The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Time Management
Rank 183 164 199
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +35
Contract jobs citing Time Management 610 629 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.25% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.67% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 283 201
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 43 42
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.83 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.80 £39.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.36 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -57.33%

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
39834 37606 32717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.91% 74.82% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25112 22628 19457
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1043 1134 1178
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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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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 -28 524 £375 - 273
London -18 236 £375 -6.30% 73
South East 0 150 £350 - 66
City of London -7 41 £350 -26.26% 18
Hampshire 0 38 £336 -3.93% 14
Surrey +18 37 £370 -12.94% 4
Scotland +5 36 £400 +2.56% 15
Berkshire -3 31 £300 -33.33% 14
South West -51 28 £380 +8.57% 21
East of England -16 27 £463 +32.14% 23
North West -4 26 £407 +22.52% 22
Yorkshire -13 23 £375 +33.92% 29
Wales +4 20 £525 +17.97% 2
Brentford -2 20 £363 -3.33%
East Midlands +7 17 £363 -32.55% 13
Edinburgh -2 17 £400 +22.13% 9
South Wales +5 14 £525 +17.97% 2
Manchester +3 14 £400 +6.66% 11
Oxfordshire -6 14 £363 -9.14% 6
Cambridgeshire 0 13 £475 +35.71% 10
Epsom - 13 £370 -
Northamptonshire -7 12 £425 -26.08% 2
Glasgow +9 11 £375 -3.22% 6
Hertfordshire +1 11 £425 -5.55% 6
Bristol -11 11 £348 -0.71% 3
West Midlands -15 11 £413 +36.36% 22
Cardiff +7 10 £525 +54.41% 2
Bracknell +12 9 £119 -70.25% 1
North Yorkshire +1 9 £344 - 9
East Sussex 0 9 £368 +63.33% 2

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 264 (22.45%) Finance
2 258 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 256 (21.77%) MS Excel
4 222 (18.88%) Windows
5 221 (18.79%) Analytical Skills
6 219 (18.62%) Project Management
7 175 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
8 153 (13.01%) SQL
9 151 (12.84%) Security Cleared
10 122 (10.37%) ITIL
10 122 (10.37%) Degree
11 116 (9.86%) SAP
12 115 (9.78%) SC Cleared
13 114 (9.69%) Banking
14 111 (9.44%) MS Office
15 106 (9.01%) Change Management
16 98 (8.33%) SQL Server
16 98 (8.33%) HTML
16 98 (8.33%) JavaScript
17 97 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
18 86 (7.31%) CSS
19 82 (6.97%) PRINCE2
20 78 (6.63%) Cisco
21 75 (6.38%) .NET
22 74 (6.29%) CRM
23 73 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
24 71 (6.04%) Service Management
25 69 (5.87%) Oracle
25 69 (5.87%) Retail
26 66 (5.61%) Marketing

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 49 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.98%) IIS
3 18 (1.53%) MS Exchange
3 18 (1.53%) CMS
4 14 (1.19%) Apache
5 13 (1.11%) SAS
6 10 (0.85%) Drupal
7 9 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.68%) Lync
9 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.51%) Live Communications Server
10 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.43%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.34%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.34%) Documentum
Applications
1 256 (21.77%) MS Excel
2 111 (9.44%) MS Office
3 73 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (4.51%) MS Project
5 36 (3.06%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.28%) Photoshop
7 12 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.34%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.26%) SPSS
11 2 (0.17%) PaintShop Pro
11 2 (0.17%) InDesign
11 2 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.085%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.085%) FastStats
12 1 (0.085%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.085%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.085%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 25 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.28%) SAP HR
3 14 (1.19%) SAP SD
4 13 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (1.11%) SAP SRM
5 11 (0.94%) SAP WM
6 10 (0.85%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.77%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.68%) SAP CRM
9 7 (0.60%) SAP HCM
10 6 (0.51%) SAP Payroll
10 6 (0.51%) SAP MM
10 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (0.43%) SAP BPC
12 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (0.34%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.34%) RMDS
12 4 (0.34%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (0.68%) SaaS
3 5 (0.43%) Office 365
3 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.26%) HP Helion
4 3 (0.26%) Force.com
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.085%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.76%) WAN
2 54 (4.59%) LAN
3 46 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 46 (3.91%) Firewall
4 43 (3.66%) Network Security
5 25 (2.13%) DNS
5 25 (2.13%) SSL
6 19 (1.62%) SAN
6 19 (1.62%) Internet
7 17 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (1.36%) VPN
9 14 (1.19%) IPsec
10 12 (1.02%) OSPF
11 11 (0.94%) DHCP
12 10 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 9 (0.77%) VoIP
14 8 (0.68%) Intranet
14 8 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.47%) SAP BW
3 25 (2.13%) MySQL
4 23 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 9 (0.77%) MongoDB
10 9 (0.77%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.77%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.77%) DB2
11 8 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (0.68%) Cognos Query Studio
11 8 (0.68%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 8 (0.68%) Cognos Report Studio
11 8 (0.68%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 24 (2.04%) JIRA
2 13 (1.11%) Eclipse
3 9 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (0.60%) NUnit
5 7 (0.60%) Subversion
6 5 (0.43%) StarTeam
6 5 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.43%) Selenium
7 4 (0.34%) Axure RP
7 4 (0.34%) Xcode
7 4 (0.34%) Maven
7 4 (0.34%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.26%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.26%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.26%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.26%) CppUnit
General
1 264 (22.45%) Finance
2 114 (9.69%) Banking
3 69 (5.87%) Retail
4 66 (5.61%) Marketing
5 46 (3.91%) Telecoms
6 43 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 36 (3.06%) Manufacturing
8 34 (2.89%) Investment Banking
9 23 (1.96%) Legal
10 17 (1.45%) Publishing
11 16 (1.36%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.11%) Billing
13 11 (0.94%) Front Office
13 11 (0.94%) Back Office
14 10 (0.85%) Military
14 10 (0.85%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.68%) Electronics
16 7 (0.60%) Automotive
17 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 267 (22.70%) Analyst
2 131 (11.14%) Developer
3 122 (10.37%) Project Manager
4 109 (9.27%) Business Analyst
5 104 (8.84%) Consultant
6 63 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
7 48 (4.08%) Architect
8 31 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
9 28 (2.38%) Support Analyst
10 27 (2.30%) Administrator
11 26 (2.21%) Network Engineer
12 24 (2.04%) Senior Developer
13 22 (1.87%) .NET Developer
13 22 (1.87%) Front-End Developer
14 21 (1.79%) Support Engineer
15 17 (1.45%) Applications Support
15 17 (1.45%) Coordinator
15 17 (1.45%) Designer
16 16 (1.36%) CRM Analyst
16 16 (1.36%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (8.33%) HTML
2 86 (7.31%) CSS
3 75 (6.38%) .NET
4 55 (4.68%) jQuery
5 49 (4.17%) HTML5
6 48 (4.08%) Web Services
7 46 (3.91%) XML
8 38 (3.23%) CSS3
9 32 (2.72%) ASP.NET
10 26 (2.21%) Ajax
11 21 (1.79%) .NET Framework
12 15 (1.28%) REST
13 14 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (1.19%) J2EE
14 13 (1.11%) WCF
15 12 (1.02%) YUI
16 11 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (0.85%) LAMP
18 9 (0.77%) Middleware
18 9 (0.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 221 (18.79%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 48 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 43 (3.66%) User Experience
4 21 (1.79%) Social Media
5 19 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.45%) NHS
7 16 (1.36%) Clustering
7 16 (1.36%) Cryptography
7 16 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.28%) Blackberry
9 14 (1.19%) E-Learning
10 12 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 11 (0.94%) Blog
11 11 (0.94%) Statistics
12 10 (0.85%) Taxonomies
12 10 (0.85%) Market Risk
12 10 (0.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 222 (18.88%) Windows
2 65 (5.53%) Linux
3 63 (5.36%) Windows 7
4 57 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (4.76%) UNIX
6 44 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (2.81%) Windows XP
8 23 (1.96%) Apple iOS
9 22 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.02%) Android
11 10 (0.85%) Windows Vista
12 8 (0.68%) Solaris
13 7 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.51%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.43%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.34%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.34%) CentOS
16 4 (0.34%) HPUX
17 3 (0.26%) FreeBSD
18 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (18.62%) Project Management
2 175 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (10.37%) ITIL
4 106 (9.01%) Change Management
5 97 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 82 (6.97%) PRINCE2
7 74 (6.29%) CRM
8 71 (6.04%) Service Management
9 63 (5.36%) Service Delivery
10 62 (5.27%) Migration
11 55 (4.68%) E-Commerce
12 46 (3.91%) Business Analysis
13 44 (3.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 43 (3.66%) OO
15 42 (3.57%) Scrum
16 39 (3.32%) B2B
17 38 (3.23%) Asset Management
17 38 (3.23%) Incident Management
18 37 (3.15%) Data Analysis
18 37 (3.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 153 (13.01%) SQL
2 98 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 59 (5.02%) Java
4 54 (4.59%) C#
5 31 (2.64%) C
6 23 (1.96%) PHP
7 22 (1.87%) T-SQL
7 22 (1.87%) Shell Script
8 21 (1.79%) Perl
9 17 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 16 (1.36%) C++
11 15 (1.28%) VBA
12 13 (1.11%) Python
13 11 (0.94%) PHP5
14 7 (0.60%) VB
14 7 (0.60%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.51%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.51%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.43%) ActionScript
16 5 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 151 (12.84%) Security Cleared
2 122 (10.37%) Degree
3 115 (9.78%) SC Cleared
4 51 (4.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (2.98%) DV Cleared
6 29 (2.47%) MCSE
7 28 (2.38%) PMI Certification
8 26 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (2.13%) PMP
10 22 (1.87%) ISEB
11 18 (1.53%) MCTS
12 17 (1.45%) MCAD
12 17 (1.45%) MCSD
12 17 (1.45%) MCPD
13 16 (1.36%) CCNA
14 15 (1.28%) VCP4
15 12 (1.02%) CISSP
16 11 (0.94%) CCNP
16 11 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (0.77%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.02%) QA
2 43 (3.66%) SLA
3 12 (1.02%) JSP 440
4 10 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.43%) FINREP
7 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.34%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.26%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.26%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.26%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.26%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.26%) COBIT
9 2 (0.17%) Basel II
9 2 (0.17%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.085%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.085%) CDISC
10 1 (0.085%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.085%) EMIR
System Software
1 64 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.87%) vSphere
4 20 (1.70%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.28%) XenApp
6 13 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (0.51%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.43%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.43%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.34%) Xen
11 3 (0.26%) NLBS
11 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.17%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 20 (1.70%) SCCM
2 15 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (0.94%) Puppet
4 10 (0.85%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
6 8 (0.68%) WMI
7 5 (0.43%) WSUS
7 5 (0.43%) HP UCMDB
8 4 (0.34%) Oracle EDQ
8 4 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.34%) Nagios
8 4 (0.34%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
9 3 (0.26%) SCOM
10 2 (0.17%) Control-M
10 2 (0.17%) Nessus
10 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 258 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 116 (9.86%) SAP
3 78 (6.63%) Cisco
4 69 (5.87%) Oracle
5 56 (4.76%) HP
6 54 (4.59%) VMware
7 32 (2.72%) Citrix
8 30 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (2.47%) Juniper
10 25 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 23 (1.96%) Adobe
12 22 (1.87%) McAfee
12 22 (1.87%) F5
13 19 (1.62%) Dell
14 15 (1.28%) IBM
15 14 (1.19%) Remedy
16 13 (1.11%) Blue Coat
16 13 (1.11%) EMC
16 13 (1.11%) Cognos
17 11 (0.94%) Symantec
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £340 to £440 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
JPS Selection
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Rate: From £27 to £35 per annum Ongoing contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CTSU, University of Oxford
Rate: From £30,434 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Rate: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Rate: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
QA Limited
Rate: £211.50 - £240.37 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
QA Limited
Rate: £153.75 - £192.38 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago