The first table below looks at the demand for Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 17 April 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Critical Path Analysis
Rank 526 492 542
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +50
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 31 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.069% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.095% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 12
Average daily rate £334 £381 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £252 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £505 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.68% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37929 31517 38922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 72.98% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23931 19262 22641
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1113 994 1339
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.55 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Critical Path Analysis
UK

Critical Path Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Critical Path Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Critical Path Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Critical Path Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Critical Path Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Critical Path Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Critical Path Analysis
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 Critical Path Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -30 11 £370 -17.77% 1
South East -22 8 - - 3
South West - 6 £220 -
Yorkshire -12 1 £310 -
East Midlands - - - -
Critical Path Analysis
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Critical Path Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis.

1 39 (65.00%) MS Project
2 33 (55.00%) PRINCE2
2 33 (55.00%) Project Management
3 30 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
5 17 (28.33%) Finance
6 16 (26.67%) Change Control
7 14 (23.33%) MS Visio
8 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
8 13 (21.67%) PMI Certification
9 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
9 9 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.33%) PMP
10 8 (13.33%) MS Office
11 7 (11.67%) Windows
11 7 (11.67%) ITIL
11 7 (11.67%) Change Management
11 7 (11.67%) Migration
11 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
12 6 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
13 5 (8.33%) SCCM
13 5 (8.33%) Degree
13 5 (8.33%) PMI
14 4 (6.67%) Citrix
14 4 (6.67%) PRINCE
14 4 (6.67%) XenApp
14 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
15 3 (5.00%) Application Packaging
15 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Critical Path Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) Drupal
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (65.00%) MS Project
2 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (23.33%) MS Visio
4 8 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (3.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Agresso
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.67%) Exchequer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
1 1 (1.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 17 (28.33%) Project Planner
3 8 (13.33%) Programme Planner
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.33%) ICT Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) PMO Lead
7 1 (1.67%) Planning Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (1.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Integration Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Developer
7 1 (1.67%) IT Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (1.67%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.67%) Symfony
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) PMI
2 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (1.67%) DTV
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) PRINCE2
1 33 (55.00%) Project Management
2 30 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 16 (26.67%) Change Control
4 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.67%) ITIL
6 7 (11.67%) Migration
6 7 (11.67%) Change Management
6 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.00%) Scrum
10 2 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (3.33%) Project Governance
10 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.67%) PHP
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) PMI Certification
2 8 (13.33%) PMP
3 5 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) XenApp
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Citrix
3 3 (5.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (5.00%) VMware
3 3 (5.00%) AppSense
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Primavera
4 2 (3.33%) BT
5 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago