The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Middlesex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 26 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.75% 1.26% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.91% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £500 £815
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £389 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.59% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-19.51% -22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 157 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.48% 65.69% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 87 89
Average daily rate £415 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.00 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £37.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android NDK
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Aquila
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Retail

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Android NDK
1 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Aquila
1 1 (20.00%) SAP