The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.29% 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 3.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +142.42%
Project Planning
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 53 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.29% 71.62% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 32 54
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £93 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £563 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 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
County Antrim -5 6 £300 -
Project Planning
UK

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) People Management
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Blue Prism
6 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
6 1 (10.00%) Banking

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) People Management
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Blue Prism
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft