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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
England / London
Rank 274 268 215
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -53
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 132 148 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.70% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.84% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 106 146
Median daily rate £448 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £17.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £20.35
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +84.32%

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
16153 17661 17197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.51% 84.12% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11671 12516 12421
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 206 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -9 18 £411 +4.11% 14
Croydon - 2 £500 -
Hounslow 0 1 - -
Canary Wharf -1 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 150 (44.25%) Finance
2 143 (42.18%) Project Management
3 119 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (28.02%) MS Project
5 83 (24.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 82 (24.19%) MS Excel
7 71 (20.94%) PRINCE2
8 57 (16.81%) Change Management
9 51 (15.04%) Banking
10 50 (14.75%) Microsoft
11 47 (13.86%) MS Office
11 47 (13.86%) Risk Management
12 45 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (11.50%) MS PowerPoint
14 36 (10.62%) Waterfall
15 35 (10.32%) Oracle
16 34 (10.03%) Security Cleared
17 33 (9.73%) Programme Management
18 32 (9.44%) SQL
18 32 (9.44%) Degree
19 30 (8.85%) Workflow
19 30 (8.85%) Migration
20 28 (8.26%) Scrum
20 28 (8.26%) MS Visio
21 26 (7.67%) SDLC
22 25 (7.37%) Business Analysis
23 24 (7.08%) CRM
24 23 (6.78%) QA
25 22 (6.49%) SC Cleared
25 22 (6.49%) Java

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 16 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.24%) Confluence
3 8 (2.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (2.06%) CMS
5 4 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.18%) Drupal
5 4 (1.18%) Liferay
5 4 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.18%) SAS
6 3 (0.88%) Apache
6 3 (0.88%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.59%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 95 (28.02%) MS Project
2 82 (24.19%) MS Excel
3 47 (13.86%) MS Office
4 39 (11.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (8.26%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.47%) CA PPM
3 4 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.59%) SystmOne
6 1 (0.29%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.29%) Primavera
6 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.47%) Office 365
3 4 (1.18%) GitHub
3 4 (1.18%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.77%) Firewall
1 6 (1.77%) LAN
1 6 (1.77%) WAN
2 4 (1.18%) Extranet
2 4 (1.18%) Network Security
3 3 (0.88%) LDAP
4 2 (0.59%) Internet
4 2 (0.59%) SMS
5 1 (0.29%) Broadband
5 1 (0.29%) DMZ
5 1 (0.29%) DSL
5 1 (0.29%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) PBX
5 1 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.29%) SMTP
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.29%) VLAN
5 1 (0.29%) VPN
5 1 (0.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.47%) Big Data
5 5 (1.47%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.47%) MS Access
6 4 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.88%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.88%) MySQL
8 2 (0.59%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.59%) Impala
8 2 (0.59%) Power BI
8 2 (0.59%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.59%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.29%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (4.72%) JIRA
2 5 (1.47%) Subversion
3 3 (0.88%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.88%) CruiseControl
3 3 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.88%) NUnit
3 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.29%) PhpStorm
General
1 150 (44.25%) Finance
2 51 (15.04%) Banking
3 13 (3.83%) Marketing
4 12 (3.54%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.54%) Retail
5 10 (2.95%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.65%) Front Office
7 7 (2.06%) Advertising
7 7 (2.06%) Back Office
7 7 (2.06%) Law
7 7 (2.06%) Legal
7 7 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.77%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.77%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.47%) Publishing
9 5 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.88%) Electronics
11 2 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 125 (36.87%) Project Manager
2 44 (12.98%) Analyst
3 26 (7.67%) Business Analyst
4 20 (5.90%) Architect
5 17 (5.01%) Developer
6 15 (4.42%) Project Planner
7 14 (4.13%) Support Officer
8 13 (3.83%) Project Officer
8 13 (3.83%) Project Support Officer
9 11 (3.24%) IT Manager
9 11 (3.24%) IT Project Manager
9 11 (3.24%) Programme Manager
10 10 (2.95%) Security Manager
11 9 (2.65%) Security Project Manager
12 8 (2.36%) Data Analyst
12 8 (2.36%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (2.36%) Digital Project Manager
12 8 (2.36%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (2.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 7 (2.06%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.90%) .NET
2 13 (3.83%) HTML
3 12 (3.54%) CSS
4 11 (3.24%) Web Services
5 9 (2.65%) XML
6 6 (1.77%) HTML5
7 5 (1.47%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (1.47%) XSLT
8 4 (1.18%) J2EE
8 4 (1.18%) jQuery
8 4 (1.18%) REST
8 4 (1.18%) Spring
9 3 (0.88%) RESTful
9 3 (0.88%) Silverlight
9 3 (0.88%) Velocity
9 3 (0.88%) XML Messaging
9 3 (0.88%) XSD
9 3 (0.88%) XSL
10 2 (0.59%) JSP
10 2 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.42%) Credit Risk
4 14 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (3.24%) User Experience
6 10 (2.95%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.65%) Derivative
8 8 (2.36%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.06%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.06%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.77%) FMCG
11 5 (1.47%) Digital TV
11 5 (1.47%) Economics
11 5 (1.47%) Market Risk
12 4 (1.18%) Fintech
12 4 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.88%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.24%) Windows
2 10 (2.95%) Unix
3 3 (0.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.59%) Android
4 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.59%) Linux
4 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.29%) SUSE
5 1 (0.29%) VMS
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (42.18%) Project Management
2 119 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (24.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (20.94%) PRINCE2
5 57 (16.81%) Change Management
6 47 (13.86%) Risk Management
7 36 (10.62%) Waterfall
8 33 (9.73%) Programme Management
9 30 (8.85%) Migration
9 30 (8.85%) Workflow
10 28 (8.26%) Scrum
11 26 (7.67%) SDLC
12 25 (7.37%) Business Analysis
13 24 (7.08%) CRM
14 21 (6.19%) Time Management
15 20 (5.90%) Data Modelling
15 20 (5.90%) Information Management
15 20 (5.90%) SOA
16 19 (5.60%) Project Governance
17 18 (5.31%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.44%) SQL
2 22 (6.49%) Java
3 14 (4.13%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.83%) C#
5 10 (2.95%) PHP
6 9 (2.65%) C
6 9 (2.65%) VBA
7 6 (1.77%) C++
7 6 (1.77%) VB
8 5 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.59%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (0.59%) R
10 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.29%) Perl
11 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (10.03%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.44%) Degree
3 22 (6.49%) SC Cleared
4 21 (6.19%) PMP
5 20 (5.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (4.72%) PMI Certification
7 13 (3.83%) APMP
8 7 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.18%) ISEB
9 4 (1.18%) MAPM
10 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.29%) CBAP
11 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.29%) IIBA
11 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.78%) QA
2 9 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.47%) MiFID
4 5 (1.47%) PMBOK
5 4 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (1.18%) EMIR
6 1 (0.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.29%) ISO15022
6 1 (0.29%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (1.47%) Docker
2 3 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.59%) vSphere
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
4 1 (0.29%) HDFS
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) KVM
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.06%) Ansible
2 6 (1.77%) Control-M
3 4 (1.18%) MOM
4 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.59%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.29%) SCCM
6 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.32%) Oracle
3 18 (5.31%) SAP
4 15 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.06%) Splunk
6 6 (1.77%) BMC
7 4 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.18%) Sybase
8 3 (0.88%) Adobe
8 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.88%) Cisco
8 3 (0.88%) Microgen
8 3 (0.88%) Teradata
8 3 (0.88%) VMware
9 2 (0.59%) Capita
9 2 (0.59%) HP
9 2 (0.59%) hybris
9 2 (0.59%) IBM
9 2 (0.59%) Northgate
9 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
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