The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 50 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 12 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.58% 0.81% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.10% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £451 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.23% +31.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +108.33%
Project Planning
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
562 547 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.85% 73.72% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 277 404
Median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 25
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.53 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.67% +38.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £70.00 £37.25
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford - 6 £300 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £438 -
Welwyn - 1 - -
Project Planning
East of England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Advertising
2 5 (33.33%) MS Project
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) JMS
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
6 1 (6.67%) Law

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) PMO Lead
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Java Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ICT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ICT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) JMS
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle