The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 43 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.22% 0.29% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.36% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate £587 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.60 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+73.63% -44.17%
Project Planning
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 274 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.31% 80.35% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 177 115
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% -12.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Sheffield -6 6 £587 +11.80% 1
Project Planning
Yorkshire

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) Splunk
1 5 (62.50%) ArcSight
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Metrics
1 5 (62.50%) QRadar
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) SAS
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (12.50%) SAS EBI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) SOC Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (12.50%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) ArcSight
1 5 (62.50%) Splunk
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft