The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 of England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 102 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 45 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.48% 0.84% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.20% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £319 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -16.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £209 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +77.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2242 1664 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.63% 70.06% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 870 1021
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 123 229
Average hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Project Planning
England

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 31 July 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 31 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
Suffolk - 16 £300 - 2
Bedfordshire -13 11 £450 - 3
Cambridgeshire +1 8 £215 -20.37% 3
Hertfordshire -2 4 £375 -6.25% 2
Essex -8 2 £350 -22.22% 2
Norfolk - - - -
Project Planning
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.28%) Project Management
2 28 (28.28%) Finance
3 23 (23.23%) MS Project
4 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
4 20 (20.20%) TDD
5 18 (18.18%) CRM
5 18 (18.18%) .NET
6 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2
7 15 (15.15%) OO
7 15 (15.15%) Change Management
8 14 (14.14%) SQL
8 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (13.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (13.13%) C#
10 12 (12.12%) Migration
10 12 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 11 (11.11%) Windows
11 11 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
11 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (10.10%) Data Migration
12 10 (10.10%) Data Management
12 10 (10.10%) Java
12 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
13 9 (9.09%) Scrum
13 9 (9.09%) XML
13 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
14 8 (8.08%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.03%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (2.02%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.01%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 23 (23.23%) MS Project
2 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
3 11 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.07%) MS Office
5 6 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.02%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.02%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.01%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.01%) BASE24
3 1 (1.01%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) SAN
1 3 (3.03%) NAS
2 2 (2.02%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) IPv4
2 2 (2.02%) IPv6
3 1 (1.01%) 3G
3 1 (1.01%) LAN
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) DHCP
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) 2G
3 1 (1.01%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (7.07%) MySQL
3 2 (2.02%) QlikView
3 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.02%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.01%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Subversion
2 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (28.28%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Retail
3 4 (4.04%) Automotive
3 4 (4.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Local Government
6 1 (1.01%) International Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Developer
2 26 (26.26%) Project Manager
3 13 (13.13%) Analyst
4 11 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 7 (7.07%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) C++ Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Project Officer
9 4 (4.04%) Forecast Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Project Planner
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
10 3 (3.03%) Coordinator
10 3 (3.03%) Incident Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Major Incident Manager
11 2 (2.02%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.18%) .NET
2 9 (9.09%) XML
3 8 (8.08%) SOAP
3 8 (8.08%) Web Services
4 7 (7.07%) WCF
4 7 (7.07%) Android SDK
5 6 (6.06%) Silverlight
5 6 (6.06%) Qt
5 6 (6.06%) Reactive Extensions
5 6 (6.06%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 3 (3.03%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (2.02%) REST
7 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.02%) Middleware
7 2 (2.02%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.01%) Qt Quick
8 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.01%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.01%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.05%) PMI
3 3 (3.03%) NHS
4 2 (2.02%) Statistics
4 2 (2.02%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.02%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Life Science
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Project Management
2 20 (20.20%) TDD
3 18 (18.18%) CRM
4 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2
5 15 (15.15%) OO
5 15 (15.15%) Change Management
6 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.12%) Migration
7 12 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 10 (10.10%) Data Management
9 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.10%) Data Migration
10 9 (9.09%) Scrum
11 8 (8.08%) Resource Management
12 7 (7.07%) Change Control
12 7 (7.07%) Workflow
12 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
13 6 (6.06%) OOD
13 6 (6.06%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.14%) SQL
2 13 (13.13%) C#
3 10 (10.10%) Java
4 7 (7.07%) PHP
5 6 (6.06%) C++
5 6 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (2.02%) C
7 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (8.08%) MCITP
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.05%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.03%) APMP
6 1 (1.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) PMP
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) Planview
3 5 (5.05%) SAP
4 3 (3.03%) IBM
4 3 (3.03%) Primavera
4 3 (3.03%) VMware
5 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle
5 2 (2.02%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) Juniper
6 1 (1.01%) Veritas
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.01%) Sage
6 1 (1.01%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco
East Anglia
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Suffolk
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £450 - 475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago