The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 130 141 156
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 23 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.91% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.13% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 26
Average daily rate £395 £525 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.76% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.60 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+73.63% -44.17%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Project Planning
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 Project Planning across the City of London region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (48.21%) Project Management
2 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.93%) PRINCE2
4 18 (32.14%) MS Project
5 11 (19.64%) Banking
5 11 (19.64%) Migration
6 9 (16.07%) Programme Management
6 9 (16.07%) MS Visio
6 9 (16.07%) Windows
7 8 (14.29%) MS Office
7 8 (14.29%) Degree
7 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.29%) SDLC
8 7 (12.50%) Law
8 7 (12.50%) Legal
8 7 (12.50%) Scrum
8 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.71%) Oracle
9 6 (10.71%) SQL
9 6 (10.71%) Linux
9 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
10 5 (8.93%) SAP
11 4 (7.14%) HTML
11 4 (7.14%) Java
11 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (5.36%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Project
2 9 (16.07%) MS Visio
3 8 (14.29%) MS Office
4 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
1 3 (5.36%) Subversion
2 2 (3.57%) EasyMock
2 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) JUnit
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Law
3 7 (12.50%) Legal
4 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.36%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
3 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Angular Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) Deployment Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Deployment Project Manager
4 3 (5.36%) HR Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Senior Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.57%) IT Manager
5 2 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (3.57%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.36%) CSS
2 3 (5.36%) JSON
2 3 (5.36%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) DOM
3 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.57%) J2EE
3 2 (3.57%) JAXB
3 2 (3.57%) REST
3 2 (3.57%) SAX
3 2 (3.57%) SOAP
3 2 (3.57%) Spring
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) XSD
3 2 (3.57%) XSLT
4 1 (1.79%) Ajax
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Market Risk
2 3 (5.36%) User Experience
2 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Life Science
4 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.79%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.79%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.36%) AIX
4 3 (5.36%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Project Management
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.93%) PRINCE2
4 11 (19.64%) Migration
5 9 (16.07%) Programme Management
6 8 (14.29%) SDLC
6 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.36%) ITIL
10 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.36%) Service Management
10 3 (5.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.36%) PHP
3 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) C
4 2 (3.57%) C++
4 2 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Korn
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
3 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ACCA
4 1 (1.79%) APMP
4 1 (1.79%) CIMA
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Basel III
2 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Control-M
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) WorldPay
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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