The table below looks at the statistics for Budget Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Budget Control
Rank 254 250 235
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 7 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.100% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 16
Median daily rate £638 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £235 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £547 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £590 £363 £413
% change year-on-year
+62.75% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.98
Budget Control
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7029 7802 7104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.40% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4289 4775 3985
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 259 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Budget Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Budget Control Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Budget Control
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Budget Control across the South East region.

Budget Control Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Budget Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Budget Control across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Budget Control Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Budget Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control across the South East region.

Budget Control Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Budget Control
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £675 -
Berkshire +8 2 £550 +51.72%
Hampshire +11 1 £650 +79.31%
Surrey +5 1 £625 +89.39% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £525 -
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England

Budget Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control 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 South East region with a requirement for Budget Control.

1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) IPsec
4 3 (20.00%) MS Project
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) SSL
4 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) PMP
5 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) LAN

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) IPsec
2 3 (20.00%) SSL
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (13.33%) 3G
3 2 (13.33%) 4G
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (6.67%) IPv6
4 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Programme Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) HR Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Programme Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Payroll Manager
2 2 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Officer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Handset
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (13.33%) CRISC
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) IronPort
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Nokia
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) VMware