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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 232 215 213
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 211 222 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.96% 1.00% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.23% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 149 166
Median daily rate £450 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £605 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.75 - £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
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 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 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 27 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 -4 25 £425 -15.00% 11
Canary Wharf +8 5 £510 +2.00%
Brentford +6 3 - -
Croydon -13 3 £400 -2.43%
Docklands, London +6 1 £350 -3.44%
Westminster - 1 £413 -
Clapham - 1 £450 -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £475 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 186 (45.81%) Project Management
2 138 (33.99%) Finance
3 97 (23.89%) PRINCE2
3 97 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (18.97%) MS Project
4 77 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (17.24%) Change Management
6 62 (15.27%) MS Excel
7 56 (13.79%) Migration
8 50 (12.32%) Microsoft
9 43 (10.59%) Banking
10 42 (10.34%) Information Security
11 37 (9.11%) Windows
12 35 (8.62%) Security Cleared
13 34 (8.37%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (8.37%) Degree
13 34 (8.37%) ITIL
14 33 (8.13%) Risk Management
15 31 (7.64%) MS Office
15 31 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (7.39%) Oracle
16 30 (7.39%) Programme Management
17 29 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 29 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
17 29 (7.14%) Waterfall
18 28 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 26 (6.40%) SQL
20 24 (5.91%) SharePoint
20 24 (5.91%) PMI Certification
20 24 (5.91%) QA

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 24 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.96%) Confluence
3 9 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.23%) IIS
6 4 (0.99%) Apache
6 4 (0.99%) CMS
7 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.49%) CICS
7 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.25%) Apache TomEE
8 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Moodle
8 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (18.97%) MS Project
2 62 (15.27%) MS Excel
3 31 (7.64%) MS Office
4 29 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.96%) MS Visio
6 9 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) HFM
2 3 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.25%) Primavera
3 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.25%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.71%) Office 365
2 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.72%) IaaS
3 7 (1.72%) PaaS
4 5 (1.23%) SaaS
5 4 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) Taleo
6 1 (0.25%) Trello
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.71%) Firewall
2 8 (1.97%) DNS
3 7 (1.72%) HTTP
4 4 (0.99%) FTP
5 3 (0.74%) LAN
5 3 (0.74%) LDAP
5 3 (0.74%) Network Security
5 3 (0.74%) WAN
6 2 (0.49%) IMAP
6 2 (0.49%) Intranet
6 2 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.49%) POP3
6 2 (0.49%) Skype
6 2 (0.49%) SMTP
6 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.25%) MVNO
7 1 (0.25%) Softswitch
7 1 (0.25%) VPN
7 1 (0.25%) WebEx
7 1 (0.25%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.71%) MySQL
2 7 (1.72%) Big Data
2 7 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.48%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (0.99%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.74%) DB2
6 3 (0.74%) Essbase
6 3 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.49%) GIS
7 2 (0.49%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.25%) Flink
8 1 (0.25%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 20 (4.93%) JIRA
2 6 (1.48%) Subversion
3 5 (1.23%) Bitbucket
3 5 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.99%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.99%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.49%) Selenium
7 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.25%) git-flow
7 1 (0.25%) Grunt
7 1 (0.25%) JUnit
7 1 (0.25%) Maven
7 1 (0.25%) Mockito
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.25%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.25%) Xdebug
General
1 138 (33.99%) Finance
2 43 (10.59%) Banking
3 22 (5.42%) Retail
4 13 (3.20%) Marketing
4 13 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.96%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.96%) Legal
6 8 (1.97%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.23%) Front Office
8 5 (1.23%) Law
9 4 (0.99%) Back Office
9 4 (0.99%) Billing
9 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.74%) Electronics
10 3 (0.74%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.74%) Local Government
10 3 (0.74%) Publishing
11 2 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 149 (36.70%) Project Manager
2 49 (12.07%) Analyst
3 28 (6.90%) Project Planner
4 23 (5.67%) Programme Manager
5 20 (4.93%) Senior Manager
6 19 (4.68%) IT Manager
6 19 (4.68%) Security Manager
6 19 (4.68%) Senior Project Manager
7 18 (4.43%) Developer
8 17 (4.19%) Security Project Manager
9 14 (3.45%) Business Analyst
9 14 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
10 13 (3.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (3.20%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (2.96%) Business Manager
11 12 (2.96%) Technical Manager
12 11 (2.71%) Coordinator
12 11 (2.71%) Development Manager
12 11 (2.71%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.43%) .NET
2 15 (3.69%) HTML
3 14 (3.45%) XML
4 10 (2.46%) JSP
5 8 (1.97%) J2EE
6 7 (1.72%) CSS
6 7 (1.72%) Middleware
7 5 (1.23%) jQuery
7 5 (1.23%) Web Services
8 4 (0.99%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.99%) REST
9 3 (0.74%) Ajax
9 3 (0.74%) CSS3
9 3 (0.74%) HTML5
9 3 (0.74%) LAMP
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (0.74%) SOAP
9 3 (0.74%) Spring
10 2 (0.49%) NHibernate
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.93%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.45%) PMI
4 13 (3.20%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.20%) Performance Metrics
5 8 (1.97%) NHS
5 8 (1.97%) User Experience
6 7 (1.72%) FMCG
7 6 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.23%) Equities
8 5 (1.23%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.23%) PKI
8 5 (1.23%) Tandem
9 4 (0.99%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.99%) Derivative
9 4 (0.99%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.74%) Fintech
10 3 (0.74%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.11%) Windows
2 20 (4.93%) Unix
3 13 (3.20%) Linux
4 6 (1.48%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.23%) Solaris
6 2 (0.49%) AIX
6 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) Debian
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (45.81%) Project Management
2 97 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (23.89%) PRINCE2
3 77 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (17.24%) Change Management
5 56 (13.79%) Migration
6 42 (10.34%) Information Security
7 34 (8.37%) ITIL
7 34 (8.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 33 (8.13%) Risk Management
9 30 (7.39%) Programme Management
10 29 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 28 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 24 (5.91%) People Management
13 23 (5.67%) Contingency Planning
14 22 (5.42%) Scrum
15 21 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (4.93%) Data Migration
16 20 (4.93%) Resource Management
16 20 (4.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (6.40%) SQL
2 18 (4.43%) Java
3 15 (3.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.96%) C
5 10 (2.46%) C++
6 5 (1.23%) C#
7 4 (0.99%) Perl
7 4 (0.99%) PHP
7 4 (0.99%) Python
8 3 (0.74%) Ruby
8 3 (0.74%) VBA
9 2 (0.49%) COBOL
9 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.49%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.25%) Korn
10 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.25%) RPG
10 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 34 (8.37%) Degree
3 29 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 24 (5.91%) PMI Certification
5 19 (4.68%) SC Cleared
6 18 (4.43%) PMP
7 12 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.72%) APMP
9 5 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.23%) ISEB
9 5 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.99%) ACCA
10 4 (0.99%) CIMA
10 4 (0.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (0.74%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.74%) CAPM
11 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.91%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.49%) SLA
2 2 (0.49%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) EMIR
3 1 (0.25%) MiFID
3 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.97%) Xen
3 6 (1.48%) Docker
4 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.48%) Puppet
3 5 (1.23%) QRadar
4 3 (0.74%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.49%) Ansible
5 2 (0.49%) Control-M
6 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.25%) Graphite
6 1 (0.25%) Graylog
6 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 50 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.39%) Oracle
3 15 (3.69%) SAP
4 8 (1.97%) VMware
5 7 (1.72%) HP
6 6 (1.48%) Citrix
6 6 (1.48%) Sybase
7 5 (1.23%) ArcSight
7 5 (1.23%) Rackspace
8 4 (0.99%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.99%) Splunk
9 3 (0.74%) Cisco
9 3 (0.74%) Google
9 3 (0.74%) IBM
9 3 (0.74%) Informatica
9 3 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.74%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.74%) Teradata
10 2 (0.49%) IBM Sterling
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