The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 35 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.61% 1.35% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.70% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 352 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.16% 78.92% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 272 186
Average daily rate £465 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £528 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Project Planning
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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%) MS Project
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) PPP
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Niku
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project Server
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) COREP
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Project
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) PPP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) COREP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Niku