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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 24 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.62% 0.64% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 0.75% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £420 - £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +108.33%
Project Planning
West Midlands

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
187 133 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 84.62% 85.26% 62.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 87 54
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £420 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.35 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.91% -39.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stafford - 7 £510 -
Project Planning
West Midlands

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) CESG
1 7 (58.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) IPsec
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) CCDP
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) IPsec
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) OSPF
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) HDInsight
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Azure Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Project Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Facilities Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) CESG
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCDP
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) XenApp
1 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Dell
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper