The first table below looks at the demand for Demand Management 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 Demand Management over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demand Management
Rank 213 214 227
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 33 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 2
Average daily rate £350 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.94% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £366 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £551 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6873 5915 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.83% 70.58% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3067 3324
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 258 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Demand Management
England

Demand Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Demand Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Demand Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Demand Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Demand Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Demand Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Demand Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Demand Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Demand Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Demand Management
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 Demand Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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 - 10 £369 -
Berkshire -10 8 £375 - 1
Oxfordshire +2 6 £331 -22.05% 2
Hampshire -5 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Demand Management
England

Demand Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Demand Management 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 Demand Management.

1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
1 12 (27.91%) Test Strategy
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 7 (16.28%) Retail
4 6 (13.95%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
5 5 (11.63%) Back Office
5 5 (11.63%) MS Office
5 5 (11.63%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
6 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
6 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.98%) Billing
7 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.98%) Banking
7 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.98%) QA
7 3 (6.98%) CRM
7 3 (6.98%) C
7 3 (6.98%) B2B
7 3 (6.98%) B2C
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
8 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
8 2 (4.65%) Solvency II

Demand Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Demand Management 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 Demand Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Back Office
4 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 3 (6.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Test Manager
2 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.60%) Programme Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Test Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Designer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Planner
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Test Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Payments Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.33%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Learning Management System
1 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
1 12 (27.91%) Test Strategy
2 6 (13.95%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (11.63%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL
4 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) B2B
5 3 (6.98%) B2C
5 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
6 2 (4.65%) Test Management
6 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Solvency II
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Remedy
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
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