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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 55 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.66% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.88% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £215 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -54.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
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
526 568 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.13% 75.43% 71.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 274 236
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 44 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £44.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 May 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
Stevenage - 6 £350 -
St Albans - 1 £425 -
Project Planning
East of England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (35.29%) Quality Management
2 6 (35.29%) Requirements Management
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) DB2
4 3 (17.65%) Ant
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.76%) MS Project
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Ant
1 3 (17.65%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce Architect
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Java Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
1 6 (35.29%) Quality Management
1 6 (35.29%) Requirements Management
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) APMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore