The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 24 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.29% 2.61% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 3.01% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £506 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £390 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £480 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £42.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.90% +133.33%
Project Planning
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 133 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.10% 86.93% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 98 124
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £50.78 £45.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +278.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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 Luton region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) Confluence
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft