The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 21 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 39 63 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.86% 8.46% 9.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.05% 9.53% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 47
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £339 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £599 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £51.50 -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 431 661 465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.90% 88.72% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 411 305
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £28.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £51.90 £50.00
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Sussex

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in West Sussex

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in West Sussex

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in West Sussex

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex 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
Gatwick 0 12 £250 -45.94%
Crawley -5 8 £413 -4.62%
Worthing +5 7 £433 -18.77%
East Grinstead - 7 £438 -
Horsham -1 1 £375 +57.89%
Project Management
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (19.32%) ITIL
5 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (18.18%) Scrum
6 15 (17.05%) Service Delivery
6 15 (17.05%) Change Management
7 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Project
7 14 (15.91%) SAP
8 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
8 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
8 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (13.64%) SQL
9 12 (13.64%) Finance
10 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.50%) Project Governance
10 11 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
10 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 11 (12.50%) PMO
11 10 (11.36%) Line Management
11 10 (11.36%) User Stories
11 10 (11.36%) Windows
12 9 (10.23%) Coaching
12 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
13 8 (9.09%) Oracle
13 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (9.09%) PMI Certification
13 8 (9.09%) Migration

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 7 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (4.55%) Open Workbench
5 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Primavera
1 1 (1.14%) SAP PSCD
1 1 (1.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.27%) Boomi
1 2 (2.27%) IaaS
1 2 (2.27%) iPaaS
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
1 2 (2.27%) PaaS
1 2 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) NAS
1 6 (6.82%) SAN
2 4 (4.55%) Firewall
3 3 (3.41%) Internet
3 3 (3.41%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) CTI
5 1 (1.14%) MPLS
5 1 (1.14%) VoIP
5 1 (1.14%) VPN
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.82%) DB2
4 6 (6.82%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.41%) Redis
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.27%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
1 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (3.41%) ReSharper
1 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
1 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Back Office
2 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
2 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Front Office
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (48.86%) Project Manager
2 10 (11.36%) IT Manager
3 8 (9.09%) Architect
3 8 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (7.95%) Analyst
4 7 (7.95%) Scrum Master
5 6 (6.82%) Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) DBA
5 6 (6.82%) Senior DBA
5 6 (6.82%) Senior SQL DBA
5 6 (6.82%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 6 (6.82%) SQL DBA
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (5.68%) Agile Scrum Master
6 5 (5.68%) SAP Manager
6 5 (5.68%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
1 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (3.41%) REST
1 3 (3.41%) SOAP
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.82%) Clustering
2 6 (6.82%) PMI
2 6 (6.82%) Replication
3 5 (5.68%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) BYOD
7 1 (1.14%) iSeries
7 1 (1.14%) IVR
7 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Unix
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 17 (19.32%) ITIL
4 16 (18.18%) Scrum
5 15 (17.05%) Change Management
5 15 (17.05%) Service Delivery
6 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 11 (12.50%) Project Governance
7 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.36%) Line Management
8 10 (11.36%) User Stories
9 9 (10.23%) Coaching
10 8 (9.09%) Migration
10 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (7.95%) Change Control
11 7 (7.95%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (6.82%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (6.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) VB
3 3 (3.41%) C#
3 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.27%) C
5 1 (1.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Degree
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) MCDBA
3 6 (6.82%) PMP
3 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) APMP
5 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.27%) IIBA
6 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) PMO
2 6 (6.82%) QA
3 4 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.55%) GDPR
4 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.27%) PMBOK
4 2 (2.27%) SLA
5 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) XenApp
3 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) SAP
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
5 3 (3.41%) New Relic
6 2 (2.27%) Ariba
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (2.27%) Citrix
6 2 (2.27%) Concur
6 2 (2.27%) Dell
6 2 (2.27%) Tableau
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (1.14%) Avaya
7 1 (1.14%) Cognos
7 1 (1.14%) NetApp
7 1 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.14%) Verint