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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 216 226 192
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 234 228 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.06% 0.97% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.18% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 173 187
Median daily rate £438 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £560 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £42.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% +133.33%
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
18925 19241 19257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.63% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13680 13773 13490
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 233 237
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £66.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +18 28 £388 +0.38% 11
Canary Wharf +5 4 £519 +3.80%
Brentford +3 1 - -
Croydon -17 1 £325 -7.14% 1
Feltham - 1 £440 -
Twickenham - 1 £475 -
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 207 (47.26%) Project Management
2 148 (33.79%) Finance
3 121 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 93 (21.23%) PRINCE2
6 80 (18.26%) MS Project
7 73 (16.67%) Change Management
8 62 (14.16%) MS Excel
9 53 (12.10%) Risk Management
10 50 (11.42%) Microsoft
11 49 (11.19%) Migration
12 48 (10.96%) Banking
13 41 (9.36%) Degree
13 41 (9.36%) Waterfall
14 37 (8.45%) Programme Management
15 35 (7.99%) Scrum
15 35 (7.99%) MS PowerPoint
16 34 (7.76%) QA
16 34 (7.76%) Windows
16 34 (7.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 33 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (7.53%) ITIL
17 33 (7.53%) MS Office
17 33 (7.53%) Security Cleared
18 32 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
18 32 (7.31%) Information Security
19 29 (6.62%) Virtual Team
20 28 (6.39%) SDLC
20 28 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
20 28 (6.39%) SQL

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 22 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.97%) Confluence
3 5 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.91%) Apache
4 4 (0.91%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.68%) CMS
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.46%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.46%) SAS
6 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.23%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (0.23%) CICS
7 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.23%) GemFire
7 1 (0.23%) Moodle
7 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 80 (18.26%) MS Project
2 62 (14.16%) MS Excel
3 35 (7.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (7.53%) MS Office
5 16 (3.65%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (0.91%) SAP CO
1 4 (0.91%) SAP FI
1 4 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.68%) HFM
2 3 (0.68%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Primavera
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.28%) Office 365
2 5 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.14%) SaaS
3 4 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.46%) IaaS
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) Trello
5 1 (0.23%) Veeva
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.97%) HTTP
2 11 (2.51%) FTP
3 9 (2.05%) Firewall
4 8 (1.83%) LAN
4 8 (1.83%) WAN
5 7 (1.60%) DNS
6 4 (0.91%) Internet
6 4 (0.91%) LDAP
6 4 (0.91%) SMS
7 3 (0.68%) Intranet
7 3 (0.68%) Network Security
7 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.46%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.46%) IMAP
8 2 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.46%) POP3
8 2 (0.46%) Skype
8 2 (0.46%) SMTP
8 2 (0.46%) VPN
9 1 (0.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.05%) Data Mining
2 6 (1.37%) MySQL
3 5 (1.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.91%) Essbase
4 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.68%) Big Data
5 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.46%) DB2
6 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.46%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.23%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.23%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 22 (5.02%) JIRA
2 6 (1.37%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.14%) Bitbucket
3 5 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.91%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.91%) Subversion
5 3 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.46%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) Grunt
7 1 (0.23%) JUnit
7 1 (0.23%) Maven
7 1 (0.23%) Mockito
7 1 (0.23%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.23%) WiX
7 1 (0.23%) Xdebug
General
1 148 (33.79%) Finance
2 48 (10.96%) Banking
3 24 (5.48%) Retail
4 23 (5.25%) Marketing
5 18 (4.11%) Legal
6 11 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.51%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.28%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.28%) Law
8 6 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.14%) Front Office
10 4 (0.91%) Advertising
11 3 (0.68%) Back Office
11 3 (0.68%) Local Government
12 2 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.46%) Publishing
12 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 166 (37.90%) Project Manager
2 63 (14.38%) Analyst
3 24 (5.48%) Business Analyst
3 24 (5.48%) Project Planner
4 22 (5.02%) Programme Manager
5 20 (4.57%) IT Manager
5 20 (4.57%) Security Manager
5 20 (4.57%) Technical Manager
6 19 (4.34%) Security Project Manager
7 18 (4.11%) Architect
7 18 (4.11%) Senior Manager
7 18 (4.11%) Senior Project Manager
7 18 (4.11%) Technical Project Manager
8 17 (3.88%) Developer
9 16 (3.65%) IT Project Manager
10 14 (3.20%) PMO Analyst
11 11 (2.51%) Development Manager
12 10 (2.28%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (2.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 9 (2.05%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.94%) .NET
2 24 (5.48%) XML
3 22 (5.02%) HTML
4 14 (3.20%) Middleware
5 12 (2.74%) CSS
5 12 (2.74%) JSP
6 11 (2.51%) J2EE
7 9 (2.05%) HTML5
8 7 (1.60%) XSLT
9 6 (1.37%) Natural Language Processing
9 6 (1.37%) Web Services
10 5 (1.14%) jQuery
11 4 (0.91%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.91%) Node.js
11 4 (0.91%) REST
11 4 (0.91%) SOAP
11 4 (0.91%) Spring
12 3 (0.68%) CSS3
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 3 (0.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.62%) Virtual Team
3 20 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.65%) PMI
5 11 (2.51%) Tandem
5 11 (2.51%) User Experience
6 10 (2.28%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.28%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.83%) FMCG
8 7 (1.60%) Equities
8 7 (1.60%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.14%) NHS
9 5 (1.14%) PKI
10 4 (0.91%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.91%) Derivative
10 4 (0.91%) Fintech
10 4 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.91%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.76%) Windows
2 26 (5.94%) Unix
3 9 (2.05%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.83%) Linux
5 5 (1.14%) Solaris
6 3 (0.68%) AIX
6 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Android
7 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Debian
7 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (47.26%) Project Management
2 121 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (21.23%) PRINCE2
5 73 (16.67%) Change Management
6 53 (12.10%) Risk Management
7 49 (11.19%) Migration
8 41 (9.36%) Waterfall
9 37 (8.45%) Programme Management
10 35 (7.99%) Scrum
11 34 (7.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 33 (7.53%) ITIL
13 32 (7.31%) Information Security
13 32 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (6.39%) SDLC
15 26 (5.94%) Change Control
15 26 (5.94%) Resource Management
15 26 (5.94%) Time Management
16 19 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.39%) SQL
2 26 (5.94%) Java
3 21 (4.79%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.88%) C++
5 13 (2.97%) C
6 11 (2.51%) C#
7 10 (2.28%) PHP
8 7 (1.60%) Ruby
9 6 (1.37%) VBA
10 5 (1.14%) VB
11 4 (0.91%) Perl
12 3 (0.68%) Python
13 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.23%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.23%) COBOL
14 1 (0.23%) RPG
14 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.36%) Degree
2 33 (7.53%) Security Cleared
3 25 (5.71%) PMI Certification
3 25 (5.71%) PMP
4 20 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 20 (4.57%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.28%) APMP
7 8 (1.83%) ISEB
8 5 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (0.68%) ACCA
10 3 (0.68%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.68%) CAPM
10 3 (0.68%) CIMA
10 3 (0.68%) CISSP
10 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.68%) MAPM
11 2 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.76%) QA
2 5 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.68%) MiFID
4 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.46%) SLA
4 2 (0.46%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.23%) EMIR
5 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.68%) Xen
4 2 (0.46%) KVM
4 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
5 1 (0.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.23%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.46%) Ansible
2 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.23%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) Graphite
3 1 (0.23%) Graylog
3 1 (0.23%) logstash
3 1 (0.23%) Oozie
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 50 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.02%) Oracle
3 16 (3.65%) SAP
4 9 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.60%) Cisco
5 7 (1.60%) Google
5 7 (1.60%) HP
6 6 (1.37%) Citrix
7 5 (1.14%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.91%) Teradata
8 4 (0.91%) VMware
9 3 (0.68%) IBM
9 3 (0.68%) Informatica
9 3 (0.68%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.46%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.46%) EMC
10 2 (0.46%) hybris
10 2 (0.46%) Pega
10 2 (0.46%) Zend
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