The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 32 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.71% 2.66% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 3.04% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Median daily rate £513 £450 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £415 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £510 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £394 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £32.67
% change year-on-year
-34.66% +14.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 263 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.77% 87.38% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 189 238
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.22 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.04% +158.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planning across the Bedfordshire region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Bedfordshire region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Bedford - 1 £425 -
Project Planning
East of England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) API Design
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) API Design
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft