The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 127 136 160
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 67 83 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 1.18% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.55% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 44
Average daily rate
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£450 £455 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.44% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £21.71 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.22 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.61% +0.86%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4300 5344 5715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.54% 75.69% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3195 4002 4241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 101 80
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.97 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.40 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.23 £59.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Project Planning
London

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 53 (39.55%) Project Management
2 52 (38.81%) Finance
3 48 (35.82%) PRINCE2
4 34 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (24.63%) MS Project
6 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
7 25 (18.66%) Change Management
7 25 (18.66%) Banking
8 24 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
10 18 (13.43%) Risk Management
11 16 (11.94%) Resource Management
12 15 (11.19%) QA
12 15 (11.19%) Migration
13 14 (10.45%) Programme Management
14 13 (9.70%) Degree
14 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
15 11 (8.21%) PRINCE
15 11 (8.21%) SQL
15 11 (8.21%) Security Cleared
16 10 (7.46%) Change Control
16 10 (7.46%) Scrum
16 10 (7.46%) ITIL
16 10 (7.46%) Windows
16 10 (7.46%) SharePoint
17 9 (6.72%) PMP
17 9 (6.72%) PMI Certification
17 9 (6.72%) Marketing
18 8 (5.97%) Investment Banking
18 8 (5.97%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 10 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) Lync
3 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.49%) Confluence
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.49%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.75%) Drupal
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 33 (24.63%) MS Project
2 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.48%) MS Office
4 5 (3.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.75%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) DNS
1 3 (2.24%) SAN
1 3 (2.24%) Firewall
2 2 (1.49%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.49%) SMTP
3 1 (0.75%) DHCP
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.75%) 3G
3 1 (0.75%) MPLS
3 1 (0.75%) LAN
3 1 (0.75%) VoIP
3 1 (0.75%) WAN
3 1 (0.75%) Wireless
3 1 (0.75%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) NUnit
1 2 (1.49%) Subversion
1 2 (1.49%) JIRA
1 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.49%) NCover
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 52 (38.81%) Finance
2 25 (18.66%) Banking
3 9 (6.72%) Marketing
4 8 (5.97%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.73%) Local Government
6 4 (2.99%) Retail
6 4 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.99%) Legal
7 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.75%) Front Office
9 1 (0.75%) Electronics
9 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (33.58%) Project Manager
2 21 (15.67%) Analyst
3 16 (11.94%) Project Planner
4 11 (8.21%) PMO Manager
5 10 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.22%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (3.73%) PMO Lead
7 5 (3.73%) Developer
7 5 (3.73%) Business Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Portfolio Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Senior Manager
8 4 (2.99%) Project Analyst
8 4 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.24%) Programme Planner
9 3 (2.24%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.24%) Service Analyst
9 3 (2.24%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.24%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.49%) Web Services
1 2 (1.49%) XML
1 2 (1.49%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.49%) HTML
1 2 (1.49%) .NET
1 2 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (0.75%) STL
2 1 (0.75%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.75%) WCF
2 1 (0.75%) Silverlight
2 1 (0.75%) Symfony
2 1 (0.75%) Zend Framework
2 1 (0.75%) jQuery
2 1 (0.75%) HTML5
2 1 (0.75%) CSS3
2 1 (0.75%) XSL
2 1 (0.75%) Middleware
2 1 (0.75%) LAMP
2 1 (0.75%) WinForms
2 1 (0.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.48%) Derivative
3 4 (2.99%) Equities
3 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.99%) Credit Risk
3 4 (2.99%) Market Risk
3 4 (2.99%) Reference Data
3 4 (2.99%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.24%) Clustering
4 3 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.49%) NHS
5 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.49%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.49%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.75%) FMCG
6 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.75%) Informatics
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) PMI
6 1 (0.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.46%) Windows
2 6 (4.48%) Linux
3 3 (2.24%) UNIX
4 2 (1.49%) pSOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (39.55%) Project Management
2 48 (35.82%) PRINCE2
3 34 (25.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (18.66%) Change Management
5 24 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.43%) Risk Management
7 16 (11.94%) Resource Management
8 15 (11.19%) Migration
9 14 (10.45%) Programme Management
10 11 (8.21%) PRINCE
11 10 (7.46%) Scrum
11 10 (7.46%) ITIL
11 10 (7.46%) Change Control
12 7 (5.22%) Dependency Management
13 6 (4.48%) Business Transformation
13 6 (4.48%) Investment Management
13 6 (4.48%) Time Management
13 6 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (3.73%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.73%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.21%) SQL
2 7 (5.22%) VBA
3 3 (2.24%) C
4 2 (1.49%) C#
4 2 (1.49%) Java
4 2 (1.49%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.49%) PHP
5 1 (0.75%) Perl
5 1 (0.75%) C++
5 1 (0.75%) Python
5 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) Degree
2 11 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.72%) PMP
3 9 (6.72%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.49%) MAPM
6 2 (1.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.75%) CCIE
7 1 (0.75%) CCNP
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.49%) UAG
4 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.75%) Control-M
3 1 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.97%) Oracle
3 5 (3.73%) SAP
4 4 (2.99%) VMware
5 3 (2.24%) Cisco
5 3 (2.24%) Citrix
6 2 (1.49%) IBM
6 2 (1.49%) Sybase
6 2 (1.49%) Symantec
6 2 (1.49%) Teradata
6 2 (1.49%) Northgate
6 2 (1.49%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.75%) Aruba
7 1 (0.75%) Zend
7 1 (0.75%) Wyse
7 1 (0.75%) Temenos
7 1 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) Juniper
7 1 (0.75%) Cerner
7 1 (0.75%) Nokia
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