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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 155 155 137
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 41 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.90% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.16% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 39
Average daily rate
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£488 £433 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.71% +2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £295 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £565 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.60 £35.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-38.29% -24.32%
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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
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 39 (39.39%) Finance
2 37 (37.37%) Project Management
3 28 (28.28%) Banking
4 24 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (24.24%) PRINCE2
5 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.16%) MS Project
6 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
7 14 (14.14%) Investment Banking
8 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
8 12 (12.12%) Firewall
9 11 (11.11%) Cisco
10 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
10 10 (10.10%) MS Office
10 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
10 10 (10.10%) Change Control
11 9 (9.09%) Cyber Security
11 9 (9.09%) Information Security
11 9 (9.09%) Juniper
11 9 (9.09%) Publishing
11 9 (9.09%) Scrum
12 8 (8.08%) Waterfall
12 8 (8.08%) Matrix Management
12 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (7.07%) Migration
13 7 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (7.07%) CheckPoint
14 6 (6.06%) Workflow
14 6 (6.06%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) Lync
2 1 (1.01%) Confluence
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
2 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.01%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) MS Project
2 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.10%) MS Office
3 7 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.01%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) Firewall
2 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.05%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (5.05%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (5.05%) VPN
3 5 (5.05%) SSL
3 5 (5.05%) Internet
4 3 (3.03%) DNS
4 3 (3.03%) Broadband
4 3 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.02%) BGP
5 2 (2.02%) DSL
5 2 (2.02%) Wireless
5 2 (2.02%) LAN
5 2 (2.02%) WLAN
5 2 (2.02%) DHCP
6 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.01%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) OLTP
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.01%) MySQL
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Maven
2 1 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (39.39%) Finance
2 28 (28.28%) Banking
3 14 (14.14%) Investment Banking
4 9 (9.09%) Publishing
5 6 (6.06%) Legal
6 5 (5.05%) Retail
7 4 (4.04%) Spanish Language
8 3 (3.03%) Retail Banking
8 3 (3.03%) Advertising
8 3 (3.03%) Front Office
9 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.01%) Marketing
10 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (34.34%) Project Manager
2 10 (10.10%) Analyst
3 6 (6.06%) Developer
3 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
3 6 (6.06%) Security Manager
3 6 (6.06%) Security Project Manager
4 5 (5.05%) Project Officer
4 5 (5.05%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Security Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Change Manager
4 5 (5.05%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (5.05%) Architect
5 4 (4.04%) Coordinator
5 4 (4.04%) Release Manager
6 3 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (3.03%) VBA Developer
6 3 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) .NET
2 3 (3.03%) Web Services
3 2 (2.02%) XML
3 2 (2.02%) HTML
4 1 (1.01%) JPA
4 1 (1.01%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.01%) Spring
4 1 (1.01%) JTA
4 1 (1.01%) JMS
4 1 (1.01%) XSD
4 1 (1.01%) XSL
4 1 (1.01%) CSS
4 1 (1.01%) SOAP
4 1 (1.01%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) PKI
3 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.03%) PMI
4 3 (3.03%) Clustering
4 3 (3.03%) NHS
5 2 (2.02%) Kindle
5 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.01%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.01%) Open Source
6 1 (1.01%) Derivative
6 1 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (1.01%) New Media
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) Linux
2 4 (4.04%) UNIX
3 3 (3.03%) Windows
3 3 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (1.01%) CentOS
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.37%) Project Management
2 24 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (24.24%) PRINCE2
3 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
5 10 (10.10%) Change Control
6 9 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 9 (9.09%) Information Security
6 9 (9.09%) Scrum
7 8 (8.08%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.08%) Matrix Management
7 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.07%) Migration
9 6 (6.06%) Workflow
9 6 (6.06%) ITIL
10 5 (5.05%) Programme Management
10 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.05%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.05%) Change Management
10 5 (5.05%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.05%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) VBA
2 3 (3.03%) C#
3 2 (2.02%) Java
3 2 (2.02%) Perl
3 2 (2.02%) Python
4 1 (1.01%) Scala
4 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) CCNP
2 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.04%) CCSE
3 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) Degree
3 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.02%) PMP
4 2 (2.02%) ISEB
5 1 (1.01%) APMP
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.01%) MCP
5 1 (1.01%) MCSE
5 1 (1.01%) MCSA
5 1 (1.01%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.03%) QA
3 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.11%) Cisco
3 9 (9.09%) Juniper
4 7 (7.07%) CheckPoint
5 5 (5.05%) Sourcefire
5 5 (5.05%) Blue Coat
5 5 (5.05%) F5
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle
7 2 (2.02%) VMware
8 1 (1.01%) Planview
8 1 (1.01%) thinkFolio
8 1 (1.01%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.01%) HP
8 1 (1.01%) SAP
8 1 (1.01%) Niku
8 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.01%) BMC
8 1 (1.01%) NetApp
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