The table below looks at the statistics for Practice Management 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 Practice Management over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Practice Management
Rank 561 537 527
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Contract jobs citing Practice Management 18 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.029% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.039% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 12
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£315 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £560 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £500 £363
% change year-on-year
-76.00% +37.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £9.50
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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
38739 35662 36929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 74.61% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25226 22568 21925
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1102 1033 1380
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Practice Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Practice Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Practice Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Practice Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Practice Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Practice Management across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Practice Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Practice Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Practice Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Practice Management
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 Practice Management within the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
London +25 17 £318 -2.30% 10
South West - 1 £120 - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
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Practice Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Practice Management 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 Practice Management.

1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Legal
3 11 (37.93%) Law
4 9 (31.03%) MS Office
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) Document Management
7 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
8 4 (13.79%) SQL
8 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.79%) MS Project
8 4 (13.79%) Advertising
8 4 (13.79%) Budget Control
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
8 4 (13.79%) Coaching
9 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.34%) Banking
9 3 (10.34%) Dell
9 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
10 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
10 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
10 2 (6.90%) ITIL

Practice Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Practice Management 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 Practice Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (13.79%) MS Project
4 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) KiloStream
2 1 (3.45%) MegaStream
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.45%) OSPF
2 1 (3.45%) BGP
2 1 (3.45%) NetScreen
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) ISDN
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) QlikView
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) Ingres
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Legal
3 11 (37.93%) Law
4 4 (13.79%) Advertising
5 3 (10.34%) Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) MEAP
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) PDA
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
2 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
1 6 (20.69%) Document Management
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
3 4 (13.79%) Budget Control
3 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Business Development
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) UX Design
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) XPath
3 1 (3.45%) PowerHouse
3 1 (3.45%) VBA
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MOS
2 1 (3.45%) MCDST
2 1 (3.45%) APMP
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Dell
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) LexisNexis
4 1 (3.45%) Open Text
4 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
4 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.45%) Nokia
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Compaq
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Nortel
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Cognos
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