The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 35 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.92% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £519 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +158.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 217 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 66.36% 62.54% 59.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 102 107
Average daily rate £375 £325 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £256 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - - - -
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) NHS

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (20.00%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft