The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Planview products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Planview over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Planview, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Planview
Rank 579 573 542
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -31
Contract jobs citing Planview 21 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.040% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.089% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 10
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£450 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £326 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £520 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £396 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -6.82%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25335 24686 22668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 45.32% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14466 13932 12019
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1097 1061 1208
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.81 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.90% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Planview
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Planview within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Planview Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Planview
Daily Rate Trend

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

Planview Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Planview
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Planview within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Planview Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Planview
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Planview Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Planview
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Planview within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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 historical trends)
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 -9 17 £450 +5.88% 5
London +5 10 £450 +5.88% 1
South East -12 6 £436 +5.75% 2
Edinburgh +7 4 - -
Scotland +2 4 - -
Surrey +2 4 £475 +11.76% 1
City of London +4 3 £450 -37.93%
Guildford +6 2 £436 +2.64%
East of England +2 1 - -
Liphook - 1 £375 -
Feltham - 1 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Middlesex - 1 £350 -

Planview
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Planview 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 Planview.

1 25 (47.17%) Project Management
2 24 (45.28%) Finance
3 22 (41.51%) MS Project
4 16 (30.19%) PRINCE2
4 16 (30.19%) SharePoint
5 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
6 14 (26.42%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (22.64%) Project Planning
7 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
8 11 (20.75%) MS Office
9 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
11 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
11 7 (13.21%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (11.32%) Quality Management
12 6 (11.32%) Oracle
12 6 (11.32%) Primavera
12 6 (11.32%) Resource Management
13 5 (9.43%) Open Workbench
13 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (9.43%) Niku
13 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
13 5 (9.43%) ITIL
13 5 (9.43%) Data Management
13 5 (9.43%) Banking
14 4 (7.55%) Document Management
14 4 (7.55%) Change Management
14 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce

Planview
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Planview 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 Planview. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (30.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) FileNet
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Project
2 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
3 11 (20.75%) MS Office
4 7 (13.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (9.43%) Open Workbench
6 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
7 2 (3.77%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Primavera
2 1 (1.89%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.21%) Analyst
3 4 (7.55%) Technical Support
4 3 (5.66%) Engagement Manager
4 3 (5.66%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) Project Planner
4 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
4 3 (5.66%) Systems Support
5 2 (3.77%) Consultant
5 2 (3.77%) Project Officer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (3.77%) Resource Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Programme Planner
5 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.77%) PMO Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Planview Consultant
6 1 (1.89%) Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) PMI
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.77%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.89%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Project Management
2 16 (30.19%) PRINCE2
3 14 (26.42%) Portfolio Management
4 12 (22.64%) Project Planning
4 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
7 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.32%) Quality Management
8 6 (11.32%) Resource Management
9 5 (9.43%) ITIL
9 5 (9.43%) Data Management
10 4 (7.55%) Document Management
10 4 (7.55%) Change Management
10 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (5.66%) B2C
11 3 (5.66%) CRM
12 2 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) C
2 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.55%) PMP
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
1 2 (3.77%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Niku
4 3 (5.66%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.89%) CA
5 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft