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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Budget Control
Rank 557 501 507
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +6
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 38 81 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 70 23
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£425 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £275 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £575 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
41096 38070 35468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.49% 73.77% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26903 23461 20857
Average daily rate £421 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1109 1170 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -66 38 £425 +20.56% 9
London +6 18 £430 -5.49% 2
South East -40 11 £413 +37.50% 5
Crawley +5 4 £413 -2.94%
West Sussex +1 4 £413 -2.94% 1
City of London +7 3 - - 2
East Midlands +3 3 £363 +3.57% 1
Surrey -12 3 £395 +31.66%
Northamptonshire - 3 £363 - 1
North West - 3 £450 - 1
Manchester - 2 £450 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Berkshire -9 1 £595 +110.61% 4
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - -
Wiltshire -13 1 £350 -12.50%
Yorkshire -13 1 £398 +16.91%
East of England -19 1 - -
South West -22 1 £350 -12.50%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £350 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Reading - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -

Budget Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (55.32%) Project Management
2 44 (46.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (43.62%) Finance
4 29 (30.85%) PRINCE2
5 27 (28.72%) Project Planning
6 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (15.96%) PRINCE
8 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (12.77%) Change Management
10 11 (11.70%) Advertising
11 10 (10.64%) Scrum
12 9 (9.57%) ITIL
12 9 (9.57%) E-Commerce
13 8 (8.51%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.51%) Demand Management
13 8 (8.51%) Change Control
14 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (7.45%) Coaching
14 7 (7.45%) Windows
15 6 (6.38%) MS Office
15 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
15 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
15 6 (6.38%) Quality Management
15 6 (6.38%) Migration
15 6 (6.38%) Programme Management
15 6 (6.38%) Line Management
16 5 (5.32%) Matrix Management
16 5 (5.32%) Business Transformation
16 5 (5.32%) Solvency II
16 5 (5.32%) Retail

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.06%) Drupal
2 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Office
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.32%) MS Project
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Network Security
1 3 (3.19%) VoIP
1 3 (3.19%) WAN
2 2 (2.13%) SAN
2 2 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (1.06%) Triplestore
2 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) YouTrack
2 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.06%) Selenium
2 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Advertising
3 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Marketing
4 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Games
7 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (60.64%) Project Manager
2 11 (11.70%) Business Manager
2 11 (11.70%) Business Project Manager
3 10 (10.64%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (6.38%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Programme Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (4.26%) Resource Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Solvency II Project Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Designer
7 3 (3.19%) Project Officer
7 3 (3.19%) Consultant
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.13%) Architect
8 2 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.13%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (2.13%) J2EE
2 2 (2.13%) XML
2 2 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (1.06%) Velocity
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.26%) Video on Demand
3 3 (3.19%) NHS
4 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.13%) DTV
4 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.13%) Social Media
4 2 (2.13%) Informatics
5 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.06%) New Media
5 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.06%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.06%) Equities
5 1 (1.06%) Economics
5 1 (1.06%) Derivative
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) Project Management
2 44 (46.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (30.85%) PRINCE2
4 27 (28.72%) Project Planning
5 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (15.96%) PRINCE
7 12 (12.77%) Change Management
8 10 (10.64%) Scrum
9 9 (9.57%) ITIL
9 9 (9.57%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.51%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.51%) Demand Management
10 8 (8.51%) Change Control
11 7 (7.45%) Coaching
12 6 (6.38%) Quality Management
12 6 (6.38%) Migration
12 6 (6.38%) Programme Management
12 6 (6.38%) Line Management
13 5 (5.32%) Matrix Management
13 5 (5.32%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) C
3 3 (3.19%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) Ruby
4 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.26%) Degree
3 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) APMP
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.19%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) SAP
3 3 (3.19%) VMware
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle
4 2 (2.13%) Citrix
4 2 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (1.06%) Norkom
5 1 (1.06%) Mantas
5 1 (1.06%) Actimize
5 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.06%) Primavera
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