The first table below looks at the demand for Budget Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 24 April 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Budget Control
Rank 212 229 238
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 27 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 10
Average daily rate £400 £301 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.89% -11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £316 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+21.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6617 5926 6997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.86% 70.61% 65.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3692 3097 3330
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 251 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Budget Control
England

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 9 £400 - 1
Surrey -3 6 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £400 -
Berkshire -10 4 £475 +57.80% 1
East Sussex - 1 £225 -
Budget Control
England

Budget Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Budget Control 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 Budget Control.

1 39 (68.42%) Project Management
2 36 (63.16%) Finance
3 27 (47.37%) PRINCE2
4 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (35.09%) Migration
6 17 (29.82%) Windows
7 16 (28.07%) SharePoint
7 16 (28.07%) VMware
7 16 (28.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (26.32%) Citrix
9 12 (21.05%) SAN
9 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 12 (21.05%) SCCM
9 12 (21.05%) SCOM
9 12 (21.05%) Hyper-V
9 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
11 9 (15.79%) Project Planning
12 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.04%) MS Project
12 8 (14.04%) Change Control
13 7 (12.28%) MS Office
13 7 (12.28%) Resource Management
14 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
15 5 (8.77%) Scrum
16 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
16 4 (7.02%) Italian Language
16 4 (7.02%) QA

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Budget Control 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 Budget Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (28.07%) SharePoint
2 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Project
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
3 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) TestDirector
General
1 36 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Italian Language
3 3 (5.26%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.54%) Technical Project Manager
2 10 (17.54%) Technical Manager
3 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Software Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Junior Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Junior
9 1 (1.75%) Coordinator
9 1 (1.75%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) J2EE
1 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) PMI
2 3 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Project Management
2 27 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (35.09%) Migration
5 9 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.04%) Change Control
7 7 (12.28%) Resource Management
8 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.77%) Scrum
10 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.02%) Change Management
10 4 (7.02%) ITIL
10 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (7.02%) Time Management
10 4 (7.02%) Performance Management
11 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (7.02%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) VCP5
4 1 (1.75%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) SCCM
1 12 (21.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) VMware
2 15 (26.32%) Citrix
3 3 (5.26%) NetApp
3 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) EMC
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Intel
5 1 (1.75%) Lotus
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