The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 22 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.79% 5.05% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 5.95% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £450 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.85 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+64.11% -40.93%
Project Planning
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 84 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.83% 84.85% 84.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 106
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Perl Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP