The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Shropshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 13 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.13% 1.00% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 2.27% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £423 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.09 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-18.51% -16.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 44 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 74.36% 44.00% 67.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 19 50
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £34.32 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Planning
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Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 (57.14%) ClearCase
1 4 (57.14%) Documentum
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) ClearQuest
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) BEA
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (28.57%) CA Gen
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Economics
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Pega
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (57.14%) Documentum
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
1 4 (57.14%) ClearQuest
2 2 (28.57%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Software Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Informatica
2 2 (28.57%) BEA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Pega