The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Gloucestershire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 46 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.10% - 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% - 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate
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£372 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 144 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.88% 59.50% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 88 185
Average daily rate £390 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £440 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 26
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.51% -37.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £11.70 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Project Planning
South West

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) MS Project
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Primavera
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Wiki
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Economics
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Primavera