The table below looks at the statistics for Critical Path Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Critical Path Analysis
Rank 616 610 598
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 23 47 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.081% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.10% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 19
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £277 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £466 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+28.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
44128 46836 44243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.32% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 30462 27410
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1273 1191
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Critical Path Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Critical Path Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

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

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Critical Path Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Critical Path Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Critical Path Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Critical Path Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Critical Path Analysis
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -15 23 £425 +6.25% 6
London -6 15 £425 +1.49% 3
Croydon -8 4 £325 -35.00%
City of London +37 2 - - 1
South West +11 2 £475 -13.63% 1
North West +8 2 £331 -26.38% 1
South East +1 2 £308 -12.14% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £475 -
Berkshire +9 1 - -
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Warwickshire -11 1 £400 +28.00%
West Midlands -34 1 £400 +28.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £308 -
Fareham - 1 £308 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £475 -
Merseyside - 1 £188 -

Critical Path Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis.

1 31 (55.36%) Project Management
2 29 (51.79%) MS Project
3 24 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 23 (41.07%) Finance
5 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
6 16 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
9 12 (21.43%) Dependency Management
10 11 (19.64%) Programme Management
11 9 (16.07%) Change Management
11 9 (16.07%) Migration
12 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 8 (14.29%) MS Visio
12 8 (14.29%) Project Governance
12 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
13 6 (10.71%) Coaching
13 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
14 5 (8.93%) Quality Management
14 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (8.93%) CTI
14 5 (8.93%) PRINCE
14 5 (8.93%) MS Office
14 5 (8.93%) Change Control
14 5 (8.93%) Degree
15 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing

Critical Path Analysis
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 29 (51.79%) MS Project
2 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
3 8 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (8.93%) MS Office
6 1 (1.79%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Primavera
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) CTI
2 4 (7.14%) LAN
2 4 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.86%) Project Planner
3 8 (14.29%) PMO Planner
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Portfolio Planner
4 5 (8.93%) Programme Planner
5 4 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Programme Office Support
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) PMO Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.79%) IT Technical Manager
8 1 (1.79%) PMO Coordinator
8 1 (1.79%) PMO Lead
8 1 (1.79%) PMO Planning Manager
8 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Programme Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) IPTV
4 1 (1.79%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Project Management
2 24 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 16 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 12 (21.43%) Dependency Management
5 11 (19.64%) Programme Management
6 9 (16.07%) Change Management
6 9 (16.07%) Migration
7 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.29%) Project Governance
8 6 (10.71%) Coaching
8 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.93%) Change Control
9 5 (8.93%) PRINCE
9 5 (8.93%) Quality Management
9 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 4 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (5.36%) Presales
11 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) C#
1 1 (1.79%) Java
1 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.79%) SQL
1 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
1 1 (1.79%) VB
1 1 (1.79%) VBA
1 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.57%) APMP
5 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) PgMP
6 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) HP
2 2 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Facebook
3 1 (1.79%) IFS
3 1 (1.79%) WorldPay
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