The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 29 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 East Midlands 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 65 80 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 30 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.08% 0.69% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 0.96% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £170 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £740 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1000 1043 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.49% 71.98% 66.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 537 463
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +2 8 £550 -37.14% 3
Nottinghamshire - 8 £344 - 3
Derbyshire +5 7 £475 - 1
Leicestershire -4 2 - - 2
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 29 (50.88%) Project Management
2 23 (40.35%) Finance
3 17 (29.82%) Change Management
3 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 11 (19.30%) MS Visio
5 11 (19.30%) Oracle
5 11 (19.30%) MS Office
5 11 (19.30%) Migration
6 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.79%) MS Project
7 9 (15.79%) ITIL
7 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 9 (15.79%) Banking
7 9 (15.79%) Retail
8 8 (14.04%) Time Management
8 8 (14.04%) Data Migration
9 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (12.28%) Programme Management
9 7 (12.28%) PRINCE
9 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (10.53%) ERP
11 5 (8.77%) SAP
11 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.02%) Change Control
12 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
12 4 (7.02%) Degree
13 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (5.26%) Local Government

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
1 11 (19.30%) MS Visio
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.79%) MS Project
3 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) DB2
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Maven
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Local Government
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.54%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Change Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Project Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.26%) ERP Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Change Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Administrator
8 1 (1.75%) Coordinator
8 1 (1.75%) Change Project Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Agile Coach
8 1 (1.75%) Programme Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Programme Support Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Business Design Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) J2EE
2 1 (1.75%) SOAP
2 1 (1.75%) Struts
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) XML
2 1 (1.75%) Spring
2 1 (1.75%) WCF
2 1 (1.75%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.75%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (1.75%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) PMI
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Project Management
2 17 (29.82%) Change Management
2 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (19.30%) Migration
4 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
5 9 (15.79%) ITIL
6 8 (14.04%) Time Management
6 8 (14.04%) Data Migration
7 7 (12.28%) Programme Management
7 7 (12.28%) PRINCE
8 6 (10.53%) ERP
9 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.02%) Change Control
11 3 (5.26%) Test Strategy
11 3 (5.26%) Software Deployment
11 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.26%) Scrum
12 2 (3.51%) Supply Chain Management
12 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
1 2 (3.51%) VB
2 1 (1.75%) VBA
2 1 (1.75%) PL/1
2 1 (1.75%) VBScript
2 1 (1.75%) C#
2 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCITP
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Primavera
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