The table below looks at the statistics for Budget Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Budget Control
Rank 530 476 476
Rank change year-on-year
-54 0
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 49 76 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 52 51
Average daily rate
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£413 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £306 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £588 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -12.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.98 £42.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.52% +142.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-36.52% +142.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37309 35800 38541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.52% 73.75% 71.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23546 22412 22771
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 970 1387
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Budget Control Jobs Demand Trend in England

Budget Control
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Budget Control across the England region.

Budget Control Daily Rate Trend in England

Budget Control
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Budget Control across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Budget Control Daily Rate Histogram in England

Budget Control
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control across the England region.

Budget Control Hourly Rate Trend in England

Budget Control
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
South East -15 18 £413 +26.92% 3
London -3 16 £475 +15.15% 3
East of England -17 7 £450 +5.88%
North West -7 2 £388 +29.16% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
South West - - - -
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Budget Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Budget Control 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 Budget Control.

1 58 (48.74%) Project Management
1 58 (48.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (42.86%) Finance
3 49 (41.18%) PRINCE2
4 21 (17.65%) Project Planning
5 19 (15.97%) Windows
6 16 (13.45%) Telecoms
6 16 (13.45%) Migration
7 14 (11.76%) Change Management
7 14 (11.76%) SAP
7 14 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (10.08%) ITIL
8 12 (10.08%) VMware
9 11 (9.24%) Citrix
10 10 (8.40%) MS Project
10 10 (8.40%) Time Management
11 9 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (7.56%) Degree
11 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (7.56%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.56%) MS Office
12 8 (6.72%) Oracle
12 8 (6.72%) SQL
12 8 (6.72%) CRM
12 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
12 8 (6.72%) PRINCE
12 8 (6.72%) Programme Management
12 8 (6.72%) Billing
13 7 (5.88%) Resource Management
13 7 (5.88%) Marketing

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Budget Control 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 Budget Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) MS Project
2 9 (7.56%) MS Office
3 6 (5.04%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
6 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.68%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) SAN
1 4 (3.36%) WAN
2 3 (2.52%) VoIP
3 2 (1.68%) Wireless
3 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.68%) Network Security
4 1 (0.84%) LAN
4 1 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.68%) MS Access
1 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.84%) Triplestore
2 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) TestDirector
General
1 51 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.72%) Billing
4 7 (5.88%) Marketing
5 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.20%) Banking
7 4 (3.36%) Electronics
8 3 (2.52%) Retail
8 3 (2.52%) Legal
9 2 (1.68%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.68%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.84%) Local Government
10 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.84%) Automotive
10 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (60.50%) Project Manager
2 10 (8.40%) IT Project Manager
2 10 (8.40%) Analyst
3 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (6.72%) PMO Analyst
5 7 (5.88%) Designer
6 6 (5.04%) Technical Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Business Project Manager
6 6 (5.04%) Business Manager
6 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Programme Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.36%) SOA Designer
8 4 (3.36%) Project Officer
9 3 (2.52%) Software Manager
9 3 (2.52%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) Web Services
2 4 (3.36%) Middleware
2 4 (3.36%) XML
2 4 (3.36%) J2EE
3 2 (1.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.84%) Velocity
4 1 (0.84%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.84%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.36%) DTV
1 4 (3.36%) CLARiiON
1 4 (3.36%) PMI
1 4 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (3.36%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (2.52%) NHS
2 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.84%) Informatics
3 1 (0.84%) Economics
3 1 (0.84%) FMCG
3 1 (0.84%) Social Media
3 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.84%) Linked Data
3 1 (0.84%) New Media
3 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.84%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Windows
2 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.36%) UNIX
3 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.52%) Linux
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (48.74%) Project Management
1 58 (48.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 49 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 21 (17.65%) Project Planning
4 16 (13.45%) Migration
5 14 (11.76%) Change Management
6 12 (10.08%) ITIL
7 10 (8.40%) Time Management
8 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.56%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.72%) CRM
9 8 (6.72%) PRINCE
9 8 (6.72%) Programme Management
10 7 (5.88%) Resource Management
10 7 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.88%) Change Control
10 7 (5.88%) Service Management
11 6 (5.04%) Security Management
11 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
11 6 (5.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.72%) SQL
2 6 (5.04%) Java
3 3 (2.52%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (7.56%) Degree
3 5 (4.20%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.52%) VCP5
4 3 (2.52%) MCSE
4 3 (2.52%) CCNP
4 3 (2.52%) CCNA
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) APMP
5 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) SLA
2 4 (3.36%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.52%) QA
4 1 (0.84%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) SCCM
2 3 (2.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) SAP
2 12 (10.08%) VMware
3 11 (9.24%) Citrix
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle
5 6 (5.04%) EMC
5 6 (5.04%) NetApp
5 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.36%) Isilon
7 3 (2.52%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.52%) Intel
8 1 (0.84%) Lotus
8 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
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