The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Time Management
Rank 101 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing Time Management 43 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.34% 1.73% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.33% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 16
Average daily rate
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£315 £375 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +20.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £23.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £33.55 £27.63
% change year-on-year
-35.91% +21.44%
Time Management
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
2422 2276 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.69% 74.19% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1621 1512 999
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 107 66
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +88.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.91 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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
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 31 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 +13 18 £450 +63.63%
Wiltshire +5 7 £298 +10.69%
Devon +3 6 £325 - 5
Bristol -16 5 £313 -2.34% 4
Gloucestershire -4 4 £315 -25.88% 3
Dorset -6 1 - - 3
Time Management
England

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) HTML
2 27 (34.62%) CSS
3 26 (33.33%) SQL
4 24 (30.77%) Java
5 22 (28.21%) Web Development
6 20 (25.64%) JSP
6 20 (25.64%) Apache
6 20 (25.64%) Tomcat
6 20 (25.64%) Scrum
7 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
8 18 (23.08%) OO
9 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
10 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 14 (17.95%) C#
12 11 (14.10%) Eclipse
12 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
13 10 (12.82%) Project Management
13 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
13 10 (12.82%) UML
14 9 (11.54%) ITIL
15 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
15 8 (10.26%) MS Office
15 8 (10.26%) Windows
15 8 (10.26%) C++
15 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
15 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (8.97%) .NET
16 7 (8.97%) CRM
17 6 (7.69%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (25.64%) Apache
1 20 (25.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.28%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.26%) MS Office
3 4 (5.13%) MS Project
3 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Office 365
1 3 (3.85%) IaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) WAN
1 4 (5.13%) LAN
2 3 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.28%) HSRP
3 1 (1.28%) GLBP
3 1 (1.28%) MQTT
3 1 (1.28%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.28%) SMS
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.28%) RIP
3 1 (1.28%) SNMP
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) MPLS
3 1 (1.28%) OSPF
3 1 (1.28%) BGP
3 1 (1.28%) VRRP
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.13%) QlikView
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (5.13%) Pentaho
3 2 (2.56%) Big Data
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.56%) Capybara
3 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.69%) Military
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.28%) Law
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.85%) NAS Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) NetApp Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Service Design Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) CSS
1 27 (34.62%) HTML
2 20 (25.64%) JSP
3 7 (8.97%) .NET
4 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.13%) Web Services
6 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.85%) HTML5
6 3 (3.85%) WCF
6 3 (3.85%) jQuery
7 2 (2.56%) RESTful
7 2 (2.56%) J2EE
7 2 (2.56%) Spring
8 1 (1.28%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.28%) Java EE
8 1 (1.28%) JSON
8 1 (1.28%) XML
8 1 (1.28%) Middleware
8 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) PKI
4 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.28%) VMS
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Web Development
3 20 (25.64%) Scrum
4 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
5 18 (23.08%) OO
6 10 (12.82%) Project Management
6 10 (12.82%) UML
7 9 (11.54%) ITIL
8 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.97%) CRM
10 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.69%) SDLC
11 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.41%) MVC
12 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 3 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) SQL
2 24 (30.77%) Java
3 14 (17.95%) C#
4 8 (10.26%) C++
4 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.13%) C
5 4 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.28%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Ada
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.56%) PMP
5 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) CCIE
6 1 (1.28%) CCNP
6 1 (1.28%) CCDP
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
1 2 (2.56%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) VMware
3 4 (5.13%) Tableau
3 4 (5.13%) Cognos
3 4 (5.13%) Cisco
3 4 (5.13%) Birst
4 3 (3.85%) EMC
4 3 (3.85%) Isilon
4 3 (3.85%) NetApp
4 3 (3.85%) Symantec
5 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.28%) Brocade
6 1 (1.28%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.28%) F5
6 1 (1.28%) Talend
6 1 (1.28%) Juniper
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) SAP