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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Time Management
Rank 185 199 228
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +29
Contract jobs citing Time Management 641 492 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.14% 1.03% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.42% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 235 228
Average daily rate £350 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 32 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +93.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.56 £37.80 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.98 £31.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-58.79% +119.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +6 605 £360 +1.76% 242
London +25 297 £405 -10.00% 85
South East +20 115 £300 -7.69% 49
City of London -7 68 £425 -5.55% 27
South West +29 65 £350 +159.25% 20
East of England -24 42 £350 +34.61% 14
Berkshire +1 33 £338 +3.84% 13
Hampshire +11 32 £325 -10.95% 11
Devon - 31 £325 -
Plymouth - 29 £325 -
West Midlands -28 26 £400 +23.07% 15
North West -11 24 £310 -5.34% 16
Scotland -21 21 £339 -9.66% 6
Reading +1 20 £181 -48.42% 6
Bristol +4 19 £350 - 10
Yorkshire -22 18 £333 +177.08% 16
Surrey -2 17 £356 - 5
East Midlands -4 16 £550 +746.15% 18
Essex -17 16 £389 +72.77%
Hertfordshire -17 15 £350 +34.61% 7
Northamptonshire - 13 £563 - 4
Watford -11 12 £350 - 2
West Sussex +6 11 £225 -28.57% 5
Cheshire -9 10 £310 -21.01% 4
West Yorkshire -24 9 £376 +213.54% 8
Birmingham -5 8 £271 -58.26% 7
Edinburgh -25 8 £276 -46.09% 3
Crawley +10 7 £225 -30.76%
Glasgow +5 7 £335 +34.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 7 £350 -22.22% 1

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 382 (30.91%) Finance
2 350 (28.32%) Project Management
3 239 (19.34%) MS Excel
4 233 (18.85%) Microsoft
5 207 (16.75%) Windows
6 166 (13.43%) PRINCE2
7 164 (13.27%) SQL
8 156 (12.62%) Degree
9 147 (11.89%) ITIL
10 144 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 141 (11.41%) Banking
12 134 (10.84%) MS Office
13 117 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
14 109 (8.82%) Retail
14 109 (8.82%) Oracle
14 109 (8.82%) Change Management
15 97 (7.85%) Java
16 96 (7.77%) Security Cleared
17 95 (7.69%) SAP
18 85 (6.88%) Migration
19 84 (6.80%) QA
20 80 (6.47%) CRM
20 80 (6.47%) E-Commerce
21 78 (6.31%) Scrum
22 77 (6.23%) Manufacturing
23 75 (6.07%) SQL Server
24 74 (5.99%) Active Directory
24 74 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
25 72 (5.83%) Windows 7
25 72 (5.83%) MS Project

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (4.45%) SharePoint
2 36 (2.91%) WebSphere
3 25 (2.02%) CMS
4 19 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 19 (1.54%) Apache
5 17 (1.38%) IBM Notes
6 12 (0.97%) IIS
7 10 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (0.73%) SAS
8 9 (0.73%) Alfresco
8 9 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.40%) WebSphere Portal
10 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.32%) Mule
11 4 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 239 (19.34%) MS Excel
2 134 (10.84%) MS Office
3 74 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 72 (5.83%) MS Project
5 34 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
6 32 (2.59%) Photoshop
7 28 (2.27%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.81%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
9 8 (0.65%) PaintShop Pro
9 8 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.57%) AutoCAD
10 7 (0.57%) Acrobat
11 5 (0.40%) InDesign
12 2 (0.16%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.081%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.081%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 26 (2.10%) SAP SRM
2 14 (1.13%) SAP HR
3 10 (0.81%) SAP CRM
4 9 (0.73%) ENOVIA
5 8 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.57%) SAP HCM
7 6 (0.49%) TRIRIGA
7 6 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.40%) SAP APO
8 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.40%) Temenos T24
8 5 (0.40%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.40%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.32%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.32%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.65%) GitHub
2 5 (0.40%) Office 365
3 4 (0.32%) SaaS
