The table below looks at the statistics for Budget Control skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Budget Control
Rank 558 494 523
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +29
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 42 87 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.17% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 77 26
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£413 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £261 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £560 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £333 £388
% change year-on-year
+23.08% -14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42487 38184 36396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.65% 73.77% 71.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27602 23709 21229
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1158 1464
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Budget Control Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Budget Control
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Budget Control within the UK.

Budget Control Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Budget Control
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Budget Control within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Budget Control Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Budget Control
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control within the UK.

Budget Control Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Budget Control
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
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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
England -88 41 £419 +11.66% 9
London -1 24 £430 -14.00% 2
South East -46 9 £413 +37.50% 4
City of London +28 8 - -
North West +5 3 £450 +28.57% 1
East of England -7 3 - -
Crawley +5 2 £413 +10.00% 2
Berkshire -2 2 £501 +115.26%
West Sussex -2 2 £413 +10.00% 3
Manchester -9 2 £450 +28.57%
Surrey -14 2 £395 +31.66%
East Sussex - 2 - -
Yorkshire -10 1 £398 +16.91% 1
Wiltshire -18 1 £350 -12.50% 1
Scotland -19 1 £396 -20.80%
South West -30 1 £350 -12.50% 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £406 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Preston - - - -
Reading - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Northampton - - - -

Budget Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Budget Control 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 Budget Control.

1 52 (52.53%) Project Management
2 46 (46.46%) Finance
2 46 (46.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (29.29%) PRINCE2
3 29 (29.29%) Project Planning
4 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (12.12%) Change Management
7 11 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 11 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 10 (10.10%) Advertising
9 9 (9.09%) Scrum
10 8 (8.08%) Migration
10 8 (8.08%) Windows
11 7 (7.07%) MS Office
11 7 (7.07%) Coaching
11 7 (7.07%) Time Management
11 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (7.07%) Change Control
11 7 (7.07%) Demand Management
12 6 (6.06%) Business Transformation
12 6 (6.06%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.06%) Marketing
12 6 (6.06%) Web Services
12 6 (6.06%) UML
12 6 (6.06%) Java
12 6 (6.06%) MS Project
12 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
12 6 (6.06%) SOA
12 6 (6.06%) ITIL

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Budget Control 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 Budget Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) Apache
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.01%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Office
2 6 (6.06%) MS Project
2 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) VoIP
1 2 (2.02%) WAN
1 2 (2.02%) SAN
2 1 (1.01%) Wireless
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.01%) LAN
2 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Big Data
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.01%) Triplestore
2 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) YouTrack
2 1 (1.01%) Selenium
2 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
General
1 46 (46.46%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Advertising
3 6 (6.06%) Marketing
3 6 (6.06%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.02%) Electronics
6 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.02%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (56.57%) Project Manager
2 11 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (10.10%) Business Manager
3 10 (10.10%) Business Project Manager
4 8 (8.08%) Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Designer
5 6 (6.06%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (5.05%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Solvency II Project Manager
7 4 (4.04%) SOA Designer
7 4 (4.04%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Resource Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Project Officer
8 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Project Support Officer
8 3 (3.03%) Consultant
9 2 (2.02%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) Web Services
2 4 (4.04%) XML
2 4 (4.04%) J2EE
2 4 (4.04%) Middleware
3 2 (2.02%) .NET
4 1 (1.01%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.03%) Video on Demand
2 3 (3.03%) Social Media
3 2 (2.02%) NHS
3 2 (2.02%) DTV
3 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.02%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.01%) Economics
4 1 (1.01%) Derivative
4 1 (1.01%) Equities
4 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.01%) PMI
4 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.01%) User Experience
4 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.01%) Informatics
4 1 (1.01%) FMCG
4 1 (1.01%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.01%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.08%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.01%) UNIX
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.53%) Project Management
2 46 (46.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (29.29%) PRINCE2
3 29 (29.29%) Project Planning
4 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.12%) Change Management
6 11 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 11 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.09%) Scrum
8 8 (8.08%) Migration
9 7 (7.07%) Coaching
9 7 (7.07%) Time Management
9 7 (7.07%) Change Control
9 7 (7.07%) Demand Management
10 6 (6.06%) Business Transformation
10 6 (6.06%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.06%) UML
10 6 (6.06%) SOA
10 6 (6.06%) ITIL
10 6 (6.06%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) Java
2 5 (5.05%) SQL
3 1 (1.01%) Ruby
3 1 (1.01%) PHP
3 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 2 (2.02%) ISEB
3 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.01%) PMP
4 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.01%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.05%) SAP
3 3 (3.03%) VMware
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix
4 2 (2.02%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) Norkom
5 1 (1.01%) Mantas
5 1 (1.01%) Actimize
5 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.01%) Primavera
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