The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
England / South West
Rank 77 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 62 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.29% 1.19% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.47% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 23
Median daily rate £380 £403 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £229 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +64.11%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2224 2379 2508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.31% 81.00% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1619 1637
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 120 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Wiltshire +21 36 £320 -35.95% 3
Bristol +9 8 £400 -5.88%
Devon -5 6 £500 +23.45%
Gloucestershire +2 3 £475 +18.75%
Somerset +2 2 £373 +3.47%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 49 (61.25%) Project Management
2 48 (60.00%) MS Project
3 45 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 44 (55.00%) SC Cleared
4 44 (55.00%) Finance
5 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (45.00%) Programme Management
7 33 (41.25%) SharePoint
8 30 (37.50%) MS Office
9 28 (35.00%) SharePoint Server
9 28 (35.00%) Office 365
10 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
11 14 (17.50%) Marketing
12 13 (16.25%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (15.00%) Manufacturing
13 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 12 (15.00%) SAP
13 12 (15.00%) DV Cleared
14 11 (13.75%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (13.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (13.75%) Electronics
14 11 (13.75%) PMO
15 10 (12.50%) Validation
16 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (11.25%) Risk Analysis
17 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
17 8 (10.00%) Change Control
18 7 (8.75%) Portfolio Management
18 7 (8.75%) Risk Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 33 (41.25%) SharePoint
2 28 (35.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (60.00%) MS Project
2 30 (37.50%) MS Office
3 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (13.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.25%) Primavera
3 1 (1.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Firewall
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (55.00%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Marketing
3 12 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (13.75%) Electronics
5 3 (3.75%) Legal
6 2 (2.50%) Automotive
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 13 (16.25%) Project Planner
3 11 (13.75%) Coordinator
3 11 (13.75%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 5 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Project Officer
5 4 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Support Officer
6 3 (3.75%) Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Consultant
7 2 (2.50%) Administrator
7 2 (2.50%) Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Junior
7 2 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Project Support Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Sales Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.25%) jQuery
2 1 (1.25%) WCF
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) XML
2 1 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) PMI
2 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Project Management
2 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (45.00%) Programme Management
4 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 13 (16.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (13.75%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (12.50%) Validation
8 9 (11.25%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.00%) Change Control
10 7 (8.75%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.75%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
11 6 (7.50%) ERP
12 5 (6.25%) ITIL
12 5 (6.25%) Resource Management
13 4 (5.00%) Change Management
13 4 (5.00%) Incident Management
13 4 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) C
2 2 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 44 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.75%) BC Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (3.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.50%) Degree
7 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.25%) CCNP
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.25%) CISSP
8 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) PMO
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) SAP
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) Capita
4 1 (1.25%) Northgate
4 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
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