4 2 (0.16%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.081%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.081%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 31 (2.51%) LAN
3 28 (2.27%) Internet
4 27 (2.18%) Network Security
5 20 (1.62%) SDH
5 20 (1.62%) WAN
5 20 (1.62%) DWDM
5 20 (1.62%) Intranet
6 19 (1.54%) SAN
6 19 (1.54%) DNS
6 19 (1.54%) Firewall
7 14 (1.13%) VoIP
8 12 (0.97%) LDAP
9 11 (0.89%) DHCP
9 11 (0.89%) VPN
9 11 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (0.73%) Wireless
11 7 (0.57%) SMS
11 7 (0.57%) NAS
11 7 (0.57%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (6.07%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 33 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (2.43%) Oracle Database
5 29 (2.35%) MySQL
6 26 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (2.02%) SAP BW
8 21 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (0.73%) MongoDB
14 8 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.57%) DB2
15 7 (0.57%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.57%) OLTP
16 6 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (1.78%) Subversion
2 19 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 15 (1.21%) Dreamweaver
3 15 (1.21%) JIRA
4 12 (0.97%) Selenium
5 11 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
6 9 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (0.73%) Xcode
6 9 (0.73%) Mercurial
7 8 (0.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 8 (0.65%) LSMW
7 8 (0.65%) ClearCase
8 7 (0.57%) ClearQuest
8 7 (0.57%) MSI
8 7 (0.57%) FitNesse
8 7 (0.57%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.49%) ProC
9 6 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 382 (30.91%) Finance
2 141 (11.41%) Banking
3 109 (8.82%) Retail
4 77 (6.23%) Manufacturing
5 64 (5.18%) Marketing
6 54 (4.37%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.67%) Legal
8 28 (2.27%) Publishing
8 28 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (2.02%) Games
10 20 (1.62%) Billing
11 15 (1.21%) Retail Banking
12 14 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.97%) Front Office
13 12 (0.97%) Back Office
14 7 (0.57%) Advertising
14 7 (0.57%) Korean Language
15 6 (0.49%) French Language
15 6 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 233 (18.85%) Analyst
2 216 (17.48%) Project Manager
3 158 (12.78%) Developer
4 84 (6.80%) Business Analyst
5 76 (6.15%) Consultant
6 43 (3.48%) Architect
6 43 (3.48%) Coordinator
7 42 (3.40%) Administrator
8 36 (2.91%) SAP Consultant
9 33 (2.67%) Support Analyst
10 26 (2.10%) Infrastructure Manager
11 25 (2.02%) Project Coordinator
11 25 (2.02%) Data Analyst
11 25 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
12 24 (1.94%) Support Engineer
13 22 (1.78%) Digital Project Manager
13 22 (1.78%) Senior Manager
13 22 (1.78%) Network Engineer
14 19 (1.54%) Designer
15 18 (1.46%) SAP SRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (5.83%) HTML
2 65 (5.26%) Web Services
3 64 (5.18%) .NET
4 58 (4.69%) XML
5 52 (4.21%) CSS
6 51 (4.13%) J2EE
7 31 (2.51%) jQuery
8 26 (2.10%) JSON
9 24 (1.94%) HTML5
9 24 (1.94%) Ajax
10 20 (1.62%) SOAP
11 19 (1.54%) REST
11 19 (1.54%) CSS3
12 17 (1.38%) Spring
12 17 (1.38%) WCF
12 17 (1.38%) WPF
13 15 (1.21%) Flash
13 15 (1.21%) ASP.NET
13 15 (1.21%) XSD
14 14 (1.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 37 (2.99%) Client/Server
3 29 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.02%) Social Media
5 20 (1.62%) Open Source
5 20 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 19 (1.54%) E-Learning
7 18 (1.46%) Blackberry
8 17 (1.38%) Social Network
9 12 (0.97%) Statistics
10 11 (0.89%) PMI
10 11 (0.89%) Fixed Income
10 11 (0.89%) Graphic Design
11 10 (0.81%) Online Games
11 10 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.73%) SCORM
12 9 (0.73%) FMCG
12 9 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.65%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 207 (16.75%) Windows
2 72 (5.83%) Windows 7
3 63 (5.10%) UNIX
4 56 (4.53%) Linux
5 47 (3.80%) Windows XP
6 45 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (2.43%) Android
9 19 (1.54%) Windows 8
10 17 (1.38%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.81%) zOS
11 10 (0.81%) Windows 2000
12 7 (0.57%) Solaris
12 7 (0.57%) CentOS
12 7 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.24%) AIX
15 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (28.32%) Project Management
2 166 (13.43%) PRINCE2
3 147 (11.89%) ITIL
4 144 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 117 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (8.82%) Change Management
7 85 (6.88%) Migration
8 80 (6.47%) CRM
8 80 (6.47%) E-Commerce
9 78 (6.31%) Scrum
10 60 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
11 53 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 51 (4.13%) Analytics
13 50 (4.05%) Project Planning
14 48 (3.88%) Risk Management
15 47 (3.80%) Software Engineering
16 46 (3.72%) Content Management
16 46 (3.72%) Change Control
17 45 (3.64%) Data Analysis
17 45 (3.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 164 (13.27%) SQL
2 97 (7.85%) Java
3 53 (4.29%) JavaScript
4 41 (3.32%) C#
5 39 (3.16%) C
6 34 (2.75%) T-SQL
7 28 (2.27%) PHP
8 23 (1.86%) C++
9 21 (1.70%) PL/SQL
10 16 (1.29%) Python
10 16 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 11 (0.89%) VBA
12 9 (0.73%) ActionScript
12 9 (0.73%) ActionScript 2.0
13 8 (0.65%) PHP5
13 8 (0.65%) Objective-C
13 8 (0.65%) Perl
14 7 (0.57%) VB
15 5 (0.40%) VBScript
16 4 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 156 (12.62%) Degree
2 96 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 63 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.94%) PMI Certification
5 23 (1.86%) ISEB
6 20 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.46%) PMP
9 17 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (1.21%) CISSP
11 14 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (1.05%) DV Cleared
13 11 (0.89%) MCSE
14 9 (0.73%) CCNA
14 9 (0.73%) CISA
14 9 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (0.57%) CCNP
16 5 (0.40%) MCITP
16 5 (0.40%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (6.80%) QA
2 41 (3.32%) SLA
3 12 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.57%) BS25999
6 5 (0.40%) WAI
7 4 (0.32%) Basel III
7 4 (0.32%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.32%) WCAG
7 4 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.24%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.24%) DO-254
8 3 (0.24%) ARP4754
8 3 (0.24%) ARP4761
8 3 (0.24%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.16%) EMIR
9 2 (0.16%) GxP
10 1 (0.081%) GMP
System Software
1 74 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.65%) vSphere
4 8 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.32%) XenApp
7 4 (0.32%) XenServer
7 4 (0.32%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.081%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.081%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.081%) Samba
9 1 (0.081%) Xen
9 1 (0.081%) Squid
9 1 (0.081%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.081%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.081%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.29%) SCCM
1 16 (1.29%) Tivoli
2 8 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (0.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (0.40%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.32%) Puppet
7 3 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.16%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.16%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
8 2 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.16%) SCOM
8 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 233 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 109 (8.82%) Oracle
3 95 (7.69%) SAP
4 48 (3.88%) IBM
5 41 (3.32%) Citrix
6 39 (3.16%) Cisco
7 38 (3.07%) VMware
8 36 (2.91%) Adobe
9 31 (2.51%) HP
10 28 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.54%) Google
12 17 (1.38%) Lotus
13 16 (1.29%) Business Objects
13 16 (1.29%) Red Hat
13 16 (1.29%) McAfee
14 14 (1.13%) Remedy
15 13 (1.05%) Facebook
16 11 (0.89%) Juniper
17 10 (0.81%) CA
18 9 (0.73%) JBoss
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Axica Recruitment
Rate: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Blue Town Online
Rate: £20k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis IT
Rate: £100.00 - £135.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Advantage XPO
Rate: £8 - £9 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis IT
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £230.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Experis Engineering
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago