The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 22 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.72% 2.94% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 3.64% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Average daily rate £475 £456 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.60 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+73.63% -44.17%
Project Planning
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 165 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 81.90% 80.88% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 95 68
Average daily rate £400 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (75.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) PMP
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Budget Control
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ZTE
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (25.00%) Planview
3 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) DataStage
3 1 (25.00%) QualityStage
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
1 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (25.00%) QualityStage
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) BSS Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) OSS Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Budget Control
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (75.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (25.00%) BT
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) NetCracker
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Planview
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens
1 1 (25.00%) ZTE