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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 147 157 141
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 52 70 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.97% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.27% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 61
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £640 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £21.71 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -39.06%
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
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 52 (41.27%) Finance
2 49 (38.89%) Project Management
3 34 (26.98%) PRINCE2
4 33 (26.19%) Banking
5 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 27 (21.43%) MS Project
6 27 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (18.25%) Risk Management
8 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (15.08%) Change Management
10 17 (13.49%) MS Excel
11 14 (11.11%) Change Control
12 12 (9.52%) Investment Banking
12 12 (9.52%) Degree
12 12 (9.52%) Resource Management
13 11 (8.73%) Migration
13 11 (8.73%) Cisco
14 10 (7.94%) Windows
14 10 (7.94%) Linux
14 10 (7.94%) Firewall
14 10 (7.94%) Programme Management
14 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
15 9 (7.14%) ITIL
15 9 (7.14%) MS Office
15 9 (7.14%) SQL
16 8 (6.35%) Oracle
16 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
16 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.59%) Apache
2 2 (1.59%) IIS
2 2 (1.59%) Confluence
2 2 (1.59%) Lync
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.79%) Drupal
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (21.43%) MS Project
2 17 (13.49%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.14%) MS Office
4 7 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Office 365
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) Firewall
2 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.17%) DNS
3 3 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.38%) Wireless
3 3 (2.38%) SAN
3 3 (2.38%) Internet
3 3 (2.38%) VPN
3 3 (2.38%) SSL
3 3 (2.38%) Broadband
3 3 (2.38%) LAN
4 2 (1.59%) DHCP
4 2 (1.59%) WLAN
4 2 (1.59%) DSL
4 2 (1.59%) BGP
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.59%) NAS
5 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.59%) MySQL
5 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.79%) OLTP
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) NUnit
1 2 (1.59%) Subversion
1 2 (1.59%) JIRA
1 2 (1.59%) NCover
1 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 52 (41.27%) Finance
2 33 (26.19%) Banking
3 12 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.76%) Legal
4 6 (4.76%) Retail
5 5 (3.97%) Publishing
6 4 (3.17%) Local Government
6 4 (3.17%) Marketing
7 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.59%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.59%) Front Office
9 1 (0.79%) Electronics
9 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (29.37%) Project Manager
2 15 (11.90%) Project Planner
3 12 (9.52%) Analyst
4 9 (7.14%) PMO Manager
5 8 (6.35%) Developer
6 5 (3.97%) Security Project Manager
6 5 (3.97%) Security Manager
6 5 (3.97%) Architect
6 5 (3.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.17%) Portfolio Manager
7 4 (3.17%) Change Manager
7 4 (3.17%) PMO Lead
8 3 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.38%) Senior PMO Manager
8 3 (2.38%) Security Engineer
8 3 (2.38%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (2.38%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (2.38%) Programme Manager
9 2 (1.59%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) .NET
2 3 (2.38%) Web Services
2 3 (2.38%) HTML
3 2 (1.59%) CSS
3 2 (1.59%) XML
3 2 (1.59%) Silverlight
3 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.79%) WinForms
4 1 (0.79%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.79%) Symfony
4 1 (0.79%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.79%) WCF
4 1 (0.79%) XSD
4 1 (0.79%) XSL
4 1 (0.79%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.97%) Clustering
4 4 (3.17%) Market Risk
4 4 (3.17%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.38%) PKI
5 3 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.59%) NHS
6 2 (1.59%) PMI
6 2 (1.59%) Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.79%) Informatics
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.79%) GIS
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Windows
1 10 (7.94%) Linux
2 5 (3.97%) UNIX
3 3 (2.38%) Solaris
4 2 (1.59%) pSOS
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) CentOS
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.89%) Project Management
2 34 (26.98%) PRINCE2
3 27 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (18.25%) Risk Management
5 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.08%) Change Management
7 14 (11.11%) Change Control
8 12 (9.52%) Resource Management
9 11 (8.73%) Migration
10 10 (7.94%) Programme Management
11 9 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (7.14%) ITIL
12 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.35%) PRINCE
13 7 (5.56%) Time Management
13 7 (5.56%) Information Security
14 6 (4.76%) Scrum
14 6 (4.76%) Matrix Management
14 6 (4.76%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.76%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.14%) SQL
2 6 (4.76%) VBA
3 4 (3.17%) C#
4 3 (2.38%) Java
5 2 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.59%) Perl
5 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.79%) Scala
6 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) PHP
6 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Degree
2 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) PMP
3 6 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.17%) MCSE
5 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.38%) CCNP
6 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.59%) CCSE
7 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.59%) MAPM
7 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) NCDA
8 1 (0.79%) NCIE
8 1 (0.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) MCITP
8 1 (0.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) UAG
3 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.73%) Cisco
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle
3 8 (6.35%) Juniper
4 5 (3.97%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.97%) SAP
5 3 (2.38%) F5
5 3 (2.38%) VMware
5 3 (2.38%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.38%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.59%) IBM
6 2 (1.59%) Sybase
6 2 (1.59%) Citrix
6 2 (1.59%) Teradata
6 2 (1.59%) Wyse
6 2 (1.59%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.79%) Aruba
7 1 (0.79%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.79%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) Temenos
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