The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 26 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.53% - 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.67
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 105 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.66% 77.21% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 75 40
Median daily rate £345 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% +63.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 1 £425 -
Project Planning
West Midlands

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Facilities Management
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cutover Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ERP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Facilities Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Facilities Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Transformation Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Facilities Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware