The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 98 94 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 50 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.63% 1.14% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.59% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £271 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -39.06%
Project Planning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2364 1702 2165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.95% 71.88% 69.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1450 856 1123
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 126 217
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.10 £50.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Bedfordshire +1 20 £438 -2.77% 2
Hertfordshire -15 12 £400 - 2
Cambridgeshire +12 8 £270 -28.00% 5
Suffolk -4 6 £463 +39.09% 1
Essex -18 1 £175 -58.82% 2
Norfolk - - - -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 32 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (32.63%) Project Management
3 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 20 (21.05%) .NET
5 19 (20.00%) Finance
5 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.95%) SQL
7 17 (17.89%) MS Project
7 17 (17.89%) TDD
8 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
8 16 (16.84%) Windows
8 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (15.79%) Change Management
9 15 (15.79%) Risk Management
9 15 (15.79%) CRM
9 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.74%) C#
11 13 (13.68%) XML
11 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
11 13 (13.68%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (12.63%) SC Cleared
12 12 (12.63%) OO
12 12 (12.63%) Java
12 12 (12.63%) IBM
13 11 (11.58%) Change Control
13 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
14 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
14 10 (10.53%) Programme Management
14 10 (10.53%) Migration

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.26%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.11%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.05%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) CMS
5 1 (1.05%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.89%) MS Project
3 9 (9.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.37%) MS Office
5 6 (6.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Workday HCM
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.05%) BASE24
3 1 (1.05%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.05%) NAS
2 1 (1.05%) DHCP
2 1 (1.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.32%) MySQL
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.11%) QlikView
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.05%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.05%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.05%) MS Access
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Subversion
1 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Retail
2 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Marketing
3 4 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.16%) Back Office
4 3 (3.16%) Automotive
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (32.63%) Project Manager
2 30 (31.58%) Developer
3 11 (11.58%) CRM Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) C++ Developer
6 6 (6.32%) PHP Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Backup Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Consultant
7 5 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Programme Planner
8 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (3.16%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Project Planner
10 2 (2.11%) Coordinator
10 2 (2.11%) Architect
10 2 (2.11%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) .NET
2 13 (13.68%) XML
3 7 (7.37%) Web Services
3 7 (7.37%) WCF
4 6 (6.32%) Android SDK
4 6 (6.32%) Silverlight
4 6 (6.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (6.32%) Qt
4 6 (6.32%) Reactive Extensions
4 6 (6.32%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 6 (6.32%) SOAP
5 3 (3.16%) Middleware
6 2 (2.11%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.05%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.05%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.05%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) PMI
3 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.32%) IBM XIV
5 3 (3.16%) EPoS
6 2 (2.11%) NHS
6 2 (2.11%) Statistics
7 1 (1.05%) Life Science
7 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Windows
2 7 (7.37%) Linux
3 6 (6.32%) HPUX
3 6 (6.32%) Android
4 2 (2.11%) UNIX
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) Project Management
2 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.89%) TDD
4 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
5 15 (15.79%) CRM
5 15 (15.79%) Change Management
5 15 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 12 (12.63%) OO
7 11 (11.58%) Change Control
8 10 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 10 (10.53%) Migration
9 9 (9.47%) Resource Management
9 9 (9.47%) Data Migration
10 8 (8.42%) Workflow
10 8 (8.42%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.37%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.32%) OOD
12 6 (6.32%) UML
12 6 (6.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.95%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) C#
3 12 (12.63%) Java
4 6 (6.32%) PHP
4 6 (6.32%) C++
4 6 (6.32%) Python
5 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.11%) C
6 1 (1.05%) VBA
6 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.42%) MCITP
3 8 (8.42%) Degree
3 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.42%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.21%) APMP
5 1 (1.05%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) PMP
5 1 (1.05%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) NetBackup
1 6 (6.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) IBM
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle
4 6 (6.32%) Primavera
4 6 (6.32%) Brocade
5 4 (4.21%) Planview
5 4 (4.21%) HP
6 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.11%) SAP
6 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.05%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.05%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco
7 1 (1.05%) Juniper
7 1 (1.05%) Veritas
7 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
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