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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
England / South East
Rank 170 169 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -43
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 71 94 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 1.07% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.32% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 69 83
Median daily rate £380 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +64.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £21.60
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +73.63%

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
6221 7126 7695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.84% 81.23% 79.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3682 4405 4208
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 270 256
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire 0 19 £313 -18.56%
Surrey +10 13 £225 -52.63% 4
Berkshire +8 10 £419 - 2
Oxfordshire +3 10 £398 -20.50% 1
West Sussex -2 7 £470 -
Buckinghamshire -13 5 £430 +37.60% 1
East Sussex +5 2 £381 +117.85%
Middlesex +5 2 £220 +10.00%
Kent - 1 £455 -
Sussex - 1 £475 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 67 (45.27%) Project Management
2 50 (33.78%) Finance
3 45 (30.41%) PRINCE2
4 33 (22.30%) MS Excel
4 33 (22.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (20.27%) Change Management
6 29 (19.59%) MS Project
7 28 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 25 (16.89%) PMP
9 24 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (14.19%) PMI Certification
11 20 (13.51%) MS Office
12 19 (12.84%) Telecoms
12 19 (12.84%) Migration
12 19 (12.84%) Degree
13 16 (10.81%) Risk Management
13 16 (10.81%) Windows
13 16 (10.81%) Mentoring
14 15 (10.14%) Data Centre
14 15 (10.14%) Oracle
15 14 (9.46%) Coaching
16 13 (8.78%) Security Cleared
17 12 (8.11%) QA
17 12 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (7.43%) SC Cleared
18 11 (7.43%) Scrum
19 10 (6.76%) Business Analysis
19 10 (6.76%) SAP
19 10 (6.76%) Change Control

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 7 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.03%) Confluence
3 2 (1.35%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 29 (19.59%) MS Project
3 20 (13.51%) MS Office
4 7 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.70%) Primavera
2 2 (1.35%) CA PPM
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.68%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) Office 365
2 5 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.41%) LAN
1 8 (5.41%) WAN
2 5 (3.38%) Internet
3 4 (2.70%) SAN
4 2 (1.35%) MPLS
4 2 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (0.68%) 2G
5 1 (0.68%) 3G
5 1 (0.68%) 4G
5 1 (0.68%) ATM
5 1 (0.68%) Broadband
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) LTE
5 1 (0.68%) MVNO
5 1 (0.68%) PSTN
5 1 (0.68%) RFID
5 1 (0.68%) VoIP
5 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.03%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) DB2
4 1 (0.68%) GIS
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) JIRA
2 2 (1.35%) Gradle
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA Agile
General
1 50 (33.78%) Finance
2 19 (12.84%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.41%) Retail
4 7 (4.73%) Publishing
5 4 (2.70%) Back Office
6 3 (2.03%) Legal
6 3 (2.03%) Marketing
7 2 (1.35%) French Language
7 2 (1.35%) Military
8 1 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) German Language
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (40.54%) Project Manager
2 28 (18.92%) Analyst
3 11 (7.43%) Project Planner
4 10 (6.76%) Coordinator
5 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 9 (6.08%) IT Manager
5 9 (6.08%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (5.41%) Project Analyst
6 8 (5.41%) Senior Manager
6 8 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.73%) PMO Coordinator
7 7 (4.73%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (4.73%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (4.05%) Administrator
8 6 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) Senior Support Analyst
9 5 (3.38%) Junior
9 5 (3.38%) Network Manager
9 5 (3.38%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) Web Services
2 6 (4.05%) XML
2 6 (4.05%) XSLT
3 3 (2.03%) .NET
3 3 (2.03%) HTML
4 2 (1.35%) CSS
4 2 (1.35%) Grails
4 2 (1.35%) JPA
4 2 (1.35%) JSON
4 2 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.68%) RESTful
5 1 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.41%) PMI
4 6 (4.05%) e-Learning
4 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.70%) Learning Management System
6 4 (2.70%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.03%) User Experience
8 2 (1.35%) Social Network
8 2 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) BYOD
9 1 (0.68%) CMDB
9 1 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) iSeries
9 1 (0.68%) Life Science
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.81%) Windows
2 7 (4.73%) Linux
3 4 (2.70%) AIX
3 4 (2.70%) Unix
3 4 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.03%) Solaris
4 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.68%) VMS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.27%) Project Management
2 45 (30.41%) PRINCE2
3 33 (22.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (20.27%) Change Management
5 24 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (12.84%) Migration
7 16 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 14 (9.46%) Coaching
9 12 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.43%) Scrum
11 10 (6.76%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.76%) Change Control
11 10 (6.76%) Matrix Organization
12 9 (6.08%) Process Improvement
13 8 (5.41%) Analytics
13 8 (5.41%) Time Management
14 7 (4.73%) ITIL
14 7 (4.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (4.05%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.05%) Java
1 6 (4.05%) SQL
2 4 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.35%) C
3 2 (1.35%) C++
3 2 (1.35%) VB
4 1 (0.68%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (16.89%) PMP
2 21 (14.19%) PMI Certification
3 19 (12.84%) Degree
4 13 (8.78%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.43%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.41%) APMP
7 6 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (2.03%) ISEB
10 2 (1.35%) HND
11 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.68%) MCP
11 1 (0.68%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.68%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) XenApp
2 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.14%) Oracle
3 10 (6.76%) SAP
4 4 (2.70%) Cisco
5 3 (2.03%) Huawei
6 2 (1.35%) BT
6 2 (1.35%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.35%) Google
6 2 (1.35%) Nokia
6 2 (1.35%) Planview
7 1 (0.68%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.68%) Cadence
7 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) ComArch
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Software AG
7 1 (0.68%) Sun
7 1 (0.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) webMethods
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