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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 21 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.57% - 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.60 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+73.63% -44.17%
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
99 50 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 77.95% 70.42% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 32
Average daily rate £400 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £221 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft