The table below looks at the statistics for Critical Path Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Critical Path Analysis
Rank 404 403 404
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 4 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.057% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.070% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Average daily rate £375 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £274 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
-21.71% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.27 - £46.00
Critical Path Analysis
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Critical Path Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Critical Path Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the London region.

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Critical Path Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the London region.

Critical Path Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Critical Path Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +36 2 £475 +46.15%
Critical Path Analysis
England

Critical Path Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis.

1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) QA
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 5 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 5 (33.33%) Dependency Management
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) SEO
5 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Symfony
5 4 (26.67%) Drupal
5 4 (26.67%) System Testing
5 4 (26.67%) CMS
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
6 3 (20.00%) Change Control
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management

Critical Path Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
1 4 (26.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Project Officer
1 4 (26.67%) Project Support Officer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
1 1 (6.67%) Tandem
1 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 5 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) SEO
4 4 (26.67%) System Testing
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (13.33%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) WorldPay