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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Practice Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Practice Management
Rank 593 589 584
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Practice Management 24 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.073% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.091% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 10
Median daily rate £440 £375 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £475 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
Practice Management
UK

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
40127 40445 38431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.69% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26982 26553 24574
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1082 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Practice Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Practice Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Practice Management within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 17 £425 +9.67% 6
South East +8 4 £700 +159.25% 1
South West -1 1 £165 - 1
North West -14 1 £520 +225.00% 4
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Practice Management
UK

Practice Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Practice Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Practice Management.

1 35 (57.38%) Legal
2 33 (54.10%) Law
3 26 (42.62%) Finance
4 18 (29.51%) Document Management
4 18 (29.51%) Project Management
5 17 (27.87%) ITIL
6 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
7 14 (22.95%) MS Office
8 12 (19.67%) Windows
8 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
9 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
10 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
13 6 (9.84%) SQL
13 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
13 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (8.20%) MCDST
14 5 (8.20%) Requirements Management
14 5 (8.20%) Billing
14 5 (8.20%) CMS
14 5 (8.20%) Migration
14 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
14 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
14 5 (8.20%) Citrix

Practice Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (8.20%) CMS
1 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Office
2 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Boomi
1 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.28%) Extranet
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (57.38%) Legal
2 33 (54.10%) Law
3 26 (42.62%) Finance
4 5 (8.20%) Billing
5 4 (6.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.64%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Project Manager
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Legal Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.56%) Trainer
7 3 (4.92%) Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.92%) IT Trainer
7 3 (4.92%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Report Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) SSRS Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) ODBC
2 1 (1.64%) SOAP
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.56%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.92%) Data Conversion
6 2 (3.28%) User Experience
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.64%) iPad
7 1 (1.64%) NHS
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Document Management
1 18 (29.51%) Project Management
2 17 (27.87%) ITIL
3 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
4 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.20%) ERP
6 5 (8.20%) Migration
6 5 (8.20%) Requirements Management
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.56%) ERD
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
9 2 (3.28%) Change Management
9 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) MCDST
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) COBIT
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Citrix
3 4 (6.56%) Interwoven
4 3 (4.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.28%) Mitel
5 2 (3.28%) OpenText
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau