suffolk

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Suffolk

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 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
Ipswich +4 32 £500 +25.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £375 -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Huawei
4 6 (17.65%) QMS
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Validation
4 6 (17.65%) Quality Management
4 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
4 6 (17.65%) PhD
4 6 (17.65%) Optoelectronics
5 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.71%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) SAN
6 4 (11.76%) NAS
6 4 (11.76%) Change Control
6 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
7 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
7 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
7 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) NAS
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) French Language
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) IT Manager
2 7 (20.59%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Implementation Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Project Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Change Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) PMO Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Change Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) REST
1 1 (2.94%) WCF
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Optoelectronics
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.94%) PMI
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) QMS
3 6 (17.65%) Quality Management
3 6 (17.65%) Validation
4 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.76%) Change Control
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) PhD
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSD
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) PMBOK
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Huawei
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Planview
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) IBM