The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 35 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.99% 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£470 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.65% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £18.00 £22.09
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -18.51%
Project Planning
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 307 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 79.45% 84.34% 66.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 227 74
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 12 3
Average hourly rate £42.38 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.07% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.84 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Taunton - 5 £490 -
Street - 2 - -
Yeovil - 2 - -
Project Planning
South West

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Change Control
2 6 (42.86%) Cutover Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Birst
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (21.43%) Pentaho
4 3 (21.43%) Tableau
4 3 (21.43%) QlikView
4 3 (21.43%) Cognos
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) Back Office
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
5 2 (14.29%) Equities
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Military

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (21.43%) QlikView
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (21.43%) Pentaho
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Cutover Manager
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Cutover Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 2 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Change Control
2 6 (42.86%) Cutover Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Tableau
2 3 (21.43%) Birst