The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 74 54 81
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 13 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 2.07% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 2.99% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Average daily rate £355 £375 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +110.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £255 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £415 £196
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £359 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +87.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
975 670 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.01% 69.29% 65.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 328 428
Average daily rate £365 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 46 48
Average hourly rate £16.63 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.90% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.90 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.31 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Manchester region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 £310 - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning.

1 14 (45.16%) Project Management
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) CRM
4 6 (19.35%) Billing
5 5 (16.13%) Change Control
5 5 (16.13%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) Windows
6 4 (12.90%) ERP
6 4 (12.90%) ISEB
6 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (12.90%) Force.com
6 4 (12.90%) Visualforce
6 4 (12.90%) Apex Code
6 4 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
7 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
7 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) MS Project
7 3 (9.68%) SAP
7 3 (9.68%) Firewall

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.45%) NGN
2 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) QlikView
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planner
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Web Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Implementation Manager
7 1 (3.23%) PMO Lead
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Visualforce
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) XSL
3 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 6 (19.35%) CRM
3 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) Change Management
4 5 (16.13%) Change Control
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.45%) V-Model
7 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.23%) BPEL
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Facility Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Apex Code
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
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