The table below looks at the statistics for Time Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Time Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Time Management
Rank 261 198 223
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +25
Contract jobs citing Time Management 503 703 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 1.21% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.50% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 352 303
Median daily rate £375 £383 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £205 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 56
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £9.07 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £42.75 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £17.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-29.57% -21.11%

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
44351 47009 44831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.10% 81.05% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29387 30697 28094
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1306 1225
Median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Time Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Time Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Time Management within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -55 476 £375 - 190
London -28 218 £375 -11.76% 57
South East -17 79 £425 +21.42% 45
East of England -6 46 £325 +8.33% 13
South West -1 44 £373 +6.42% 33
North West +8 37 £354 +4.81% 20
City of London -3 36 £350 -22.22% 8
Berkshire -3 30 £375 +15.38% 8
West Midlands -33 20 £250 -18.36% 10
Cheshire +12 18 £413 +22.22% 3
Hampshire -18 18 £308 -18.00% 7
Scotland -24 16 £445 +11.25% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 15 £325 +23.22% 3
Yorkshire -8 15 £300 -20.00% 5
Cambridge +16 13 £325 +44.44% 2
Essex +12 13 £255 -
Bristol +10 13 £411 +9.66% 9
Canary Wharf +7 12 £240 -52.00%
West Yorkshire -6 12 £300 -20.00% 2
Manchester -2 11 £256 -21.15% 15
West Sussex +6 10 £425 -27.65% 5
Hertfordshire -16 10 £438 +45.91% 8
East Midlands -20 10 £134 -63.42% 4
Milton Keynes +11 8 £450 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £450 +28.57% 6
Gloucestershire +5 8 £275 - 9
Wiltshire 0 8 £525 +31.25% 8
Bracknell -1 8 £150 -
Edinburgh -8 8 £465 +34.39% 3
Wales +13 7 £358 -10.62% 1

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 274 (24.44%) Finance
2 226 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
3 224 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (18.91%) Microsoft
5 200 (17.84%) MS Excel
6 191 (17.04%) Windows
7 175 (15.61%) Project Management
8 165 (14.72%) Degree
9 142 (12.67%) Java
10 133 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 129 (11.51%) MS Office
12 124 (11.06%) SQL
13 121 (10.79%) Oracle
14 117 (10.44%) HTML
15 111 (9.90%) Change Management
16 109 (9.72%) Security Cleared
17 106 (9.46%) Active Directory
18 94 (8.39%) Scrum
18 94 (8.39%) ITIL
19 88 (7.85%) C#
20 87 (7.76%) Management Information System
21 86 (7.67%) .NET
22 83 (7.40%) Migration
23 78 (6.96%) QA
24 71 (6.33%) Banking
24 71 (6.33%) Linux
25 70 (6.24%) CSS
26 69 (6.16%) SC Cleared
27 67 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
27 67 (5.98%) Data Centre

Time 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 66 (5.89%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.12%) CMS
3 34 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 21 (1.87%) Confluence
5 19 (1.69%) Drupal
5 19 (1.69%) Oracle UPK
6 17 (1.52%) Apache
6 17 (1.52%) Skype for Business
7 16 (1.43%) IIS
8 14 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.16%) IBM Notes
9 13 (1.16%) NetWeaver
10 12 (1.07%) nginx
10 12 (1.07%) SAS
11 11 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.80%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 200 (17.84%) MS Excel
2 129 (11.51%) MS Office
3 67 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (5.08%) MS Project
5 45 (4.01%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (1.52%) Photoshop
7 16 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.45%) SPSS
10 4 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.27%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.089%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.089%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.089%) InDesign
13 1 (0.089%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.089%) Siemens NX
13 1 (0.089%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 29 (2.59%) SAP HR
2 20 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.07%) SAP Payroll
4 11 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
5 10 (0.89%) SAP HCM
6 9 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle iSupplier
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 3 (0.27%) Changepoint
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 3 (0.27%) ResourceLink
11 3 (0.27%) SAP MM
11 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.27%) SAP WM
11 3 (0.27%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.21%) Office 365
3 34 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.89%) Yammer
5 7 (0.62%) OneDrive
6 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.45%) GitHub
6 5 (0.45%) Taleo
7 4 (0.36%) HP Helion
7 4 (0.36%) SaaS
8 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.18%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.18%) Boomi
9 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.18%) PaaS
9 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.089%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.089%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.82%) TCP/IP
2 45 (4.01%) Firewall
3 44 (3.93%) LAN
4 42 (3.75%) Internet
5 41 (3.66%) WAN
6 30 (2.68%) Wireless
7 24 (2.14%) Ethernet
8 23 (2.05%) DNS
8 23 (2.05%) SAN
8 23 (2.05%) VPN
9 19 (1.69%) DHCP
10 18 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (1.52%) Network Security
12 16 (1.43%) OSPF
12 16 (1.43%) VLAN
13 12 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (1.07%) MPLS
14 11 (0.98%) IPsec
14 11 (0.98%) WebEx
14 11 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (2.14%) MySQL
4 22 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.34%) Essbase
5 15 (1.34%) MS Access
6 11 (0.98%) Data Mining
6 11 (0.98%) Star Schema
7 10 (0.89%) Big Data
8 9 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
9 8 (0.71%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.54%) Spotfire
12 5 (0.45%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 55 (4.91%) JIRA
2 35 (3.12%) Jenkins
3 26 (2.32%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.78%) JUnit
5 16 (1.43%) Hudson
5 16 (1.43%) SoapUI
6 15 (1.34%) Maven
6 15 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 13 (1.16%) Selenium
8 12 (1.07%) NUnit
9 11 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 10 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.80%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.62%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.62%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.54%) MSI
14 5 (0.45%) Artifactory
14 5 (0.45%) Robot Framework
14 5 (0.45%) Subversion
15 4 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 274 (24.44%) Finance
2 71 (6.33%) Banking
3 57 (5.08%) Marketing
4 48 (4.28%) Retail
5 44 (3.93%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.77%) Manufacturing
7 29 (2.59%) Advertising
7 29 (2.59%) Legal
8 26 (2.32%) Publishing
9 18 (1.61%) Back Office
10 16 (1.43%) Games
11 14 (1.25%) Billing
11 14 (1.25%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.16%) Front Office
13 10 (0.89%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.62%) Automotive
16 6 (0.54%) Military
16 6 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 246 (21.94%) Analyst
2 104 (9.28%) Developer
3 103 (9.19%) Consultant
4 90 (8.03%) Project Manager
5 78 (6.96%) Business Analyst
6 66 (5.89%) Architect
7 53 (4.73%) Support Engineer
8 45 (4.01%) Administrator
9 41 (3.66%) Test Analyst
10 36 (3.21%) Designer
11 32 (2.85%) Service Analyst
12 31 (2.77%) SAP Consultant
13 23 (2.05%) Data Analyst
13 23 (2.05%) HR Consultant
13 23 (2.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 23 (2.05%) IT Manager
13 23 (2.05%) SAP HR Consultant
13 23 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
14 20 (1.78%) Scrum Master
15 19 (1.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (10.44%) HTML
2 86 (7.67%) .NET
3 70 (6.24%) CSS
4 63 (5.62%) XML
5 56 (5.00%) HTML5
5 56 (5.00%) Web Services
6 48 (4.28%) ASP.NET
7 43 (3.84%) jQuery
8 22 (1.96%) SOAP
9 21 (1.87%) .NET Framework
9 21 (1.87%) J2EE
10 16 (1.43%) Flash
11 14 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (1.25%) Web Dynpro
12 13 (1.16%) AngularJS
13 12 (1.07%) Middleware
14 11 (0.98%) SAPUI5
14 11 (0.98%) XSLT
15 10 (0.89%) CSS3
15 10 (0.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 226 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (7.76%) Management Information System
3 67 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 54 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 46 (4.10%) User Experience
6 27 (2.41%) Data Structures
7 25 (2.23%) CESG
8 23 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 23 (2.05%) Client/Server
9 21 (1.87%) Statistics
10 17 (1.52%) Mainframe
10 17 (1.52%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.43%) Digital Media
11 16 (1.43%) e-Learning
12 15 (1.34%) Clustering
13 13 (1.16%) CMDB
14 12 (1.07%) Driving Licence
14 12 (1.07%) Learning Management System
15 11 (0.98%) Social Media
15 11 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 191 (17.04%) Windows
2 71 (6.33%) Linux
3 58 (5.17%) Windows Server
4 43 (3.84%) Unix
5 37 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 34 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (2.50%) Apple iOS
9 27 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.16%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.98%) Solaris
12 10 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.89%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.80%) Android
14 8 (0.71%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.54%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.45%) AIX
17 4 (0.36%) CentOS
18 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (15.61%) Project Management
3 133 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (9.90%) Change Management
5 94 (8.39%) ITIL
5 94 (8.39%) Scrum
6 83 (7.40%) Migration
7 58 (5.17%) E-Commerce
7 58 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 57 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
9 54 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (4.64%) Business Analysis
11 51 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 50 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 50 (4.46%) Web Development
13 48 (4.28%) CRM
13 48 (4.28%) SDLC
14 47 (4.19%) Configuration Management
15 46 (4.10%) Coaching
16 45 (4.01%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 142 (12.67%) Java
2 124 (11.06%) SQL
3 88 (7.85%) C#
4 63 (5.62%) JavaScript
5 48 (4.28%) C++
6 41 (3.66%) PHP
7 26 (2.32%) C
8 25 (2.23%) ABAP
8 25 (2.23%) Python
9 22 (1.96%) Perl
10 20 (1.78%) VB
11 17 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.34%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.07%) COBOL
14 11 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.98%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.89%) VBA
16 8 (0.71%) R
16 8 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 165 (14.72%) Degree
2 109 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 69 (6.16%) SC Cleared
4 43 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (3.66%) CISSP
6 40 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (2.85%) CISM
7 32 (2.85%) MCSE
8 28 (2.50%) CISA
9 24 (2.14%) CCNA
10 20 (1.78%) PMI Certification
10 20 (1.78%) PMP
11 16 (1.43%) DV Cleared
11 16 (1.43%) ISEB
11 16 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (1.43%) MCP
12 15 (1.34%) MCSA
12 15 (1.34%) Network+ Certification
13 14 (1.25%) ACHDS
13 14 (1.25%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.96%) QA
2 59 (5.26%) SLA
3 23 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.62%) COBIT
5 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.27%) FATCA
7 3 (0.27%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.18%) CDISC
8 2 (0.18%) GAAP
8 2 (0.18%) GCP
8 2 (0.18%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.089%) COSHH
9 1 (0.089%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.089%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.089%) MiFID
9 1 (0.089%) SEPA
System Software
1 106 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
4 14 (1.25%) Firmware
4 14 (1.25%) ISA Server
5 12 (1.07%) vSphere
6 11 (0.98%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.89%) Time Sharing Option
8 7 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.45%) XenApp
10 4 (0.36%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.18%) iptables
12 2 (0.18%) NFS
12 2 (0.18%) Samba
13 1 (0.089%) Docker
13 1 (0.089%) StorNext
13 1 (0.089%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (1.61%) Puppet
2 13 (1.16%) SCCM
3 12 (1.07%) Backup Exec
4 11 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (0.98%) NetBackup
4 11 (0.98%) Terraform
5 8 (0.71%) Ansible
6 7 (0.62%) SCOM
7 6 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.45%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.36%) Netcool
9 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.27%) Nagios
10 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 3 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 212 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 121 (10.79%) Oracle
3 65 (5.80%) HP
4 63 (5.62%) SAP
5 52 (4.64%) VMware
6 51 (4.55%) Cisco
7 49 (4.37%) Citrix
8 36 (3.21%) Adobe
9 31 (2.77%) IBM
10 26 (2.32%) Apple
11 21 (1.87%) Hyperion
12 16 (1.43%) Fujitsu
12 16 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
13 15 (1.34%) Remedy
13 15 (1.34%) Talend
14 14 (1.25%) Sitecore
14 14 (1.25%) Symantec
15 13 (1.16%) Lotus
16 12 (1.07%) Bloomberg
16 12 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
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