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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 154 138 143
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 58 64 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 1.09% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.40% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 53
Average daily rate
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£386 £480 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £274 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £630 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £21.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £18.00 £22.09
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -18.51%
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
4649 4570 5553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.36% 77.68% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3696 3389 4146
Average daily rate £473 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 99
Average hourly rate £21.30 £22.69 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% -42.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015, 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 64 (51.61%) Project Management
2 55 (44.35%) Finance
3 36 (29.03%) MS Project
4 32 (25.81%) PRINCE2
5 31 (25.00%) Banking
6 28 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
8 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
10 20 (16.13%) Change Control
11 16 (12.90%) .NET
12 15 (12.10%) HTML
12 15 (12.10%) SQL Server
13 14 (11.29%) SQL
13 14 (11.29%) MS Office
14 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
14 13 (10.48%) ITIL
14 13 (10.48%) Programme Management
14 13 (10.48%) MS PowerPoint
15 12 (9.68%) Investment Banking
15 12 (9.68%) Degree
15 12 (9.68%) SDLC
16 11 (8.87%) Resource Management
16 11 (8.87%) Windows
16 11 (8.87%) XML
16 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
16 11 (8.87%) Linux
17 10 (8.06%) PMI Certification
17 10 (8.06%) Scrum
17 10 (8.06%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.84%) MQSeries
2 6 (4.84%) Lync
3 2 (1.61%) Confluence
3 2 (1.61%) JBoss
3 2 (1.61%) Apache
3 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.61%) SAS
3 2 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (29.03%) MS Project
2 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
3 14 (11.29%) MS Office
4 13 (10.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (7.26%) MS Visio
6 5 (4.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Office 365
1 6 (4.84%) Yammer
2 3 (2.42%) PaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) LDAP
1 3 (2.42%) Firewall
1 3 (2.42%) Intranet
1 3 (2.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.61%) SAN
2 2 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.61%) LAN
2 2 (1.61%) WAN
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) VPN
3 1 (0.81%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) PBX
3 1 (0.81%) VoIP
3 1 (0.81%) Broadband
3 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.81%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.42%) MySQL
4 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.81%) MS Access
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) JIRA
2 4 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.42%) MSBuild
3 3 (2.42%) Subversion
4 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (44.35%) Finance
2 31 (25.00%) Banking
3 12 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
5 5 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.42%) Front Office
6 3 (2.42%) Legal
6 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.61%) Advertising
7 2 (1.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Automotive
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.81%) Local Government
8 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Project Manager
2 15 (12.10%) Analyst
3 10 (8.06%) Developer
4 8 (6.45%) Consultant
4 8 (6.45%) Project Officer
5 7 (5.65%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.65%) Project Support Officer
6 6 (4.84%) Architect
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Support Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) CRM Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 5 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Data Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.03%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) IT Support
7 5 (4.03%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) .NET
2 15 (12.10%) HTML
3 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.87%) XML
5 8 (6.45%) SOAP
6 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.84%) Entity Framework
6 6 (4.84%) XSL
6 6 (4.84%) Middleware
6 6 (4.84%) Ajax
6 6 (4.84%) NHibernate
6 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.03%) Servlets
7 5 (4.03%) REST
7 5 (4.03%) HTML5
7 5 (4.03%) WCF
8 4 (3.23%) JSP
9 3 (2.42%) CSS
9 3 (2.42%) OAuth
9 3 (2.42%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.03%) PMI
2 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.42%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.61%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.61%) User Experience
5 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.61%) Derivative
6 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.81%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.81%) Equities
6 1 (0.81%) IVR
6 1 (0.81%) Economics
6 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) Windows
1 11 (8.87%) Linux
2 8 (6.45%) UNIX
3 7 (5.65%) AIX
4 5 (4.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (51.61%) Project Management
2 32 (25.81%) PRINCE2
3 28 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (16.13%) Change Control
6 13 (10.48%) ITIL
6 13 (10.48%) Programme Management
7 12 (9.68%) SDLC
8 11 (8.87%) Resource Management
9 10 (8.06%) Scrum
10 9 (7.26%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.45%) MVC
11 8 (6.45%) CRM
11 8 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (5.65%) SOA
12 7 (5.65%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.65%) Change Management
12 7 (5.65%) Migration
13 6 (4.84%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (4.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.29%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) C#
2 9 (7.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.45%) Java
4 4 (3.23%) C
4 4 (3.23%) VB
5 3 (2.42%) Perl
5 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.42%) BeanShell
6 2 (1.61%) Korn
6 2 (1.61%) VBA
6 2 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) C++
7 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) Degree
2 10 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.06%) PMI Certification
3 8 (6.45%) PMP
3 8 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.03%) MCSE
5 4 (3.23%) ISEB
5 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.42%) APMP
7 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCSE
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCNP
8 1 (0.81%) PgMP
8 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) FATCA
3 1 (0.81%) P3O
3 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) NFS
1 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (0.81%) ProxySG
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle
3 7 (5.65%) Cisco
3 7 (5.65%) IBM
3 7 (5.65%) CheckPoint
4 6 (4.84%) Sybase
4 6 (4.84%) Citrix
5 5 (4.03%) HP
5 5 (4.03%) Wyse
6 3 (2.42%) Sun
6 3 (2.42%) Juniper
6 3 (2.42%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.81%) Peregrine
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) Avaya
7 1 (0.81%) Murex
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) Cognos
7 1 (0.81%) Kofax
7 1 (0.81%) VMware
City, London
Hudson IT
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + Depending On Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: MARKET RATES
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago