The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
UK / England
Rank 247 228 196
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -32
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 392 498 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.94% 1.04% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.26% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 326 351
Median daily rate £400 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 14
Median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +47.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.65 £13.20 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £38.38 £49.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £37.25 £21.60
% change year-on-year
-31.54% +72.47%

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
34667 39570 37387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.87% 82.95% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23141 26236 24040
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 1083 1008
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in England

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in England

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in England

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in England

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Project Planning
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 Project Planning within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 -20 137 £438 +2.94% 37
South East +1 70 £375 -9.09% 9
South West +37 62 £384 -4.65% 5
East of England +2 29 £450 -8.86% 4
West Midlands -20 29 £350 -17.64% 6
East Midlands +4 22 £388 -8.82% 8
North West -7 18 £406 +1.56% 12
Yorkshire -7 16 £376 -11.47% 6
North East -11 5 £288 -40.46%
Project Planning
UK

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 376 (46.94%) Project Management
2 297 (37.08%) Finance
3 236 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
4 228 (28.46%) MS Project
5 199 (24.84%) PRINCE2
6 177 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 170 (21.22%) MS Excel
8 132 (16.48%) Change Management
9 125 (15.61%) Microsoft
10 124 (15.48%) MS Office
11 107 (13.36%) Security Cleared
12 97 (12.11%) Risk Management
13 94 (11.74%) Programme Management
14 86 (10.74%) SC Cleared
14 86 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
15 74 (9.24%) Migration
15 74 (9.24%) SharePoint
16 70 (8.74%) Degree
17 68 (8.49%) Oracle
17 68 (8.49%) Banking
18 67 (8.36%) Waterfall
19 55 (6.87%) Scrum
20 54 (6.74%) PMI Certification
21 52 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
21 52 (6.49%) QA
22 50 (6.24%) Business Analysis
22 50 (6.24%) PMP
23 49 (6.12%) SAP
23 49 (6.12%) SQL
23 49 (6.12%) Office 365

Project Planning
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 74 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
3 26 (3.25%) Confluence
4 8 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.62%) MS Project Server
7 4 (0.50%) CMS
7 4 (0.50%) Liferay
7 4 (0.50%) SAS
7 4 (0.50%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.25%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.25%) Drupal
9 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) GlassFish
Applications
1 228 (28.46%) MS Project
2 170 (21.22%) MS Excel
3 124 (15.48%) MS Office
4 52 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (5.62%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (1.12%) Primavera
5 7 (0.87%) CA PPM
6 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.37%) SAP QM
9 2 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.25%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.25%) SystmOne
9 2 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.12%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.12%) Office 365
2 13 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.50%) GitHub
4 4 (0.50%) OpenShift
4 4 (0.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.37%) Internet
2 9 (1.12%) LAN
2 9 (1.12%) WAN
3 8 (1.00%) Firewall
4 5 (0.62%) Intranet
5 4 (0.50%) SAN
6 3 (0.37%) Extranet
6 3 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.25%) Broadband
7 2 (0.25%) LDAP
7 2 (0.25%) MPLS
7 2 (0.25%) MVNO
7 2 (0.25%) PSTN
7 2 (0.25%) VoIP
7 2 (0.25%) VPN
7 2 (0.25%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) 4G
8 1 (0.12%) Skype
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (0.75%) MS Access
4 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.62%) MySQL
5 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.50%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (0.50%) Power BI
7 3 (0.37%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.37%) Big Data
7 3 (0.37%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.37%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.25%) Impala
8 2 (0.25%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.25%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.25%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (4.37%) JIRA
2 14 (1.75%) JIRA Agile
3 8 (1.00%) ClearCase
4 6 (0.75%) Subversion
5 4 (0.50%) ClearQuest
5 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.37%) CA Gen
6 3 (0.37%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.37%) LSMW
6 3 (0.37%) NUnit
6 3 (0.37%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.25%) Gradle
7 2 (0.25%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.12%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.12%) Selenium
General
1 297 (37.08%) Finance
2 68 (8.49%) Banking
3 42 (5.24%) Telecoms
4 37 (4.62%) Retail
5 27 (3.37%) Marketing
6 26 (3.25%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.62%) Advertising
8 19 (2.37%) Legal
9 14 (1.75%) Electronics
10 13 (1.62%) Back Office
10 13 (1.62%) Law
11 12 (1.50%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.50%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.37%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.25%) Publishing
14 9 (1.12%) Front Office
15 8 (1.00%) Automotive
16 7 (0.87%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 294 (36.70%) Project Manager
2 99 (12.36%) Analyst
3 59 (7.37%) Project Planner
4 41 (5.12%) Business Analyst
5 40 (4.99%) IT Manager
6 39 (4.87%) IT Project Manager
7 38 (4.74%) Coordinator
8 32 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
9 31 (3.87%) Senior Manager
10 30 (3.75%) Developer
10 30 (3.75%) Programme Manager
11 28 (3.50%) Architect
12 26 (3.25%) Senior Project Manager
13 23 (2.87%) Project Analyst
13 23 (2.87%) Project Officer
14 22 (2.75%) PMO Analyst
14 22 (2.75%) Support Officer
15 21 (2.62%) Infrastructure Manager
15 21 (2.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 21 (2.62%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.00%) Web Services
2 17 (2.12%) .NET
3 13 (1.62%) XML
4 11 (1.37%) J2EE
4 11 (1.37%) SOAP
5 9 (1.12%) RESTful
5 9 (1.12%) XSLT
6 6 (0.75%) HTML
6 6 (0.75%) JSON
7 5 (0.62%) CSS
7 5 (0.62%) JMS
8 4 (0.50%) jQuery
8 4 (0.50%) Spring
9 3 (0.37%) EDI
9 3 (0.37%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.37%) REST
9 3 (0.37%) Velocity
10 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.25%) Middleware
10 2 (0.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.99%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.75%) Data Centre
4 24 (3.00%) PMI
5 22 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.50%) Virtual Team
7 16 (2.00%) User Experience
8 15 (1.87%) NHS
9 14 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.50%) Credit Risk
10 12 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.25%) Derivative
12 9 (1.12%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.87%) e-Learning
14 5 (0.62%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.62%) FMCG
14 5 (0.62%) Learning Management System
14 5 (0.62%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.62%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (5.12%) Windows
2 28 (3.50%) Unix
3 22 (2.75%) Linux
4 8 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.87%) AIX
5 7 (0.87%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.75%) Android
6 6 (0.75%) Solaris
7 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.25%) SUSE
9 2 (0.25%) VMS
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.12%) VME
10 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (46.94%) Project Management
2 236 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (24.84%) PRINCE2
4 177 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 132 (16.48%) Change Management
6 97 (12.11%) Risk Management
7 94 (11.74%) Programme Management
8 74 (9.24%) Migration
9 67 (8.36%) Waterfall
10 55 (6.87%) Scrum
11 50 (6.24%) Business Analysis
12 43 (5.37%) ITIL
13 41 (5.12%) Change Control
13 41 (5.12%) Coaching
13 41 (5.12%) Time Management
14 39 (4.87%) Resource Management
15 36 (4.49%) Project Governance
16 35 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
16 35 (4.37%) DevOps
17 31 (3.87%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (6.12%) SQL
2 32 (4.00%) Java
3 17 (2.12%) JavaScript
4 16 (2.00%) C
5 12 (1.50%) C#
6 9 (1.12%) C++
7 8 (1.00%) VBA
8 6 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.62%) ABAP
9 5 (0.62%) Perl
9 5 (0.62%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.62%) VB
10 4 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.50%) Python
10 4 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.25%) PHP
11 2 (0.25%) R
12 1 (0.12%) COBOL
12 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 107 (13.36%) Security Cleared
2 86 (10.74%) SC Cleared
3 70 (8.74%) Degree
4 54 (6.74%) PMI Certification
5 50 (6.24%) PMP
6 31 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 28 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 23 (2.87%) APMP
9 18 (2.25%) DV Cleared
10 14 (1.75%) ISEB
11 13 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.62%) MAPM
13 4 (0.50%) MCP
14 3 (0.37%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 2 (0.25%) CCNP
15 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.49%) QA
2 14 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 14 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.87%) SLA
5 6 (0.75%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.50%) MiFID
7 3 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.37%) EMIR
8 1 (0.12%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.12%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (0.75%) Docker
2 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) HDFS
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) vSphere
3 1 (0.12%) XenApp
3 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.00%) Ansible
2 5 (0.62%) Control-M
3 3 (0.37%) SCCM
3 3 (0.37%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.25%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.12%) Cacti
5 1 (0.12%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.12%) Graphite
5 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.12%) Kibana
5 1 (0.12%) logstash
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.12%) MOM
5 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.12%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 125 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.49%) Oracle
3 49 (6.12%) SAP
4 16 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.12%) Cisco
6 8 (1.00%) webMethods
7 7 (0.87%) Atlassian
7 7 (0.87%) Remedy
7 7 (0.87%) Splunk
8 5 (0.62%) BMC
8 5 (0.62%) Sybase
9 4 (0.50%) Google
9 4 (0.50%) Informatica
9 4 (0.50%) Software AG
10 3 (0.37%) BEA
10 3 (0.37%) Capita
10 3 (0.37%) Huawei
10 3 (0.37%) IBM
10 3 (0.37%) Northgate
10 3 (0.37%) Teradata
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Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
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Rate: £380 - £420 per day
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Wiltshire
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