The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex 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 25 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
South East / Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 4.76% 15.38% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 16.67% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -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 Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 20 24 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 95.24% 92.31% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 8
Median daily rate £450 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £388 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sussex 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 Sussex

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Sussex

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PMO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Support
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP