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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 149 129 116
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 124 135 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.36% 1.44% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.83% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 76
Median daily rate £388 £408 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% +25.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £326
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £28.75 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
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
7328 7361 6934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.20% 78.73% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4515 4210 3847
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 255 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -17 33 £248 -38.69% 6
Surrey +11 29 £388 +10.71% 4
Hampshire -6 28 £350 -12.50% 3
Oxfordshire -1 14 £475 -12.03% 3
West Sussex -20 7 £463 +5.71% 4
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £375 -21.05%
East Sussex +5 3 £525 +16.66%
Middlesex -3 3 £210 -47.50% 1
Kent -8 3 £950 +111.11% 1
Sussex - 2 - -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 103 (47.25%) Project Management
2 66 (30.28%) Finance
3 65 (29.82%) PRINCE2
4 52 (23.85%) MS Project
5 49 (22.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (19.72%) MS Excel
7 40 (18.35%) Degree
8 39 (17.89%) Migration
9 32 (14.68%) Microsoft
10 29 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (13.30%) Security Cleared
11 28 (12.84%) SC Cleared
12 23 (10.55%) Programme Management
12 23 (10.55%) Windows
13 22 (10.09%) Telecoms
14 21 (9.63%) Change Management
14 21 (9.63%) Oracle
15 19 (8.72%) Risk Management
15 19 (8.72%) Data Centre
15 19 (8.72%) SDLC
16 18 (8.26%) Change Control
16 18 (8.26%) SaaS
17 17 (7.80%) Unix
18 16 (7.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (6.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 14 (6.42%) Time Management
20 14 (6.42%) MS Office
20 14 (6.42%) CRM
21 13 (5.96%) WAN

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 11 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.38%) IIS
2 3 (1.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.92%) SAS
4 1 (0.46%) CMS
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 52 (23.85%) MS Project
2 43 (19.72%) MS Excel
3 14 (6.42%) MS Office
4 8 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.92%) Primavera
3 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.46%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.46%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.26%) SaaS
2 7 (3.21%) Office 365
3 5 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.83%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.96%) WAN
2 12 (5.50%) LAN
3 8 (3.67%) MPLS
3 8 (3.67%) VPN
4 4 (1.83%) ATM
4 4 (1.83%) Firewall
4 4 (1.83%) Wireless
5 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.38%) VoIP
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.92%) DNS
6 2 (0.92%) Network Security
7 1 (0.46%) 3G
7 1 (0.46%) Internet
7 1 (0.46%) IPsec
7 1 (0.46%) OSPF
7 1 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.46%) SAN
7 1 (0.46%) SSL
7 1 (0.46%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (2.75%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.92%) Big Data
6 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.92%) DataStage
6 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.92%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.92%) QualityStage
7 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.46%) MS Access
7 1 (0.46%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.46%) QlikView
7 1 (0.46%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) JIRA
1 1 (0.46%) NuGet
1 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (30.28%) Finance
2 22 (10.09%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.05%) Marketing
4 10 (4.59%) German Language
5 9 (4.13%) Back Office
5 9 (4.13%) Brand Awareness
6 6 (2.75%) Automotive
6 6 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.75%) Retail
7 5 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.38%) Banking
9 2 (0.92%) Billing
9 2 (0.92%) Electronics
9 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.92%) Legal
10 1 (0.46%) Front Office
10 1 (0.46%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.46%) Publishing
10 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (44.50%) Project Manager
2 21 (9.63%) Analyst
3 13 (5.96%) Senior Manager
3 13 (5.96%) Senior Project Manager
4 12 (5.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (5.50%) Project Planner
5 11 (5.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 9 (4.13%) Architect
6 9 (4.13%) IT Manager
6 9 (4.13%) Programme Manager
6 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 8 (3.67%) Coordinator
7 8 (3.67%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (3.67%) PMO Analyst
8 7 (3.21%) Contracts Manager
8 7 (3.21%) Security Manager
8 7 (3.21%) Security Project Manager
9 6 (2.75%) Network Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (2.75%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (2.75%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.59%) .NET
2 5 (2.29%) HTML
2 5 (2.29%) Web Services
3 4 (1.83%) J2EE
4 3 (1.38%) WCF
5 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.92%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.46%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (0.46%) jQuery
6 1 (0.46%) Middleware
6 1 (0.46%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.46%) RESTful
6 1 (0.46%) SOAP
6 1 (0.46%) WPF
6 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.72%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.13%) Digital Media
4 9 (4.13%) Social Media
5 8 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.29%) PMI
7 4 (1.83%) BYOD
7 4 (1.83%) iSeries
7 4 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.38%) Economics
8 3 (1.38%) Replication
8 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.92%) Clustering
9 2 (0.92%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.92%) Life Science
9 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.92%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.46%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.55%) Windows
2 17 (7.80%) Unix
3 13 (5.96%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.29%) Linux
6 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.92%) Android
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (47.25%) Project Management
2 65 (29.82%) PRINCE2
3 49 (22.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (17.89%) Migration
5 29 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (10.55%) Programme Management
7 21 (9.63%) Change Management
8 19 (8.72%) Risk Management
8 19 (8.72%) SDLC
9 18 (8.26%) Change Control
10 14 (6.42%) CRM
10 14 (6.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 14 (6.42%) Time Management
11 13 (5.96%) Process Improvement
12 12 (5.50%) ITIL
12 12 (5.50%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.05%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (5.05%) Project Governance
14 10 (4.59%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.05%) SQL
2 10 (4.59%) C#
3 8 (3.67%) C
3 8 (3.67%) Java
4 6 (2.75%) C++
4 6 (2.75%) Perl
5 5 (2.29%) PHP
6 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.92%) VB
7 2 (0.92%) VBA
8 1 (0.46%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.46%) C-shell
8 1 (0.46%) Python
8 1 (0.46%) Ruby
8 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (18.35%) Degree
2 29 (13.30%) Security Cleared
3 28 (12.84%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (5.50%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.21%) PMP
7 6 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.29%) APMP
8 5 (2.29%) ISEB
9 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.46%) CBAP
10 1 (0.46%) CCIE
10 1 (0.46%) CCNA
10 1 (0.46%) CCNP
10 1 (0.46%) CISSP
10 1 (0.46%) CLAS
10 1 (0.46%) HND
10 1 (0.46%) IIBA
10 1 (0.46%) MCSE
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.59%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) PMBOK
3 3 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.92%) GxP
4 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.83%) XenApp
3 4 (1.83%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.46%) Firmware
4 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.21%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.63%) Oracle
3 11 (5.05%) SAP
4 10 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (4.59%) VMware
5 9 (4.13%) Marketo
6 7 (3.21%) Citrix
7 6 (2.75%) Cisco
7 6 (2.75%) HP
7 6 (2.75%) hybris
8 3 (1.38%) Planview
9 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.92%) Cognos
9 2 (0.92%) Epicor
9 2 (0.92%) IBM
9 2 (0.92%) Informatica
9 2 (0.92%) Nokia
9 2 (0.92%) Virgin Media
10 1 (0.46%) CODA
10 1 (0.46%) Siemens
Chichester, West Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £400-425pd
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day.
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1.00 - £1000.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago