The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 35 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% 1.02% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.53% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £519 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Project Planning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 131 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 68.72% 66.84% 65.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 85 113
Average daily rate £340 £388 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +26.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.00 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -19.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.00 £18.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £17.50 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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
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 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 1 - -
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) Revenue Management
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
1 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (33.33%) GCC
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) B2C

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (33.33%) GCC
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) B2C
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 1 (33.33%) Revenue Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware