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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 133 127 151
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 26 68 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 1.24% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.54% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 58 48
Median daily rate £440 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
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
2925 4410 5021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.86% 80.47% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 3433 3703
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.74 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 21 (42.86%) Project Management
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Finance
4 11 (22.45%) MS Project
5 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
6 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
6 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.37%) Banking
6 9 (18.37%) Degree
7 8 (16.33%) MS Office
8 6 (12.24%) Migration
8 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.24%) Scrum
9 5 (10.20%) Java
9 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.20%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (8.16%) SDLC
10 4 (8.16%) JIRA
10 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (8.16%) SQL
10 4 (8.16%) HTML
10 4 (8.16%) Windows
10 4 (8.16%) ITIL
10 4 (8.16%) Change Management
10 4 (8.16%) Workflow
10 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
11 3 (6.12%) TDD
11 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.12%) Data Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Moodle
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Project
2 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
3 8 (16.33%) MS Office
4 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
1 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) Flink
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) EasyMock
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Law
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Publishing
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (8.16%) HR Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.12%) PMO Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (4.08%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Wintel Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.08%) J2EE
3 2 (4.08%) JSON
3 2 (4.08%) JSP
3 2 (4.08%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) Spring
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
4 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) Google Closure
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.04%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Market Risk
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
2 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.04%) Equities
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.04%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Project Management
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Scrum
4 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.20%) Contingency Planning
5 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) SDLC
6 4 (8.16%) Workflow
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.12%) Data Management
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.12%) Project Governance
7 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Java
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) C
4 2 (4.08%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) C++
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) Groovy
5 1 (2.04%) Korn
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.04%) APMP
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) P3O
2 1 (2.04%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Control-M
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Sybase
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) WorldPay
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