The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 55 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 16 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.94% 0.66% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 0.85% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Median daily rate £250 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £34.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +22.12%
Project Planning
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
677 586 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.26% 76.80% 74.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 397 316
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.50 £7.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) QA
2 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (45.83%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (45.83%) User Experience
3 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 11 (45.83%) Use Case
3 11 (45.83%) Web Development
3 11 (45.83%) User Stories
3 11 (45.83%) UML
4 6 (25.00%) Finance
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) LIMS
6 3 (12.50%) ABAP
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) EDI
6 3 (12.50%) Demand Management
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Retail
6 3 (12.50%) LSMW
6 3 (12.50%) Billing
6 3 (12.50%) Logistics
6 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Billing
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Publishing
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (8.33%) Law
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
1 11 (45.83%) Business Analyst
1 11 (45.83%) Digital Analyst
1 11 (45.83%) Digital Business Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) SAP PM Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (45.83%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) LIMS
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 11 (45.83%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (45.83%) UML
3 11 (45.83%) Use Case
3 11 (45.83%) User Stories
3 11 (45.83%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Conflict Management
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Demand Management
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Logistics
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) APMP
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) VMware