The first table below looks at the demand for Time 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 Time Management over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Time Management
Rank 93 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing Time Management 45 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.54% 1.39% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.96% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 23
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£375 £318 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £447 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £328 £308
% change year-on-year
+10.68% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £12.42
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 - £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 - £16.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £27.63 £14.07
% change year-on-year
+20.36% +96.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2141 1527 2081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.12% 70.76% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 989 1268
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 72 122
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.75 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.64% -41.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Time Management
England

Time Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Time Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Time 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 Time Management across the South West region.

Time Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Time Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Time Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Time Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Time Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Time Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Time Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Time Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Time Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Time 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 Time Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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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
Bristol -1 18 £320 +1.58% 4
Dorset +7 6 £425 - 9
Somerset -11 6 £275 +14.58% 2
Gloucestershire -19 6 £425 +37.09% 2
Wiltshire -15 1 £138 -62.83% 5
Devon - 1 - - 1
Time Management
England

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.43%) Software Engineering
2 24 (22.43%) SQL
2 24 (22.43%) Scrum
3 19 (17.76%) Project Management
4 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
5 17 (15.89%) Oracle
5 17 (15.89%) Automated Testing
6 15 (14.02%) ITIL
7 14 (13.08%) Windows
7 14 (13.08%) Refactoring
7 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
8 13 (12.15%) Finance
9 12 (11.21%) Java
9 12 (11.21%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2
10 11 (10.28%) Apache
11 10 (9.35%) SOAP
11 10 (9.35%) PHP
11 10 (9.35%) MS Visio
11 10 (9.35%) Service Management
11 10 (9.35%) QA
11 10 (9.35%) Kanban
12 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
13 8 (7.48%) VMware
13 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
13 8 (7.48%) ISEB
13 8 (7.48%) MS Office
13 8 (7.48%) SAP
13 8 (7.48%) Alfresco

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Time 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 Time Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.28%) Apache
2 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.48%) Alfresco
3 7 (6.54%) SAS
4 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.48%) MS Office
3 7 (6.54%) MS Project
4 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) VoIP
1 4 (3.74%) LDAP
2 3 (2.80%) NAS
3 2 (1.87%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.93%) SAN
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) IPsec
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (3.74%) DB2
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.87%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.87%) MySQL
4 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.93%) MS Access
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) FitNesse
2 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.74%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.74%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 13 (12.15%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
2 6 (5.61%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Legal
4 3 (2.80%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (14.95%) Developer
1 16 (14.95%) Analyst
2 10 (9.35%) Software Engineer
3 9 (8.41%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (8.41%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.48%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (6.54%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (4.67%) Contracts Manager
6 5 (4.67%) Administrator
6 5 (4.67%) Tester
7 4 (3.74%) Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Test Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (3.74%) Java Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Backup Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Automated Tester
8 3 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) SOAP
2 7 (6.54%) REST
2 7 (6.54%) Zend Framework
2 7 (6.54%) Web Services
3 5 (4.67%) Spring
3 5 (4.67%) HTML
3 5 (4.67%) CSS
3 5 (4.67%) J2EE
4 4 (3.74%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.74%) JSP
4 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (3.74%) Apache CXF
5 1 (0.93%) JSF
5 1 (0.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.74%) Open Source
3 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.80%) Statistics
4 1 (0.93%) CMDB
4 1 (0.93%) CESG
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.08%) Windows
2 7 (6.54%) CentOS
2 7 (6.54%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) UNIX
3 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.74%) zOS
4 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.43%) Software Engineering
2 24 (22.43%) Scrum
3 19 (17.76%) Project Management
4 17 (15.89%) Automated Testing
5 15 (14.02%) ITIL
6 14 (13.08%) Refactoring
7 12 (11.21%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2
9 10 (9.35%) Service Management
9 10 (9.35%) Kanban
10 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.48%) Test Scripting
12 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
13 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.67%) Web Development
13 5 (4.67%) Software Testing
13 5 (4.67%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.43%) SQL
2 12 (11.21%) Java
3 10 (9.35%) PHP
4 7 (6.54%) PHP5
5 2 (1.87%) ABAP
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.48%) ISEB
3 7 (6.54%) Degree
4 6 (5.61%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.74%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.87%) PMP
6 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.54%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (2.80%) SCCM
3 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.93%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle
3 8 (7.48%) VMware
3 8 (7.48%) SAP
4 7 (6.54%) Zend
4 7 (6.54%) Casewise
5 5 (4.67%) IBM
5 5 (4.67%) Symantec
6 4 (3.74%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.74%) FalconStor
7 3 (2.80%) Intalio
8 2 (1.87%) EMC
8 2 (1.87%) NetApp
8 2 (1.87%) HP
8 2 (1.87%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.87%) JBoss
8 2 (1.87%) Isilon
9 1 (0.93%) F5
9 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.93%) Juniper
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £150 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South west
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago