The table below looks at the statistics for Time Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Time Management over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Time Management
Rank 116 115 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing Time Management 32 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.89% 0.67% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.93% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £211 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.67 £11.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.63 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -59.93%
Time Management
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
2697 2048 1649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.77% 72.27% 70.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1047 809
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 128 80
Average hourly rate £41.00 £31.56 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.58 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Time Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Time Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Time Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Time Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Time Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Time Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Time Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Time Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Time Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Time Management across the North West region.

Time Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Time Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Time Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 17 £400 +23.07% 12
Cheshire 0 9 - - 9
Lancashire -3 3 £450 +112.62% 5
Merseyside -14 3 £415 - 4
Time Management
England

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Time Management 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 Time Management.

1 22 (29.73%) Project Management
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 20 (27.03%) Windows
3 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
6 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
6 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
7 10 (13.51%) Oracle
7 10 (13.51%) Banking
8 9 (12.16%) Migration
8 9 (12.16%) Degree
8 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.16%) HP
9 8 (10.81%) Java
10 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
10 7 (9.46%) HTML
10 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
10 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
11 6 (8.11%) Service Management
11 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
11 6 (8.11%) C#
11 6 (8.11%) Linux
11 6 (8.11%) MS Project
11 6 (8.11%) CSS
11 6 (8.11%) ITIL

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Time Management 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 Time Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.76%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) Documentum
2 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.35%) Moodle
5 1 (1.35%) SAS
5 1 (1.35%) LiveLink
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Project
3 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 5 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.35%) Doxygen
5 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.35%) SPSS
5 1 (1.35%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.05%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.05%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.70%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.35%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) DHCP
1 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.05%) DNS
1 3 (4.05%) NetScaler
2 2 (2.70%) Intranet
2 2 (2.70%) LAN
2 2 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) VPN
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.41%) BODI
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (2.70%) Cognos Transformer
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) QlikView
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
1 3 (4.05%) Fiddler
1 3 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.35%) Moq
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Local Government
3 2 (2.70%) Legal
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.81%) Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Test Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Release Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.05%) Trainer
6 3 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.05%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Java Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) HTML
2 6 (8.11%) CSS
3 4 (5.41%) .NET
3 4 (5.41%) jQuery
4 3 (4.05%) Application Packaging
5 2 (2.70%) Flash
5 2 (2.70%) Middleware
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.35%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.35%) MDX
6 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Statistics
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 3 (4.05%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.35%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.35%) PMI
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) VLE
6 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.11%) Linux
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.41%) UNIX
5 4 (5.41%) HPUX
5 4 (5.41%) Solaris
6 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.35%) CentOS
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) Project Management
2 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.16%) Migration
3 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
3 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.11%) Service Management
5 6 (8.11%) ITIL
5 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
6 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.76%) Change Management
6 5 (6.76%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.41%) Workflow
7 4 (5.41%) Logistics
7 4 (5.41%) Refactoring
7 4 (5.41%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.41%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Java
2 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.11%) C#
4 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.41%) SQL
6 3 (4.05%) VBScript
6 3 (4.05%) Perl
6 3 (4.05%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) VBA
8 1 (1.35%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) R
8 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.16%) Degree
3 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) MCSE
4 3 (4.05%) ISEB
4 3 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.05%) CCEA
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.05%) CCEE
4 3 (4.05%) CCIA
4 3 (4.05%) MCITP
5 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PMP
6 1 (1.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) XenApp
2 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.05%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Oracle
3 9 (12.16%) HP
4 5 (6.76%) VMware
4 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.41%) SAP
5 4 (5.41%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) Compuware
5 4 (5.41%) Citrix
5 4 (5.41%) F5
6 3 (4.05%) Wyse
6 3 (4.05%) AppSense
7 2 (2.70%) Cognos
8 1 (1.35%) Siebel
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) Adobe
8 1 (1.35%) Imperva
8 1 (1.35%) Informatica
8 1 (1.35%) Remedy
8 1 (1.35%) Tableau
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