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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 228 238 202
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -36
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 206 215 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.96% 0.92% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.13% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 149 186
Median daily rate £434 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.75 - £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £34.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +22.12%
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
18004 18969 19001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.32% 81.18% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13177 13453 13480
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median 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 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 246 239
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.18 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 20 £419 -4.28% 13
Canary Wharf +9 4 £519 +3.80%
Brentford +6 3 - -
Croydon -15 3 £400 -5.88% 1
Docklands, London +7 1 £350 -3.44%
Westminster - 1 £413 -
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 25 June 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.

1 194 (45.86%) Project Management
2 146 (34.52%) Finance
3 105 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 98 (23.17%) PRINCE2
6 84 (19.86%) MS Project
7 70 (16.55%) Change Management
8 62 (14.66%) MS Excel
9 55 (13.00%) Microsoft
9 55 (13.00%) Migration
10 45 (10.64%) Banking
11 41 (9.69%) Risk Management
12 40 (9.46%) Information Security
12 40 (9.46%) Windows
13 36 (8.51%) ITIL
14 34 (8.04%) Degree
15 33 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (7.80%) Waterfall
15 33 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (7.57%) Security Cleared
16 32 (7.57%) QA
17 31 (7.33%) MS Office
17 31 (7.33%) Oracle
18 30 (7.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 29 (6.86%) Programme Management
19 29 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
20 27 (6.38%) Scrum
20 27 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 26 (6.15%) PMI Certification
22 25 (5.91%) SharePoint

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 25 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.84%) Confluence
3 9 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.65%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.18%) IIS
6 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.71%) Apache
7 3 (0.71%) CMS
8 2 (0.47%) CICS
8 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.24%) Apache TomEE
9 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.24%) GemFire
9 1 (0.24%) Moodle
9 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 84 (19.86%) MS Project
2 62 (14.66%) MS Excel
3 31 (7.33%) MS Office
4 29 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (3.07%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.71%) HFM
3 3 (0.71%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.71%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.47%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.24%) Primavera
5 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.24%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (2.36%) Office 365
2 7 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.65%) IaaS
2 7 (1.65%) PaaS
3 5 (1.18%) SaaS
4 4 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.24%) Taleo
5 1 (0.24%) Trello
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.60%) Firewall
2 9 (2.13%) HTTP
3 7 (1.65%) DNS
4 6 (1.42%) FTP
5 4 (0.95%) LAN
5 4 (0.95%) WAN
6 3 (0.71%) Internet
6 3 (0.71%) LDAP
6 3 (0.71%) Network Security
7 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.47%) IMAP
7 2 (0.47%) Intranet
7 2 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.47%) POP3
7 2 (0.47%) Skype
7 2 (0.47%) SMTP
7 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.24%) MVNO
8 1 (0.24%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.36%) MySQL
2 7 (1.65%) Big Data
3 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.95%) Essbase
4 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.95%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.71%) DB2
5 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.47%) GIS
6 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.47%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.24%) QlikView
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (5.44%) JIRA
2 5 (1.18%) Bitbucket
2 5 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.18%) TeamCity
2 5 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.95%) HP UFT
3 4 (0.95%) Subversion
4 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.47%) Selenium
6 1 (0.24%) Grunt
6 1 (0.24%) JUnit
6 1 (0.24%) Maven
6 1 (0.24%) Mockito
6 1 (0.24%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.24%) WiX
6 1 (0.24%) Xdebug
General
1 146 (34.52%) Finance
2 45 (10.64%) Banking
3 24 (5.67%) Retail
4 14 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.84%) Legal
6 10 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.13%) Marketing
8 8 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.42%) Law
9 6 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.95%) Advertising
10 4 (0.95%) Front Office
11 3 (0.71%) Back Office
11 3 (0.71%) Billing
11 3 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.71%) Games
11 3 (0.71%) Local Government
11 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.71%) Publishing
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 155 (36.64%) Project Manager
2 54 (12.77%) Analyst
3 28 (6.62%) Project Planner
4 23 (5.44%) Programme Manager
5 21 (4.96%) IT Manager
6 18 (4.26%) Security Manager
6 18 (4.26%) Senior Manager
7 17 (4.02%) Business Analyst
7 17 (4.02%) Security Project Manager
7 17 (4.02%) Senior Project Manager
8 16 (3.78%) IT Project Manager
9 15 (3.55%) PMO Analyst
10 14 (3.31%) Developer
10 14 (3.31%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (3.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 12 (2.84%) Technical Manager
13 11 (2.60%) Coordinator
13 11 (2.60%) PMO Planner
13 11 (2.60%) Project Coordinator
14 10 (2.36%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.02%) .NET
2 15 (3.55%) XML
3 13 (3.07%) HTML
4 11 (2.60%) JSP
5 10 (2.36%) J2EE
5 10 (2.36%) Middleware
6 5 (1.18%) Web Services
7 4 (0.95%) CSS
7 4 (0.95%) REST
7 4 (0.95%) Spring
8 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.71%) JMS
8 3 (0.71%) jQuery
8 3 (0.71%) LAMP
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (0.71%) SOAP
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.47%) JDBC
9 2 (0.47%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 19 (4.49%) Virtual Team
3 14 (3.31%) Data Centre
3 14 (3.31%) PMI
4 10 (2.36%) Performance Metrics
5 8 (1.89%) User Experience
6 7 (1.65%) FMCG
6 7 (1.65%) Tandem
7 6 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.42%) NHS
8 5 (1.18%) Equities
8 5 (1.18%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.95%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.95%) Derivative
9 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.95%) PKI
10 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.71%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.46%) Windows
2 22 (5.20%) Unix
3 14 (3.31%) Linux
4 9 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.42%) Solaris
6 3 (0.71%) AIX
7 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (45.86%) Project Management
2 105 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (23.17%) PRINCE2
5 70 (16.55%) Change Management
6 55 (13.00%) Migration
7 41 (9.69%) Risk Management
8 40 (9.46%) Information Security
9 36 (8.51%) ITIL
10 33 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (7.80%) Waterfall
11 30 (7.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 29 (6.86%) Programme Management
13 27 (6.38%) Scrum
14 24 (5.67%) SDLC
15 23 (5.44%) Resource Management
16 22 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (5.20%) People Management
17 21 (4.96%) Change Control
17 21 (4.96%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.91%) SQL
2 21 (4.96%) Java
3 14 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.07%) C
5 11 (2.60%) C++
6 3 (0.71%) C#
6 3 (0.71%) Perl
6 3 (0.71%) PHP
6 3 (0.71%) Python
6 3 (0.71%) Ruby
6 3 (0.71%) VBA
7 2 (0.47%) COBOL
7 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.24%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (0.24%) Korn
8 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.24%) RPG
8 1 (0.24%) Scala
8 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (8.04%) Degree
2 32 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 26 (6.15%) PMI Certification
5 20 (4.73%) PMP
6 18 (4.26%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.89%) APMP
8 8 (1.89%) ISEB
9 5 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.95%) ACCA
10 4 (0.95%) CIMA
10 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (0.71%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.71%) CAPM
11 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.47%) CISSP
12 2 (0.47%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.57%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.47%) SLA
2 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.24%) EMIR
3 1 (0.24%) MiFID
3 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (1.89%) Xen
2 6 (1.42%) Docker
3 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.24%) HDFS
4 1 (0.24%) KVM
4 1 (0.24%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.42%) Puppet
3 4 (0.95%) QRadar
4 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.71%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.47%) Ansible
5 2 (0.47%) Control-M
6 1 (0.24%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.24%) Graphite
6 1 (0.24%) Graylog
6 1 (0.24%) logstash
6 1 (0.24%) Oozie
Vendors
1 55 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.33%) Oracle
3 17 (4.02%) SAP
4 9 (2.13%) HP
5 8 (1.89%) VMware
6 6 (1.42%) Sybase
7 5 (1.18%) Cisco
7 5 (1.18%) Citrix
7 5 (1.18%) Hyperion
7 5 (1.18%) Rackspace
7 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.95%) ArcSight
8 4 (0.95%) IBM
8 4 (0.95%) Splunk
8 4 (0.95%) Teradata
9 3 (0.71%) Google
9 3 (0.71%) Informatica
9 3 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.71%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.47%) hybris
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