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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 121 132 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 124 112 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.26% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.75% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 78 86
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£388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £287 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £135.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -32.25%
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
6655 6395 7074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.57% 71.98% 70.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3716 3487 3377
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 249 331
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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
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 Project Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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 +37 41 £450 +12.50% 9
Surrey +11 25 £375 -16.66% 6
Hampshire -26 24 £347 -13.13% 6
Buckinghamshire 0 17 £380 -15.55% 2
Oxfordshire 0 8 £318 -24.17% 1
Middlesex +2 5 £424 -9.84%
Kent -5 1 £288 -47.72%
East Sussex -7 1 - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 2
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 125 (47.17%) Project Management
2 106 (40.00%) MS Project
3 99 (37.36%) PRINCE2
4 92 (34.72%) Finance
5 69 (26.04%) MS Excel
6 58 (21.89%) Security Cleared
7 54 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (17.74%) SC Cleared
9 38 (14.34%) Telecoms
10 37 (13.96%) Change Management
11 35 (13.21%) Microsoft
12 32 (12.08%) PMI Certification
13 31 (11.70%) Risk Management
14 27 (10.19%) Oracle
15 24 (9.06%) Degree
16 22 (8.30%) PRINCE
17 21 (7.92%) PMP
18 20 (7.55%) MS Office
18 20 (7.55%) Windows
19 19 (7.17%) ITIL
20 18 (6.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 18 (6.79%) Change Control
21 17 (6.42%) SAP
22 16 (6.04%) Financial Institution
22 16 (6.04%) MS PowerPoint
22 16 (6.04%) Banking
22 16 (6.04%) Matrix Management
23 14 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
23 14 (5.28%) Java
23 14 (5.28%) SharePoint

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.26%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.13%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.13%) FileNet
4 3 (1.13%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (0.75%) Drupal
5 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Documentum
6 1 (0.38%) Moodle
Applications
1 106 (40.00%) MS Project
2 69 (26.04%) MS Excel
3 20 (7.55%) MS Office
4 16 (6.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (4.91%) MS Visio
6 9 (3.40%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (1.51%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.51%) Office 365
2 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.26%) ATM
2 5 (1.89%) WAN
2 5 (1.89%) 4G
3 4 (1.51%) LAN
3 4 (1.51%) 3G
4 3 (1.13%) Firewall
5 2 (0.75%) DNS
5 2 (0.75%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.75%) MPLS
6 1 (0.38%) VLAN
6 1 (0.38%) IPsec
6 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) OSPF
6 1 (0.38%) BGP
6 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.38%) SSL
6 1 (0.38%) DVB
6 1 (0.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.53%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.26%) Apache Hive
3 6 (2.26%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.26%) RapidMiner
3 6 (2.26%) Couchbase
3 6 (2.26%) HBase
3 6 (2.26%) Big Data
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.26%) DB2
3 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.51%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 92 (34.72%) Finance
2 38 (14.34%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.04%) Financial Institution
3 16 (6.04%) Banking
4 10 (3.77%) Retail
5 9 (3.40%) Spanish Language
6 7 (2.64%) Legal
7 6 (2.26%) Marketing
8 5 (1.89%) Electronics
8 5 (1.89%) Advertising
8 5 (1.89%) Publishing
9 3 (1.13%) Local Government
9 3 (1.13%) Billing
9 3 (1.13%) Games
9 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.38%) Military
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 113 (42.64%) Project Manager
2 31 (11.70%) Analyst
3 18 (6.79%) Project Officer
4 17 (6.42%) Project Support Officer
4 17 (6.42%) Architect
5 14 (5.28%) Business Analyst
6 13 (4.91%) Project Planner
7 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (4.53%) Coordinator
8 11 (4.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 8 (3.02%) Senior Manager
9 8 (3.02%) Developer
9 8 (3.02%) Programme Manager
9 8 (3.02%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (2.26%) PMO Analyst
10 6 (2.26%) Technical Architect
10 6 (2.26%) Data Architect
10 6 (2.26%) Project Analyst
10 6 (2.26%) Business Project Manager
10 6 (2.26%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.89%) HTML
1 5 (1.89%) .NET
1 5 (1.89%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (1.51%) HTML5
3 3 (1.13%) CSS
3 3 (1.13%) XML
4 2 (0.75%) jQuery
4 2 (0.75%) DHTML
4 2 (0.75%) J2EE
4 2 (0.75%) DOM
4 2 (0.75%) XSLT
4 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.75%) Flash
4 2 (0.75%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.75%) Ajax
5 1 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.38%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.38%) Middleware
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
5 1 (0.38%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.53%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.15%) PMI
2 11 (4.15%) Economics
3 10 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.02%) Data Integration
4 8 (3.02%) Open Source
5 4 (1.51%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.51%) Social Media
5 4 (1.51%) FMCG
6 3 (1.13%) DTV
6 3 (1.13%) Xbox
6 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.75%) CMDB
7 2 (0.75%) NHS
7 2 (0.75%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.75%) PKI
8 1 (0.38%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.55%) Windows
2 13 (4.91%) Windows 7
3 11 (4.15%) Linux
4 4 (1.51%) Android
4 4 (1.51%) UNIX
5 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.38%) zOS
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (47.17%) Project Management
2 99 (37.36%) PRINCE2
3 54 (20.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (13.96%) Change Management
5 31 (11.70%) Risk Management
6 22 (8.30%) PRINCE
7 19 (7.17%) ITIL
8 18 (6.79%) Change Control
9 16 (6.04%) Matrix Management
10 14 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (5.28%) Data Modelling
11 13 (4.91%) Supplier Management
11 13 (4.91%) Programme Management
12 12 (4.53%) Budget Control
12 12 (4.53%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.15%) ERP
13 11 (4.15%) Dependency Management
14 10 (3.77%) Migration
15 9 (3.40%) CRM
16 8 (3.02%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.28%) Java
2 8 (3.02%) SQL
3 7 (2.64%) Perl
3 7 (2.64%) C
4 6 (2.26%) R
4 6 (2.26%) Python
4 6 (2.26%) C++
5 4 (1.51%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.13%) C#
7 2 (0.75%) PHP
7 2 (0.75%) VBScript
7 2 (0.75%) VB
8 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (21.89%) Security Cleared
2 47 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 32 (12.08%) PMI Certification
4 24 (9.06%) Degree
5 21 (7.92%) PMP
6 18 (6.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (4.53%) DV Cleared
7 12 (4.53%) ISEB
8 5 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.51%) APMP
9 4 (1.51%) MCP
10 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.38%) CIMA
11 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.38%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) P3O
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.38%) XenApp
4 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.53%) SCCM
2 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.19%) Oracle
3 17 (6.42%) SAP
4 9 (3.40%) Planview
5 7 (2.64%) HP
6 6 (2.26%) Tableau
6 6 (2.26%) Cloudera
6 6 (2.26%) Sybase
6 6 (2.26%) Primavera
7 3 (1.13%) Alias
7 3 (1.13%) Citrix
8 2 (0.75%) ArcSight
8 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco
8 2 (0.75%) IBM
8 2 (0.75%) JDA
8 2 (0.75%) VMware
9 1 (0.38%) Aquila
9 1 (0.38%) Huawei
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