The first table below looks at the demand for Demand Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 West 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 132 118 144
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.043% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.061% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Average daily rate £525 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -30.00%
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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2517 1651 2549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.68% 70.20% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1030 1522
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 61 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.30 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £40.00
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 West

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

Demand Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Demand Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Demand Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Demand Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Demand Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Demand Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
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Vacancies
Wiltshire - 8 £563 -
Demand Management
England

Demand Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (26.67%) Competitor Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (13.33%) LTE
6 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (13.33%) GPRS
6 2 (13.33%) GSM
6 2 (13.33%) SMS
6 2 (13.33%) UMTS
6 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.67%) ATM
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.67%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) GPRS
1 2 (13.33%) GSM
1 2 (13.33%) SMS
1 2 (13.33%) UMTS
1 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
1 2 (13.33%) LTE
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Competitor Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow