The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 31 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.35% 2.72% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 3.36% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year
- -3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+154.54% -19.51%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 298 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.61% 80.98% 80.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 161 57
Average daily rate £385 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planning across the Coventry region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Coventry region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Economics
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
5 1 (7.69%) P3O
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Project Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Economics
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) SAP