The table below looks at the statistics for Critical Path Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Critical Path Analysis
London / City of London
Rank 149 148 193
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +45
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.064% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.074% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £274 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.70% -21.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2505 2719 4290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.54% 86.65% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 2157 3349
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Critical Path Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Critical Path Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Critical Path Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the City of London region.

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Critical Path Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 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 City of London region with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Project
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

Critical Path Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Planner
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Planner
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP