The first table below looks at the demand for Demand Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Demand Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demand Management
Rank 520 513 522
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 68 50 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 32 16
Average daily rate
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£357 £509 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.92% +31.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £351 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £750 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £488 £310
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +57.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £37.25 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +122.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
- +122.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40471 37295 40749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.06% 72.95% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25021 22614 23464
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1157 1059 1464
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%

Demand Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Demand Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Demand Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Demand Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Demand Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Demand Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Demand Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Demand Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Demand Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Demand Management
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 Demand Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -14 66 £381 -25.06% 18
South East +4 27 £350 -53.33% 3
London +13 26 £351 -33.23% 9
City of London +17 10 £300 -47.82% 5
Berkshire +6 8 £410 - 1
East of England -16 7 £425 - 1
Hampshire -3 6 £363 -25.64% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £320 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £425 - 1
West Midlands -12 5 - - 2
Luton - 5 £425 - 1
Surrey - 4 £900 -
West Bromwich - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Leamington Spa - 2 - -
North West +4 1 £275 - 3
Scotland - 1 £315 -
Edinburgh - 1 £315 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £175 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £175 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Reading - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Demand Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Demand Management 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 Demand Management.

1 59 (39.33%) Project Management
2 55 (36.67%) Finance
3 30 (20.00%) ITIL
4 24 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (14.67%) PRINCE2
6 20 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 20 (13.33%) Banking
7 15 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 15 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
7 15 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 14 (9.33%) Change Management
8 14 (9.33%) Programme Management
9 13 (8.67%) Test Strategy
10 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
11 11 (7.33%) ISTQB
11 11 (7.33%) Retail
12 10 (6.67%) Change Control
12 10 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (6.67%) SAP
13 9 (6.00%) MS Office
13 9 (6.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (6.00%) Knowledge Management
13 9 (6.00%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.33%) QA
14 8 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.33%) Oracle
14 8 (5.33%) Quality Management

Demand Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Demand Management 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 Demand Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.00%) MS Office
3 4 (2.67%) MS Project
3 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.67%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) LTE
1 2 (1.33%) Intranet
1 2 (1.33%) SMS
1 2 (1.33%) UMTS
1 2 (1.33%) WCDMA
1 2 (1.33%) ATM
1 2 (1.33%) GPRS
1 2 (1.33%) GSM
1 2 (1.33%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) Wireless
2 1 (0.67%) PBX
2 1 (0.67%) RTP
2 1 (0.67%) MPLS
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) WAAS
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 55 (36.67%) Finance
2 20 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 20 (13.33%) Banking
3 11 (7.33%) Retail
4 7 (4.67%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.67%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.67%) Billing
5 4 (2.67%) Back Office
6 3 (2.00%) Law
6 3 (2.00%) Legal
7 2 (1.33%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.33%) Marketing
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (24.67%) Project Manager
2 29 (19.33%) Analyst
3 14 (9.33%) Test Manager
4 11 (7.33%) Senior Manager
5 10 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 6 (4.00%) Consultant
7 5 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.33%) Architect
7 5 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.33%) Senior Test Manager
8 4 (2.67%) Senior Architect
8 4 (2.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.67%) Coordinator
8 4 (2.67%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.00%) Resource Manager
9 3 (2.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) Web Services
2 5 (3.33%) .NET
2 5 (3.33%) JRules
3 3 (2.00%) MSMQ
3 3 (2.00%) JMS
3 3 (2.00%) SOAP
3 3 (2.00%) Middleware
3 3 (2.00%) REST
3 3 (2.00%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.33%) jQuery
4 2 (1.33%) HTML
4 2 (1.33%) XML
4 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.67%) WinForms
5 1 (0.67%) COM
5 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.67%) PMI
4 1 (0.67%) Firmware
4 1 (0.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.67%) Economics
4 1 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (0.67%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.33%) Project Management
2 30 (20.00%) ITIL
3 24 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (14.67%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 15 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 15 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 14 (9.33%) Change Management
6 14 (9.33%) Programme Management
7 13 (8.67%) Test Strategy
8 10 (6.67%) Change Control
8 10 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (6.00%) Knowledge Management
9 9 (6.00%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (5.33%) Quality Management
10 8 (5.33%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.00%) Java
2 3 (2.00%) VBA
3 1 (0.67%) Perl
3 1 (0.67%) SQL
3 1 (0.67%) C
3 1 (0.67%) C#
3 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 11 (7.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (4.67%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.67%) Degree
5 3 (2.00%) PMP
5 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.33%) CIMA
7 1 (0.67%) CCNP
7 1 (0.67%) ISEB
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) QA
2 7 (4.67%) SLA
3 2 (1.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (6.67%) SAP
2 9 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.33%) Oracle
4 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (0.67%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco
5 1 (0.67%) Remedy
5 1 (0.67%) Planview
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