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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Critical Path Analysis
Rank 620 594 586
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -8
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 28 41 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.074% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.093% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 22
Median daily rate £400 £438 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £403 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +23.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +821.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +821.05%

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
44382 43894 42128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 79.60% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29500 28277 26434
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1050 1174 1216
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 30 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 27 June 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
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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 -17 28 £400 -8.57% 5
South East +8 10 £395 +19.69% 1
Hampshire - 7 £400 -
London -20 6 £575 +27.77% 2
South West +2 4 £475 +17.28%
Wiltshire - 4 £475 -
Berkshire -3 3 £375 -
Hook - 3 £423 -
West Yorkshire -1 2 £235 -41.61% 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £235 -41.61% 1
North West -8 2 £300 -35.13% 1
West Midlands -24 2 £363 -14.70%
East Midlands - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £363 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £360 -
Reading - 2 £375 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Slough +7 1 - -
Cheshire 0 1 £300 -35.13%
Lancashire - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £300 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £283 -
Halifax - 1 £188 -
Gateshead - 1 - -

Critical Path Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 30 (55.56%) Project Management
2 21 (38.89%) MS Project
3 20 (37.04%) PRINCE2
4 19 (35.19%) Finance
5 16 (29.63%) Project Planning
6 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
8 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 10 (18.52%) Risk Management
9 10 (18.52%) Change Control
10 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 9 (16.67%) Programme Management
10 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 8 (14.81%) Change Management
12 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (11.11%) Project Governance
13 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
13 6 (11.11%) Dependency Management
13 6 (11.11%) Quality Management
13 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 5 (9.26%) MS Office
14 5 (9.26%) PRINCE
14 5 (9.26%) Migration
14 5 (9.26%) Coaching
14 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (9.26%) Degree
15 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
15 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (7.41%) QA
15 4 (7.41%) Office 365

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 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Project
2 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.26%) MS Office
4 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.85%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) CTI
1 4 (7.41%) LAN
1 4 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) 3G
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Project Planner
3 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) PMO Planner
4 5 (9.26%) Programme Planner
5 4 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Portfolio Planner
6 3 (5.56%) Programme Office Support
6 3 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Junior
7 2 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Process Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.85%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Project Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) IPTV
5 1 (1.85%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Project Management
2 20 (37.04%) PRINCE2
3 16 (29.63%) Project Planning
4 10 (18.52%) Change Control
4 10 (18.52%) Risk Management
5 9 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 8 (14.81%) Change Management
7 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.11%) Dependency Management
8 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 6 (11.11%) Quality Management
9 5 (9.26%) Coaching
9 5 (9.26%) Migration
9 5 (9.26%) PRINCE
10 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 3 (5.56%) Presales
11 3 (5.56%) Programme Governance
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.70%) APMP
5 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.70%) PMP
5 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.85%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (1.85%) Arqiva
3 1 (1.85%) BT
3 1 (1.85%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.85%) Huawei
3 1 (1.85%) NetCracker
3 1 (1.85%) Nokia
3 1 (1.85%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Siemens
3 1 (1.85%) Telindus
3 1 (1.85%) Virgin Media
3 1 (1.85%) ZTE
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