The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 84 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 22 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 0.45% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.59% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 7
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£400 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £399 £393
% change year-on-year
-5.89% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+94.44% -12.19%
Project Planning
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1467 1009 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.33% 76.38% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 607 472
Average daily rate £395 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 46
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.00% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £370 -
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Project Management
3 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
4 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 9 (27.27%) Banking
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) Change Management
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Service Management
7 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) TOGAF
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.15%) MS Office
8 5 (15.15%) SAS
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle
9 4 (12.12%) UNIX
9 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
10 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
10 3 (9.09%) VMware
10 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
10 3 (9.09%) Windows
10 3 (9.09%) AIX
10 3 (9.09%) OLAP
10 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
10 3 (9.09%) Base SAS
10 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.03%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) OLAP
2 3 (9.09%) Base SAS
2 3 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Local Government
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.03%) Automotive
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) ICT Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Project Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) PMI
2 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Project Management
2 14 (42.42%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) Change Management
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Service Management
7 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.15%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.09%) Change Control
9 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
9 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
9 2 (6.06%) Kanban
9 2 (6.06%) Migration
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
10 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMP
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) Cacti
1 1 (3.03%) Icinga
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) CommVault
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Teradata
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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