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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 111 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 31 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 1.31% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.72% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 12
Average daily rate
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£441 £340 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £18.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+84.00% -29.90%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2363 2263 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.76% 75.81% 70.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1509 904
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 118 63
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.84 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +23.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Somerset +19 9 £470 +29.65% 2
Wiltshire -7 9 £455 +15.18% 2
Bristol -9 5 £275 +10.00% 3
Dorset - 4 £450 - 2
Gloucestershire -2 2 £373 +14.61% 1
Devon -9 1 £600 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 24 (36.92%) Project Management
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 18 (27.69%) PRINCE2
4 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
5 12 (18.46%) MS Project
6 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 10 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 10 (15.38%) Change Control
7 9 (13.85%) Change Management
7 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.77%) SAP
8 7 (10.77%) Degree
8 7 (10.77%) Quantitative Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) Information Governance
8 7 (10.77%) Qualitative Analysis
9 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (9.23%) Cutover Planning
9 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (7.69%) DV Cleared
11 4 (6.15%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (6.15%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.54%) CMS
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Project
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Sage 1000
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
1 1 (1.54%) PaaS
1 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) LAN
1 1 (1.54%) WAN
1 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.54%) DNS
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
1 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.62%) Pentaho
3 3 (4.62%) QlikView
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) OLTP
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Local Government
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Consultant
3 6 (9.23%) Cutover Manager
4 5 (7.69%) SAP Cutover Manager
4 5 (7.69%) SAP Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Project Planner
5 3 (4.62%) Architect
5 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.62%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.08%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Project Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.08%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (1.54%) Project Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (1.54%) Technical Manager
7 1 (1.54%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Middleware
1 2 (3.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) XSD
2 1 (1.54%) WSDL
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) SOAP
2 1 (1.54%) WinForms
2 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.54%) Java EE
2 1 (1.54%) JSON
2 1 (1.54%) WCF
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) NHS
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Economics
5 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.54%) DTV
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) VME
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Project Management
2 18 (27.69%) PRINCE2
3 10 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.38%) Change Control
4 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.85%) Change Management
5 7 (10.77%) Quantitative Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) Qualitative Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) Information Governance
6 6 (9.23%) Cutover Planning
6 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
6 6 (9.23%) ITIL
7 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.15%) Time Management
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C#
2 1 (1.54%) C++
2 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) Degree
4 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CISSP
6 1 (1.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) P3O
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) SAP
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.62%) Cognos
3 3 (4.62%) Tableau
3 3 (4.62%) Birst
4 2 (3.08%) Sage
4 2 (3.08%) OpenText
5 1 (1.54%) ICL
5 1 (1.54%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.54%) F5
5 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.54%) McAfee
5 1 (1.54%) Niku
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Nokia
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