The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Planview
Rank 561 544 524
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Contract jobs citing Planview 27 12 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.025% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.053% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 50
Average daily rate £425 £363 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £326 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £502 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £469
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25864 22521 27823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.91% 47.12% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14483 11975 14185
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1187 1343
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £40.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 17 April 2014.

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 18 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -23 22 £425 +21.42% 3
South East -6 12 £438 - 2
Surrey -5 7 £450 - 2
Hertfordshire -3 5 £330 +46.66%
East of England -27 5 £330 +46.66% 1
Guildford -1 3 £425 - 1
Rickmansworth +3 2 £330 +46.66%
Scotland -17 1 - -
Edinburgh -25 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £438 -
North West - 1 £330 -
Wiltshire - - - -
South West - - - -
Luton - - - - 1
Swindon - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -

Planview
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 24 (55.81%) MS Project
2 18 (41.86%) Finance
3 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
4 15 (34.88%) Project Management
4 15 (34.88%) Project Planning
5 13 (30.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (27.91%) MS Office
7 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
7 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.93%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
11 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
11 7 (16.28%) Migration
11 7 (16.28%) Quality Management
12 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
12 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (13.95%) HP
12 6 (13.95%) PRINCE
13 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
13 5 (11.63%) Degree
14 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
14 4 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
14 4 (9.30%) Data Management
15 3 (6.98%) Change Management
15 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
15 3 (6.98%) Oracle
15 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
15 3 (6.98%) MS Project Server
15 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis

Planview
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project Server
3 2 (4.65%) FileNet
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) MS Project
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
3 13 (30.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (27.91%) MS Office
5 7 (16.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Project Manager
2 13 (30.23%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Consultant
3 4 (9.30%) Forecast Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) PMO Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Data Manager
5 2 (4.65%) CRM Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.65%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Blog
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Project Management
1 15 (34.88%) Project Planning
2 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
2 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 7 (16.28%) Quality Management
4 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.95%) PRINCE
4 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
6 4 (9.30%) Data Management
6 4 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) P3O
2 2 (4.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) HP
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.33%) Cognos
5 1 (2.33%) Actuate