The table below looks at the statistics for Budget Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Budget Control
Rank 151 157 139
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.14% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.18% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £343 £326 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.98% -15.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £570 £363 £390
% change year-on-year
+57.24% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.98
Budget Control
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2836 3383 2337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.38% 80.59% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 2057 1298
Median daily rate £400 £401 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +8.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 134 102
Median hourly rate £21.05 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.38% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £16.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Budget Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Budget Control Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Budget Control
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Budget Control across the North West region.

Budget Control Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Budget Control
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -8 1 £343 -14.90%
Budget Control
England

Budget Control
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control 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 West region with a requirement for Budget Control.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) PMI
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) APMP
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) PMO Lead
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Assistant Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Finance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Governance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA