The first table below looks at the demand for Time 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 Time Management over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Time Management
Rank 166 200 195
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -5
Contract jobs citing Time Management 679 521 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 1.02% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.40% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 303 226
Average daily rate
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£365 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 28 60
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.88 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +57.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £10.03 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.45 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.63 £12.42
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +122.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40519 37298 40761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.05% 72.96% 70.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25042 22618 23491
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1163 1058 1467
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -

Time Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Time Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Time Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Time Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Time Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Time Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Time Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Time Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Time Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Time Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Time Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Time Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Time 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 Time Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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 +34 626 £360 +2.85% 263
London +31 285 £375 - 82
South East +34 117 £350 - 69
City of London +12 57 £350 -9.67% 27
South West 0 50 £375 +20.67% 26
West Midlands -12 50 £338 -1.60% 16
East of England -19 50 £325 +4.00% 19
Berkshire +26 43 £375 +40.84% 17
North West +12 30 £338 +2.27% 21
Coventry +5 25 £420 +211.11%
Hampshire -4 22 £275 -18.51% 4
Essex +4 21 £98 -64.92%
Scotland -41 21 £401 +18.81% 8
Buckinghamshire +7 20 £363 -0.68% 7
East Midlands +16 19 £358 -46.00% 9
Hertfordshire -9 16 £250 -23.07% 5
Manchester +3 15 £338 +37.75% 12
Reading +16 14 £425 +30.76% 7
Milton Keynes +1 14 £363 -5.22% 5
Bristol -9 14 £325 +6.55% 5
Yorkshire +3 12 £120 -54.71% 21
Edinburgh -18 12 £401 -19.80% 4
Watford -7 11 £250 -23.07% 3
East Sussex +4 10 £222 -31.60% 7
West Yorkshire +2 9 £276 +22.77% 16
Surrey -6 9 £463 +32.14% 12
Birmingham -7 9 £325 -7.14% 8
Gloucestershire -22 9 £425 +37.09% 1
Brighton - 8 £222 - 5
Dorset +10 7 £184 - 8

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 364 (28.37%) Project Management
2 362 (28.22%) Finance
3 259 (20.19%) Microsoft
4 248 (19.33%) MS Excel
5 192 (14.96%) Windows
6 173 (13.48%) Degree
7 160 (12.47%) PRINCE2
8 158 (12.31%) SQL
9 151 (11.77%) MS Office
10 140 (10.91%) ITIL
10 140 (10.91%) Change Management
11 129 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
12 126 (9.82%) SAP
13 119 (9.28%) Retail
14 110 (8.57%) Banking
15 108 (8.42%) HTML
15 108 (8.42%) Oracle
15 108 (8.42%) Manufacturing
16 106 (8.26%) Security Cleared
17 96 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
18 89 (6.94%) E-Commerce
19 88 (6.86%) Java
20 81 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
21 80 (6.24%) QA
21 80 (6.24%) Active Directory
21 80 (6.24%) Migration
22 77 (6.00%) Scrum
23 74 (5.77%) CSS
24 73 (5.69%) MS Project
25 71 (5.53%) Management Information System

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Time 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 Time Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 28 (2.18%) WebSphere
3 25 (1.95%) CMS
4 18 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.33%) IBM Notes
6 16 (1.25%) Apache
7 14 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (1.01%) IIS
9 12 (0.94%) SAS
10 11 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.62%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.62%) Alfresco
12 8 (0.62%) Lync
13 7 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.39%) WebSphere Portal
14 5 (0.39%) Moodle
14 5 (0.39%) Confluence
14 5 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 248 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 151 (11.77%) MS Office
3 81 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 73 (5.69%) MS Project
5 45 (3.51%) MS Visio
6 28 (2.18%) Photoshop
7 24 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.62%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
11 6 (0.47%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.31%) PaintShop Pro
13 3 (0.23%) InDesign
13 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.078%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.078%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.078%) Maya
14 1 (0.078%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 29 (2.26%) ENOVIA
2 21 (1.64%) SAP SRM
3 15 (1.17%) SAP HR
4 14 (1.09%) DELMIA
5 12 (0.94%) SAP PM
6 10 (0.78%) SAP QM
6 10 (0.78%) SAP HCM
7 9 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.62%) TRIRIGA
9 7 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (0.55%) SAP SD
9 7 (0.55%) SAP Payroll
10 6 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.39%) SAP WM
11 5 (0.39%) Temenos T24
12 4 (0.31%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.62%) SaaS
2 6 (0.47%) PaaS
3 3 (0.23%) IaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.078%) Force.com
5 1 (0.078%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.078%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.66%) LAN
2 45 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.96%) WAN
4 33 (2.57%) Internet
5 32 (2.49%) Firewall
6 25 (1.95%) SAN
7 22 (1.71%) Network Security
8 17 (1.33%) Intranet
9 16 (1.25%) DNS
10 13 (1.01%) VoIP
10 13 (1.01%) VPN
10 13 (1.01%) NAS
11 12 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (0.78%) DHCP
13 9 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (0.70%) Wireless
13 9 (0.70%) IPsec
14 8 (0.62%) VLAN
14 8 (0.62%) SDH
14 8 (0.62%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (2.26%) SAP BW
4 28 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (2.18%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.87%) MySQL
6 23 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (1.48%) Oracle Database
8 16 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (0.86%) MS Access
10 11 (0.86%) OLTP
11 10 (0.78%) OLAP
12 8 (0.62%) DB2
12 8 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.55%) Oracle Discoverer
14 6 (0.47%) QlikView
14 6 (0.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (1.87%) JIRA
2 18 (1.40%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (1.33%) Subversion
4 16 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 16 (1.25%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.09%) Eclipse
6 13 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (0.94%) ClearCase
8 11 (0.86%) ClearQuest
9 10 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
11 8 (0.62%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.55%) JUnit
12 7 (0.55%) Maven
13 6 (0.47%) Selenium
13 6 (0.47%) ProC
13 6 (0.47%) NUnit
14 5 (0.39%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.39%) SoapUI
15 4 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 362 (28.22%) Finance
2 119 (9.28%) Retail
3 110 (8.57%) Banking
4 108 (8.42%) Manufacturing
5 55 (4.29%) Marketing
6 50 (3.90%) Telecoms
7 41 (3.20%) Legal
8 40 (3.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 32 (2.49%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.64%) Billing
10 21 (1.64%) Automotive
11 20 (1.56%) Back Office
12 19 (1.48%) Publishing
13 17 (1.33%) Retail Banking
14 15 (1.17%) Games
14 15 (1.17%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.78%) Front Office
16 8 (0.62%) Advertising
17 5 (0.39%) Law
17 5 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 264 (20.58%) Analyst
2 184 (14.34%) Project Manager
3 155 (12.08%) Developer
4 107 (8.34%) Business Analyst
5 101 (7.87%) Consultant
6 54 (4.21%) Architect
6 54 (4.21%) SAP Consultant
7 39 (3.04%) Coordinator
8 37 (2.88%) Administrator
9 28 (2.18%) Network Engineer
10 27 (2.10%) Applications Engineer
11 26 (2.03%) Designer
12 25 (1.95%) ScrumMaster
12 25 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (1.95%) Support Engineer
13 23 (1.79%) Senior Manager
14 21 (1.64%) Service Analyst
14 21 (1.64%) Data Analyst
14 21 (1.64%) Service Desk Analyst
14 21 (1.64%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (8.42%) HTML
2 74 (5.77%) CSS
3 66 (5.14%) .NET
4 62 (4.83%) Web Services
5 56 (4.36%) XML
6 51 (3.98%) jQuery
7 45 (3.51%) J2EE
8 43 (3.35%) HTML5
9 27 (2.10%) CSS3
9 27 (2.10%) SOAP
9 27 (2.10%) Ajax
10 24 (1.87%) ASP.NET
11 23 (1.79%) REST
12 21 (1.64%) XSD
13 16 (1.25%) XSLT
13 16 (1.25%) Velocity
14 15 (1.17%) Spring
14 15 (1.17%) JSON
15 12 (0.94%) WCF
15 12 (0.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.53%) Management Information System
2 42 (3.27%) Computer Science
3 22 (1.71%) PMI
4 18 (1.40%) Client/Server
5 17 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.17%) Blackberry
6 15 (1.17%) Social Network
7 14 (1.09%) Social Media
8 12 (0.94%) Statistics
8 12 (0.94%) Open Source
8 12 (0.94%) E-Learning
9 11 (0.86%) Mainframe
10 10 (0.78%) SCORM
10 10 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.62%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.62%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.55%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.55%) Clustering
12 7 (0.55%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 192 (14.96%) Windows
2 52 (4.05%) UNIX
3 50 (3.90%) Windows 7
4 45 (3.51%) Linux
5 43 (3.35%) Windows XP
6 26 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.40%) Android
9 16 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.17%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.55%) Solaris
11 7 (0.55%) AIX
12 6 (0.47%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.47%) zOS
13 5 (0.39%) HPUX
13 5 (0.39%) CentOS
14 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (28.37%) Project Management
2 160 (12.47%) PRINCE2
3 140 (10.91%) ITIL
3 140 (10.91%) Change Management
4 129 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 89 (6.94%) E-Commerce
7 80 (6.24%) Migration
8 77 (6.00%) Scrum
9 63 (4.91%) Validation
10 60 (4.68%) Service Management
11 56 (4.36%) Data Analysis
11 56 (4.36%) Business Analysis
12 55 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 54 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
14 53 (4.13%) Project Planning
15 52 (4.05%) Service Delivery
16 46 (3.59%) CRM
16 46 (3.59%) Test Scripting
17 42 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 158 (12.31%) SQL
2 88 (6.86%) Java
3 68 (5.30%) JavaScript
4 50 (3.90%) C#
5 31 (2.42%) C
6 29 (2.26%) PHP
7 24 (1.87%) PL/SQL
8 21 (1.64%) PowerShell
9 19 (1.48%) Shell Script
10 16 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 14 (1.09%) VB
12 12 (0.94%) C++
13 11 (0.86%) VBA
13 11 (0.86%) PHP5
14 10 (0.78%) Ruby
15 9 (0.70%) Perl
16 7 (0.55%) Python
16 7 (0.55%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.47%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 173 (13.48%) Degree
2 106 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 70 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 43 (3.35%) PMI Certification
5 29 (2.26%) PMP
6 27 (2.10%) ISEB
7 26 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 18 (1.40%) ISTQB
10 17 (1.33%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.33%) CCNA
10 17 (1.33%) CISSP
11 16 (1.25%) CCNP
12 14 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (0.86%) CISA
14 11 (0.86%) MCSE
15 9 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (0.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.24%) QA
2 43 (3.35%) SLA
3 17 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.47%) EMIR
7 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.31%) WCAG
7 4 (0.31%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.23%) WAI
8 3 (0.23%) BS7799
8 3 (0.23%) GxP
8 3 (0.23%) P3O
8 3 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.078%) GMP
9 1 (0.078%) GLP
9 1 (0.078%) GAAP
9 1 (0.078%) MiFID
9 1 (0.078%) Basel III
System Software
1 80 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.86%) vSphere
4 10 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.62%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.55%) VMware Server
6 7 (0.55%) XenApp
7 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.23%) NFS
8 2 (0.16%) Samba
8 2 (0.16%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.16%) XenServer
9 1 (0.078%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.078%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.078%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.078%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (1.48%) SCCM
2 8 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.47%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (0.47%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.47%) WMI
4 5 (0.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 5 (0.39%) SCOM
5 4 (0.31%) Puppet
5 4 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.23%) WSUS
6 3 (0.23%) OpenView
6 3 (0.23%) AppDNA
6 3 (0.23%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.16%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.16%) Sysprep
7 2 (0.16%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 259 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 126 (9.82%) SAP
3 108 (8.42%) Oracle
4 48 (3.74%) Cisco
5 44 (3.43%) HP
6 38 (2.96%) IBM
7 37 (2.88%) Adobe
7 37 (2.88%) VMware
8 28 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (1.95%) Citrix
10 18 (1.40%) Juniper
11 17 (1.33%) Lotus
12 16 (1.25%) CheckPoint
13 14 (1.09%) Google
14 13 (1.01%) ServiceNow
14 13 (1.01%) McAfee
15 12 (0.94%) Dell
15 12 (0.94%) EMC
16 11 (0.86%) Cognos
17 10 (0.78%) CA
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Northamptonshire
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
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Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £20 - £27 per hour + Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £120 - £125 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Burns Sheehan
Rate: £190 - £210 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Rate: £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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