The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
England / North East
Rank 86 75 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.55% 0.33% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.39% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £288 £484 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.46% +25.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £477 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £491 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £37.25 £21.60
% change year-on-year
-31.54% +72.47%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 761 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.24% 84.65% 69.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 497 245
Median daily rate £385 £420 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 4 £288 -
Tyne and Wear -8 1 - -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 8 (34.78%) C
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) QA
6 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) C++
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) MS Project
6 5 (21.74%) Unix
6 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (17.39%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
7 4 (17.39%) Information Governance
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Validation

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
1 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Assistant Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) E-Business Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
5 4 (17.39%) Information Governance
5 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
5 4 (17.39%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.70%) Validation
8 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.35%) Information Management
8 1 (4.35%) Logistics
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C
2 5 (21.74%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow