The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Project Planning over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 188 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 73 164 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 1.66% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.09% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 100 84
Median daily rate £350 £397 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.88% +5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £20.75 £35.00 £66.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.71% -47.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £9.00 £27.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.15 £40.00 £105.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +106.83%
Project Planning
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
6689 7861 7146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.40% 79.64% 76.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4129 4807 3976
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £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 259 270 281
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.09 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +68.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Project Planning
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 Project Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Berkshire -26 20 £350 -17.64% 3
Hampshire -4 19 £325 -13.15% 9
Oxfordshire -5 12 £406 -
Surrey -10 7 £295 -25.31% 2
West Sussex -1 6 £475 +26.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £375 -
East Sussex -2 2 - -
Middlesex -8 1 £500 +41.64% 1
Sussex - 1 £500 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 90 (45.92%) Project Management
2 54 (27.55%) PRINCE2
3 42 (21.43%) Finance
4 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
5 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
6 37 (18.88%) Degree
7 30 (15.31%) Change Management
8 29 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (13.78%) MS Project
10 24 (12.24%) SQL
10 24 (12.24%) Telecoms
11 23 (11.73%) Migration
12 22 (11.22%) Oracle
13 21 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (10.20%) Windows
15 18 (9.18%) SaaS
16 17 (8.67%) Java
17 16 (8.16%) MS Office
18 15 (7.65%) .NET
18 15 (7.65%) CRM
18 15 (7.65%) Data Protection
19 14 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (7.14%) PMP
20 13 (6.63%) SAP
20 13 (6.63%) C#
20 13 (6.63%) Coaching
20 13 (6.63%) Office 365
20 13 (6.63%) Marketing
20 13 (6.63%) SDLC
21 12 (6.12%) Data Centre

Project Planning
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 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.02%) IIS
2 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.02%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.51%) Apache
3 1 (0.51%) SAS
3 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (13.78%) MS Project
3 16 (8.16%) MS Office
4 11 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (3.06%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.02%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.02%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.51%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.18%) SaaS
2 13 (6.63%) Office 365
3 6 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) IaaS
5 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.51%) PaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Veeva
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.10%) WAN
1 10 (5.10%) Wireless
2 8 (4.08%) LAN
2 8 (4.08%) MPLS
3 7 (3.57%) VPN
3 7 (3.57%) Wireless Security
4 6 (3.06%) Internet
5 5 (2.55%) Firewall
5 5 (2.55%) VoIP
6 4 (2.04%) Skype
7 3 (1.53%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.02%) BGP
8 2 (1.02%) DNS
8 2 (1.02%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.02%) VLAN
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.51%) Network Security
9 1 (0.51%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.04%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.51%) Big Data
5 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.51%) DataStage
5 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.51%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.51%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.04%) ClearCase
2 3 (1.53%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.02%) CA Gen
3 2 (1.02%) Gradle
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
4 1 (0.51%) NuGet
4 1 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (21.43%) Finance
2 24 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.63%) Marketing
4 11 (5.61%) German Language
5 9 (4.59%) Brand Awareness
5 9 (4.59%) Retail
6 8 (4.08%) Back Office
7 5 (2.55%) Publishing
8 4 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.53%) Automotive
9 3 (1.53%) Banking
9 3 (1.53%) Billing
9 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.02%) Legal
11 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 75 (38.27%) Project Manager
2 26 (13.27%) Analyst
3 13 (6.63%) Architect
4 12 (6.12%) Security Manager
4 12 (6.12%) Security Project Manager
5 11 (5.61%) Developer
6 9 (4.59%) Coordinator
6 9 (4.59%) Project Coordinator
6 9 (4.59%) Senior Manager
6 9 (4.59%) Senior Project Manager
7 8 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (4.08%) IT Manager
7 8 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (3.57%) Consultant
8 7 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (3.57%) Project Planner
8 7 (3.57%) Software Architect
9 6 (3.06%) Administrator
9 6 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.65%) .NET
2 12 (6.12%) HTML
3 11 (5.61%) Web Services
4 8 (4.08%) J2EE
4 8 (4.08%) XML
5 5 (2.55%) CSS
5 5 (2.55%) WCF
6 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.04%) Silverlight
6 4 (2.04%) XSLT
7 3 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.53%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (1.53%) RESTful
7 3 (1.53%) WPF
8 2 (1.02%) Grails
8 2 (1.02%) JPA
8 2 (1.02%) JSON
8 2 (1.02%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.02%) XML Messaging
8 2 (1.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.10%) Social Media
4 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.59%) Digital Media
5 8 (4.08%) Economics
6 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.55%) PMI
6 5 (2.55%) User Experience
6 5 (2.55%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.53%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.02%) Contactless
8 2 (1.02%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.02%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) FMCG
8 2 (1.02%) Social Network
8 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.20%) Windows
2 12 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.61%) Unix
4 8 (4.08%) Linux
5 3 (1.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.02%) Android
6 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) AIX
7 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (45.92%) Project Management
2 54 (27.55%) PRINCE2
3 30 (15.31%) Change Management
4 29 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (11.73%) Migration
6 21 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.65%) CRM
7 15 (7.65%) Data Protection
8 13 (6.63%) Coaching
8 13 (6.63%) SDLC
9 12 (6.12%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.61%) Data Acquisition
10 11 (5.61%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (5.61%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.61%) Pay per click
10 11 (5.61%) SEO
10 11 (5.61%) Time Management
11 10 (5.10%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 10 (5.10%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (5.10%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.24%) SQL
2 17 (8.67%) Java
3 13 (6.63%) C#
4 9 (4.59%) Perl
5 8 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.57%) C++
6 7 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.06%) PHP
8 4 (2.04%) C
9 3 (1.53%) Ruby
10 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.51%) ABAP
11 1 (0.51%) Python
11 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (18.88%) Degree
2 14 (7.14%) PMP
3 12 (6.12%) APMP
3 12 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.61%) PMI Certification
4 11 (5.61%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.04%) ISEB
8 2 (1.02%) CCNA
8 2 (1.02%) CCNP
8 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CCA
9 1 (0.51%) CISSP
9 1 (0.51%) CLAS
9 1 (0.51%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
2 5 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) GxP
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.02%) Docker
5 1 (0.51%) KVM
5 1 (0.51%) Xen
5 1 (0.51%) XenApp
5 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) SCCM
1 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.22%) Oracle
3 13 (6.63%) SAP
4 12 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (4.59%) Marketo
6 8 (4.08%) Cisco
7 6 (3.06%) VMware
8 4 (2.04%) HP
9 3 (1.53%) Informatica
9 3 (1.53%) Planview
10 2 (1.02%) BEA
10 2 (1.02%) BroadSoft
10 2 (1.02%) Infor
10 2 (1.02%) Pega
10 2 (1.02%) webMethods
11 1 (0.51%) BT
11 1 (0.51%) hybris
11 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.51%) Nokia
11 1 (0.51%) Veeam
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