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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Time Management
Rank 190 166 200
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +34
Contract jobs citing Time Management 575 616 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.26% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.70% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 286 210
Average daily rate
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£370 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 43
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -44.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.15 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.75 £39.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.88 £23.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-39.67% -34.28%

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
38160 36205 32086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.24% 74.33% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24546 22063 19027
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 993 1129 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -31 504 £365 -5.80% 300
London -19 240 £375 -6.30% 97
South East -10 132 £342 -16.94% 67
City of London -6 47 £351 -18.95% 26
Hampshire -2 43 £342 +4.86% 7
North West +13 39 £350 +16.66% 30
Scotland -4 33 £425 +11.84% 7
Surrey +15 30 £363 -23.68% 6
Berkshire -13 28 £320 -28.88% 25
South West -23 28 £348 -4.13% 29
Edinburgh -7 22 £425 +11.84% 4
East of England -24 20 £425 +60.37% 22
Manchester +12 19 £350 - 15
Yorkshire -16 16 £331 -1.85% 21
Brentford 0 15 £375 -
Bristol +5 13 £348 -33.80% 7
West Midlands -10 13 £438 +94.44% 19
Wales -9 11 £525 -4.54% 6
Birmingham +6 10 £438 +143.05% 5
South Wales -7 10 £525 -4.54% 6
Oxfordshire -15 10 £350 -12.28% 7
Bracknell +12 9 £119 - 3
Cheshire +4 9 £225 -25.00% 12
West Yorkshire -2 9 £400 +18.51% 14
Cambridgeshire -10 9 £475 +35.71% 6
East Sussex 0 8 £260 - 6
North East -2 8 £365 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 8 £355 -16.47% 8
Leeds -9 8 £400 +14.28% 12
Epsom - 8 £370 -

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 277 (24.11%) Finance
2 267 (23.24%) Microsoft
3 253 (22.02%) MS Excel
4 241 (20.97%) Project Management
5 240 (20.89%) Windows
6 239 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
7 160 (13.93%) SQL
8 157 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
9 131 (11.40%) ITIL
10 128 (11.14%) Security Cleared
11 127 (11.05%) Degree
12 119 (10.36%) MS Office
13 108 (9.40%) Banking
14 105 (9.14%) SAP
15 100 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 99 (8.62%) Change Management
16 99 (8.62%) SC Cleared
17 98 (8.53%) HTML
18 92 (8.01%) PRINCE2
19 89 (7.75%) SQL Server
20 82 (7.14%) CSS
21 81 (7.05%) JavaScript
22 78 (6.79%) Cisco
22 78 (6.79%) Active Directory
23 75 (6.53%) QA
24 74 (6.44%) Windows 7
25 69 (6.01%) Service Management
26 68 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
27 66 (5.74%) Service Delivery
28 65 (5.66%) Migration

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 61 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.22%) IIS
3 20 (1.74%) MS Exchange
4 17 (1.48%) CMS
5 16 (1.39%) Apache
6 12 (1.04%) SAS
7 11 (0.96%) Drupal
7 11 (0.96%) Lync
8 9 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.70%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.52%) Live Communications Server
11 6 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.52%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.44%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.35%) Documentum
14 3 (0.26%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 253 (22.02%) MS Excel
2 119 (10.36%) MS Office
3 68 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (4.87%) MS Project
5 44 (3.83%) MS Visio
6 14 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (1.13%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.44%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.35%) InDesign
12 2 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.17%) PaintShop Pro
12 2 (0.17%) SPSS
13 1 (0.087%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.087%) FastStats
13 1 (0.087%) MicroStation
13 1 (0.087%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 13 (1.13%) SAP HR
1 13 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.04%) SAP SD
3 11 (0.96%) SAP SRM
4 9 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.70%) SAP HCM
6 7 (0.61%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.52%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.52%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.52%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (0.52%) SAP WM
8 5 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.44%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.35%) ENOVIA
9 4 (0.35%) SAP QM
9 4 (0.35%) Magento
9 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.22%) SaaS
2 9 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.61%) Office 365
4 6 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (0.44%) PaaS
6 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.26%) Force.com
7 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.44%) Firewall
2 49 (4.26%) WAN
2 49 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 48 (4.18%) LAN
4 37 (3.22%) Network Security
5 27 (2.35%) Internet
6 26 (2.26%) DNS
7 24 (2.09%) SAN
8 22 (1.91%) SSL
9 18 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (1.57%) VPN
10 12 (1.04%) OSPF
10 12 (1.04%) DHCP
11 11 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (0.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 10 (0.87%) Wireless
13 9 (0.78%) Intranet
13 9 (0.78%) MPLS
13 9 (0.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.44%) MySQL
3 27 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (2.26%) SAP BW
5 25 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (1.91%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.04%) Oracle Database
10 11 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.70%) DB2
13 7 (0.61%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.61%) QlikView
13 7 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.61%) Cognos Query Studio
13 7 (0.61%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 7 (0.61%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 17 (1.48%) JIRA
2 9 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 8 (0.70%) Subversion
3 8 (0.70%) ClearCase
3 8 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.52%) NUnit
5 6 (0.52%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.44%) Selenium
6 5 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.35%) Axure RP
7 4 (0.35%) StarTeam
7 4 (0.35%) ClearQuest
7 4 (0.35%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.35%) JUnit
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.26%) Toad
8 3 (0.26%) Mercurial
General
1 277 (24.11%) Finance
2 108 (9.40%) Banking
3 65 (5.66%) Retail
4 58 (5.05%) Marketing
5 49 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 41 (3.57%) Manufacturing
7 36 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 32 (2.79%) Investment Banking
9 23 (2.00%) Legal
10 21 (1.83%) Publishing
11 17 (1.48%) Billing
12 14 (1.22%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.13%) Back Office
14 10 (0.87%) Military
15 9 (0.78%) Front Office
15 9 (0.78%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.70%) Automotive
17 7 (0.61%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.52%) Electronics
19 5 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 261 (22.72%) Analyst
2 135 (11.75%) Project Manager
3 126 (10.97%) Developer
4 97 (8.44%) Business Analyst
5 87 (7.57%) Consultant
6 49 (4.26%) SAP Consultant
7 48 (4.18%) Architect
8 33 (2.87%) Administrator
9 30 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (2.35%) Support Analyst
10 27 (2.35%) Network Engineer
11 25 (2.18%) Support Engineer
12 24 (2.09%) Data Analyst
13 21 (1.83%) Designer
13 21 (1.83%) Service Analyst
13 21 (1.83%) Front-End Developer
14 20 (1.74%) Senior Developer
14 20 (1.74%) Service Desk Analyst
15 19 (1.65%) IT Support
16 18 (1.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (8.53%) HTML
2 82 (7.14%) CSS
3 64 (5.57%) .NET
4 61 (5.31%) jQuery
5 47 (4.09%) HTML5
6 46 (4.00%) XML
7 44 (3.83%) Web Services
8 33 (2.87%) CSS3
9 26 (2.26%) ASP.NET
10 20 (1.74%) Ajax
11 19 (1.65%) .NET Framework
12 16 (1.39%) J2EE
13 15 (1.31%) REST
14 14 (1.22%) WCF
15 13 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (1.04%) YUI
17 11 (0.96%) JSP
17 11 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (0.87%) LAMP
18 10 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 239 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 49 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 38 (3.31%) User Experience
5 24 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 21 (1.83%) Social Media
7 18 (1.57%) Clustering
8 15 (1.31%) E-Learning
8 15 (1.31%) Cryptography
8 15 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.22%) Blackberry
10 11 (0.96%) PMI
10 11 (0.96%) Blog
10 11 (0.96%) Statistics
11 10 (0.87%) Data Structures
11 10 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.78%) FMCG
12 9 (0.78%) Taxonomies
13 8 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 240 (20.89%) Windows
2 74 (6.44%) Windows 7
3 56 (4.87%) Linux
3 56 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (4.26%) UNIX
6 43 (3.74%) Windows XP
7 26 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.65%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.87%) Windows Vista
9 10 (0.87%) Android
9 10 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.61%) Solaris
11 7 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.35%) CentOS
12 4 (0.35%) HPUX
13 3 (0.26%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (20.97%) Project Management
2 157 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (11.40%) ITIL
4 100 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 99 (8.62%) Change Management
6 92 (8.01%) PRINCE2
7 69 (6.01%) Service Management
8 66 (5.74%) Service Delivery
9 65 (5.66%) Migration
10 57 (4.96%) CRM
11 54 (4.70%) E-Commerce
12 46 (4.00%) Business Analysis
13 45 (3.92%) Asset Management
14 40 (3.48%) Data Analysis
14 40 (3.48%) Incident Management
14 40 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
15 35 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (2.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 32 (2.79%) Scrum
16 32 (2.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 160 (13.93%) SQL
2 81 (7.05%) JavaScript
3 51 (4.44%) Java
4 44 (3.83%) C#
5 29 (2.52%) C
6 28 (2.44%) PHP
7 22 (1.91%) PowerShell
8 19 (1.65%) C++
9 18 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 17 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.22%) Perl
12 13 (1.13%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.13%) VBA
13 12 (1.04%) PHP5
13 12 (1.04%) VB
14 8 (0.70%) VBScript
15 5 (0.44%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.44%) ABAP
15 5 (0.44%) Python
16 4 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 128 (11.14%) Security Cleared
2 127 (11.05%) Degree
3 99 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 47 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 35 (3.05%) MCSE
7 29 (2.52%) PMP
8 24 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (1.65%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.48%) ISEB
11 15 (1.31%) CCNA
12 14 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.87%) CISSP
13 10 (0.87%) CCNP
14 9 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (0.70%) APMP
15 8 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (0.70%) ISSAP
15 8 (0.70%) MCDST
16 7 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (6.53%) QA
2 43 (3.74%) SLA
3 15 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.96%) JSP 440
5 7 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.44%) FINREP
7 4 (0.35%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.26%) COBIT
8 3 (0.26%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.26%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.26%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.17%) EMIR
9 2 (0.17%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.087%) GCP
10 1 (0.087%) BS7799
10 1 (0.087%) CDISC
10 1 (0.087%) MiFID
System Software
1 78 (6.79%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.09%) vSphere
4 21 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.39%) XenApp
6 14 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.78%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.44%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.26%) NLBS
10 3 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.26%) Xen
11 2 (0.17%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 23 (2.00%) SCCM
2 13 (1.13%) NetBackup
2 13 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 12 (1.04%) WMI
4 9 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (0.61%) SCOM
5 7 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.52%) WSUS
7 4 (0.35%) Puppet
7 4 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
7 4 (0.35%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.26%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.17%) CA LISA
9 2 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 267 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 105 (9.14%) SAP
3 78 (6.79%) Cisco
4 63 (5.48%) Oracle
5 57 (4.96%) VMware
6 47 (4.09%) HP
7 38 (3.31%) Citrix
8 36 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (2.26%) Juniper
10 24 (2.09%) F5
11 22 (1.91%) CheckPoint
12 21 (1.83%) Adobe
13 20 (1.74%) Dell
13 20 (1.74%) McAfee
14 14 (1.22%) 3PAR
14 14 (1.22%) IBM
15 13 (1.13%) Cognos
15 13 (1.13%) Veritas
16 12 (1.04%) ServiceNow
16 12 (1.04%) Altiris
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 375-425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £370 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago