The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 21 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.05% 1.30% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.56% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £250 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -35.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
Project Planning
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 128 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 75.79% 83.12% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 96 117
Average daily rate £405 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £283 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Project Planning
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality