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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Critical Path Analysis
UK
Rank 574 589 565
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 26 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.057% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.070% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 28
Median daily rate £400 £370 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £274 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £495 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.27 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.27 -

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
36851 41553 39200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.17% 81.71% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24406 26875 25353
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1218 1044
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 20 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +26 26 £400 +6.66% 3
London +14 14 £444 +47.91% 1
South East +18 5 £290 -27.50%
Croydon - 5 £450 -
West Midlands 0 3 £320 -26.43% 1
Hampshire - 3 £290 -
Fareham - 3 £290 -
Surrey +20 2 - -
North West +19 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire +17 2 £325 +25.00%
Yorkshire +11 2 £325 +25.00%
Guildford -3 2 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 £350 -5.40% 1
City of London -14 1 £525 +10.52% 1
Gaydon - 1 £350 -
Merseyside - 1 £450 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £325 -

Critical Path Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 33 (64.71%) MS Project
2 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
3 24 (47.06%) Project Management
4 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) Finance
6 14 (27.45%) Project Planning
7 12 (23.53%) Dependency Management
8 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
9 10 (19.61%) MS Office
9 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (19.61%) Programme Management
9 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (17.65%) Migration
10 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
11 8 (15.69%) SAP
11 8 (15.69%) CRM
11 8 (15.69%) Change Control
12 7 (13.73%) Data Migration
12 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
12 7 (13.73%) Performance Management
12 7 (13.73%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
12 7 (13.73%) ERP
13 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
13 6 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (11.76%) QA
13 6 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
13 6 (11.76%) SuccessFactors

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 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 33 (64.71%) MS Project
2 26 (50.98%) MS Excel
3 10 (19.61%) MS Office
4 6 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.96%) Primavera
3 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) 2G
1 1 (1.96%) 3G
1 1 (1.96%) 4G
1 1 (1.96%) CTI
1 1 (1.96%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Project Manager
2 11 (21.57%) Project Planner
3 10 (19.61%) Programme Planner
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Portfolio Planner
4 4 (7.84%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Transformation Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Transition Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Integration Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Integration Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Business Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) IT Manager
7 1 (1.96%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Junior
7 1 (1.96%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Fintech
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Project Management
2 14 (27.45%) Project Planning
3 12 (23.53%) Dependency Management
4 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
5 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (19.61%) Programme Management
5 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (17.65%) Migration
6 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 8 (15.69%) Change Control
7 8 (15.69%) CRM
8 7 (13.73%) Data Migration
8 7 (13.73%) ERP
8 7 (13.73%) Performance Management
9 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) Change Management
10 4 (7.84%) Project Governance
10 4 (7.84%) Quality Management
10 4 (7.84%) Resource Levelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C#
1 1 (1.96%) Java
1 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.96%) PHP
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
1 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
1 1 (1.96%) VB
1 1 (1.96%) VBA
1 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.88%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.96%) Facebook
4 1 (1.96%) IFS
4 1 (1.96%) Progress
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