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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 57 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.18% 1.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate £375 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.82% -2.85%
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
436 384 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.85% 78.53% 61.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 266 115
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £7.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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
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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
1 5 (71.43%) Splunk
1 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Metrics
1 5 (71.43%) QRadar
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SAS EBI
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (14.29%) SAS EBI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) SOC Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Operational Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
1 5 (71.43%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft