The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 242 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +9
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 197 249 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 1.11% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.38% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 164 160
Median daily rate £428 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £34.50 £46.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.84% -25.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
Project Planning
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
19066 18075 18797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.63% 80.81% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12626 13373
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 259 231
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £82.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in London

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 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
City of London -6 26 £440 -12.00% 16
Croydon -9 4 £388 -18.42%
Hammersmith - 4 £455 - 1
Brentford +5 3 - - 3
Canary Wharf +1 2 £345 -31.00%
Docklands, London +8 1 £350 -3.44%
Westminster - 1 £413 -
Clapham - 1 £450 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 London region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 163 (44.05%) Project Management
2 128 (34.59%) Finance
3 99 (26.76%) PRINCE2
4 89 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 74 (20.00%) MS Project
7 59 (15.95%) Change Management
8 56 (15.14%) MS Excel
9 48 (12.97%) Microsoft
9 48 (12.97%) Migration
10 42 (11.35%) Banking
11 36 (9.73%) Information Security
11 36 (9.73%) MS Office
12 34 (9.19%) ITIL
13 32 (8.65%) Windows
13 32 (8.65%) Degree
14 31 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (8.38%) Programme Management
15 28 (7.57%) Oracle
15 28 (7.57%) Security Cleared
16 27 (7.30%) Risk Management
17 26 (7.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 26 (7.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 24 (6.49%) PMI Certification
18 24 (6.49%) Waterfall
19 23 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (6.22%) SharePoint
20 22 (5.95%) SQL
20 22 (5.95%) QA
20 22 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 23 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.62%) Confluence
4 5 (1.35%) IIS
4 5 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.08%) Apache
5 4 (1.08%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.54%) CICS
6 2 (0.54%) CMS
6 2 (0.54%) Node.js
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.27%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.27%) Moodle
7 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 74 (20.00%) MS Project
2 56 (15.14%) MS Excel
3 36 (9.73%) MS Office
4 22 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (4.05%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.81%) HFM
2 3 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.27%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.35%) IaaS
3 5 (1.35%) PaaS
4 3 (0.81%) Office 365
5 2 (0.54%) SaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.27%) Taleo
6 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.24%) Firewall
2 8 (2.16%) DNS
3 4 (1.08%) LAN
4 3 (0.81%) HTTP
4 3 (0.81%) LDAP
4 3 (0.81%) WAN
5 2 (0.54%) IMAP
5 2 (0.54%) Intranet
5 2 (0.54%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (0.54%) POP3
5 2 (0.54%) SMTP
5 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.27%) MVNO
6 1 (0.27%) Softswitch
6 1 (0.27%) VLAN
6 1 (0.27%) WebEx
6 1 (0.27%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.97%) MySQL
2 8 (2.16%) Big Data
3 7 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.81%) DB2
6 3 (0.81%) Essbase
6 3 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.54%) GIS
7 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (4.05%) JIRA
2 7 (1.89%) Subversion
3 6 (1.62%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.08%) HP UFT
4 4 (1.08%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.81%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.54%) JUnit
6 2 (0.54%) Selenium
7 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.27%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.27%) Grunt
7 1 (0.27%) Maven
7 1 (0.27%) Mockito
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.27%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.27%) Toad
7 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 128 (34.59%) Finance
2 42 (11.35%) Banking
3 19 (5.14%) Retail
4 12 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.97%) Legal
5 11 (2.97%) Marketing
6 10 (2.70%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.35%) Front Office
9 5 (1.35%) Law
9 5 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (1.08%) Billing
10 4 (1.08%) Electronics
11 3 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.81%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.81%) Local Government
11 3 (0.81%) Publishing
12 2 (0.54%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 143 (38.65%) Project Manager
2 45 (12.16%) Analyst
3 25 (6.76%) Project Planner
4 19 (5.14%) Developer
4 19 (5.14%) Senior Manager
5 18 (4.86%) Senior Project Manager
6 17 (4.59%) Programme Manager
7 16 (4.32%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (4.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 14 (3.78%) IT Manager
9 14 (3.78%) Security Manager
10 13 (3.51%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (3.24%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.24%) Business Manager
11 12 (3.24%) IT Project Manager
11 12 (3.24%) Security Project Manager
11 12 (3.24%) Technical Manager
12 10 (2.70%) Consultant
13 9 (2.43%) Migration Project Manager
13 9 (2.43%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.51%) .NET
2 12 (3.24%) HTML
3 11 (2.97%) XML
4 10 (2.70%) CSS
5 6 (1.62%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.62%) jQuery
5 6 (1.62%) JSP
5 6 (1.62%) Web Services
6 5 (1.35%) J2EE
6 5 (1.35%) REST
7 4 (1.08%) Ajax
7 4 (1.08%) CSS3
7 4 (1.08%) HTML5
7 4 (1.08%) JSON
7 4 (1.08%) Middleware
7 4 (1.08%) SOAP
7 4 (1.08%) Spring
8 3 (0.81%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.81%) LAMP
8 3 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.14%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.05%) PMI
4 14 (3.78%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
6 9 (2.43%) NHS
7 8 (2.16%) User Experience
8 6 (1.62%) FMCG
9 5 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.35%) Equities
9 5 (1.35%) PKI
10 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.81%) Fintech
11 3 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.81%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.54%) BBC
12 2 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.65%) Windows
2 13 (3.51%) Linux
2 13 (3.51%) Unix
3 6 (1.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.35%) Solaris
5 2 (0.54%) AIX
5 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) Debian
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (44.05%) Project Management
2 99 (26.76%) PRINCE2
3 89 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (15.95%) Change Management
6 48 (12.97%) Migration
7 36 (9.73%) Information Security
8 34 (9.19%) ITIL
9 31 (8.38%) Programme Management
9 31 (8.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (7.30%) Risk Management
11 26 (7.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 24 (6.49%) Waterfall
13 21 (5.68%) Scrum
14 20 (5.41%) People Management
14 20 (5.41%) SDLC
15 19 (5.14%) Contingency Planning
15 19 (5.14%) Resource Management
16 16 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (4.05%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.95%) SQL
2 14 (3.78%) Java
3 13 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.89%) C
4 7 (1.89%) C#
5 6 (1.62%) PHP
6 5 (1.35%) C++
7 4 (1.08%) Perl
7 4 (1.08%) Python
7 4 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.81%) Ruby
8 3 (0.81%) VBA
9 2 (0.54%) COBOL
9 2 (0.54%) VB
10 1 (0.27%) Groovy
10 1 (0.27%) Korn
10 1 (0.27%) RPG
10 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (8.65%) Degree
2 28 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 26 (7.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 24 (6.49%) PMI Certification
5 20 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 17 (4.59%) PMP
7 15 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.43%) APMP
9 7 (1.89%) ISEB
10 5 (1.35%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.08%) ACCA
11 4 (1.08%) CIMA
11 4 (1.08%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.81%) CAPM
12 3 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.27%) PgMP
13 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.95%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.54%) P3O
3 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) EMIR
4 1 (0.27%) MiFID
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (2.16%) Xen
2 6 (1.62%) Docker
3 5 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.27%) KVM
5 1 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.62%) Puppet
3 5 (1.35%) QRadar
4 3 (0.81%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.54%) Ansible
5 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.27%) Control-M
6 1 (0.27%) Graphite
6 1 (0.27%) Graylog
6 1 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 48 (12.97%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.57%) Oracle
3 14 (3.78%) SAP
4 10 (2.70%) VMware
5 8 (2.16%) HP
6 6 (1.62%) Citrix
6 6 (1.62%) Sybase
7 5 (1.35%) ArcSight
7 5 (1.35%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.08%) Informatica
8 4 (1.08%) Splunk
9 3 (0.81%) Cisco
9 3 (0.81%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.81%) IBM
9 3 (0.81%) Pega
9 3 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.81%) Teradata
10 2 (0.54%) Murex
10 2 (0.54%) Sitecore
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Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £475 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £19 - £21 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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