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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 22 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.75% 2.05% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.61% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £259 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.04% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +108.33%
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
86 115 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 75.44% 78.77% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 89 99
Median daily rate £420 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.97% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 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 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) APMP
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Open Workbench
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) Open Workbench
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) APMP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft