The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 23 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.68% 2.67% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.45% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £180 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.99%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
Project Planning
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 58 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 83.89% 77.33% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 51
Median daily rate £400 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Project Planning
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management