The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 27 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.32% 2.17% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.70% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £200 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.51% -13.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.85 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+64.11% -40.93%
Project Planning
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 148 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 80.13% 80.43% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 102 87
Average daily rate £351 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.84% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £584
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 15
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) SAP HR
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HR
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) HR Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) HR Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HR Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HR Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft