The table below looks at the statistics for Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Critical Path Analysis
Rank 245 253 235
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.094% 0.022% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.028% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.27 - £46.00
Critical Path Analysis
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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
6791 7200 6227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.38% 77.44% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3942 3316
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 232 260
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Critical Path Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Critical Path Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Critical Path Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Critical Path Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Critical Path Analysis
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 Critical Path Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire - 6 £288 -
Hampshire +4 1 £250 -16.66%
Surrey - 1 - -
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Critical Path Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis.

1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) MS Project
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 6 (37.50%) Change Control
5 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
5 5 (31.25%) Time Management
5 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (25.00%) PMP
6 4 (25.00%) Budget Control
6 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
7 3 (18.75%) Line Management
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) ISEB
8 2 (12.50%) Legal
8 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (12.50%) Process Management
8 2 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement

Critical Path Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Project
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) 3G
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Broadcast Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) BSS Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) OSS Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Planner
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Project Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
2 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
2 1 (6.25%) Project Support Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Control
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) Time Management
4 4 (25.00%) Budget Control
4 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Process Management
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.25%) V-Model
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
2 4 (25.00%) PMP
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) CBAP
4 2 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (6.25%) BT
2 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.25%) Huawei
2 1 (6.25%) NetCracker
2 1 (6.25%) Nokia
2 1 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Siemens
2 1 (6.25%) ZTE