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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Practice Management
Rank 584 578 575
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Practice Management 37 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.043% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.055% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 22
Median daily rate £450 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £475 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £390 -
% change year-on-year
+60.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
41638 40050 39311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.70% 79.08% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27840 25369 24942
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1170 1165
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -7 31 £450 +28.57% 8
South East 0 4 £700 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Practice Management
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Practice Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 36 (53.73%) Law
2 34 (50.75%) Legal
3 25 (37.31%) Finance
4 24 (35.82%) PRINCE2
5 17 (25.37%) Project Management
6 16 (23.88%) ITIL
6 16 (23.88%) Document Management
6 16 (23.88%) Business Analysis
7 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (19.40%) Windows
8 13 (19.40%) MS Office
9 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
10 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.43%) ISEB
11 8 (11.94%) ERP
11 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.96%) Migration
13 6 (8.96%) Billing
13 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
13 6 (8.96%) Client/Server
14 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (7.46%) Data Migration
14 5 (7.46%) Requirements Management
14 5 (7.46%) SDLC
14 5 (7.46%) Case Management
15 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
15 4 (5.97%) Degree

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 4 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (5.97%) CMS
1 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.49%) Documentum
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Boomi
1 2 (2.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) Extranet
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (53.73%) Law
2 34 (50.75%) Legal
3 25 (37.31%) Finance
4 6 (8.96%) Billing
5 4 (5.97%) Back Office
5 4 (5.97%) Banking
6 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.42%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Service Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Legal Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Business Change Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Change Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.97%) Junior
7 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Support
8 3 (4.48%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Implementation Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) IT Trainer
8 3 (4.48%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Junior Change Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Legal IT Trainer
8 3 (4.48%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) .NET
1 2 (2.99%) Middleware
1 2 (2.99%) ODBC
1 2 (2.99%) SOAP
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.96%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.48%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.99%) User Experience
7 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) NHS
7 1 (1.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) PRINCE2
2 17 (25.37%) Project Management
3 16 (23.88%) Business Analysis
3 16 (23.88%) Document Management
3 16 (23.88%) ITIL
4 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.94%) ERP
6 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.96%) Migration
8 5 (7.46%) Case Management
8 5 (7.46%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.46%) Requirements Management
8 5 (7.46%) SDLC
9 4 (5.97%) ERD
9 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.48%) Test Management
10 3 (4.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) ISEB
2 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.97%) MCDST
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.99%) PMP
5 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) P3O
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.99%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Citrix
2 4 (5.97%) Interwoven
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Dell
4 2 (2.99%) HP
4 2 (2.99%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.99%) Reuters
4 2 (2.99%) Tableau
5 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.49%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.49%) Mitel
5 1 (1.49%) OpenText
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com