The table below looks at the statistics for Practice Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Practice Management over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Practice Management
Rank 622 601 620
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing Practice Management 33 53 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.093% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.11% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 10
Median daily rate £375 £500 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +57.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £388 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £290 £120
% change year-on-year
+31.89% +141.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
44605 46363 44678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.11% 81.03% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 30319 27925
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1156 1285 1224
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.57 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Practice Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Practice Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Practice Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Practice Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Practice Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Practice Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Practice Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Practice Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Practice Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Practice Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Practice Management
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Practice Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 -8 32 £375 -25.00% 7
London -28 21 £370 -26.00% 4
City of London +13 7 £274 -45.15% 3
Liverpool - 5 £375 -
Merseyside - 5 £375 -
North West - 5 £375 -
East of England +11 3 £469 -
Cambridgeshire +22 2 £438 -
South East +16 2 £425 +21.42% 1
Cambridge - 2 £438 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £425 -
Kent - 2 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 £438 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £438 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -

Practice Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Practice Management 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 Practice Management.

1 37 (62.71%) Finance
2 32 (54.24%) Law
3 29 (49.15%) Legal
4 20 (33.90%) Project Management
5 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.34%) ITIL
7 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
8 10 (16.95%) SQL
8 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
8 10 (16.95%) Change Management
8 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (15.25%) Windows
9 9 (15.25%) CRM
10 8 (13.56%) ERP
10 8 (13.56%) Document Management
11 7 (11.86%) Data Analysis
11 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (10.17%) SAP
12 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
13 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (8.47%) ITIL V3
13 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
13 5 (8.47%) Release Management
13 5 (8.47%) Investment Management

Practice Management
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 4 (6.78%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) Apache
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) WebEx
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.69%) MSI
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.69%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 37 (62.71%) Finance
2 32 (54.24%) Law
3 29 (49.15%) Legal
4 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) SSRS Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.47%) Report Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Sun Support
5 4 (6.78%) Change Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Legal Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Trainer
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Transformation Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) e-Learning
2 3 (5.08%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Project Management
2 12 (20.34%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) Change Management
3 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
3 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.25%) CRM
5 8 (13.56%) Document Management
5 8 (13.56%) ERP
6 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Investment Management
7 5 (8.47%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.47%) Release Management
7 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.78%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (5.08%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) VB
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
1 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.39%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (3.39%) CISSP
2 2 (3.39%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.69%) MCDST
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.39%) RMADS
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) SAP
3 5 (8.47%) Sun
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) iManage
4 2 (3.39%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.69%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.69%) Mitel
5 1 (1.69%) OpenText
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
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