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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Time Management
Rank 179 179 200
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Contract jobs citing Time Management 711 671 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.25% 1.23% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.61% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 350 300
Average daily rate
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£375 £364 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 48 28
Average hourly rate £17.00 £28.25 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.82% +14.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.40 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.51 £42.00 £38.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £33.40 £26.63
% change year-on-year
-36.37% +25.44%

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
44371 41642 38262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.77% 76.16% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28775 25771 23176
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1188 1113
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -8 635 £375 +7.14% 289
London +12 300 £403 +7.33% 91
South East -7 119 £350 - 72
City of London +7 69 £475 +35.71% 26
Scotland +30 53 £400 -0.24% 6
Hampshire +27 50 £380 +68.88% 14
East of England -7 44 £350 - 20
South West -9 41 £315 -16.00% 17
Yorkshire -2 38 £375 +38.88% 23
North West -13 33 £288 -17.85% 28
West Yorkshire -1 32 £375 -10.71% 8
Berkshire -5 28 £363 -8.80% 20
Leeds -8 26 £375 +40.84% 7
East Midlands -1 25 £375 +19.04% 18
West Midlands -27 24 £330 -2.22% 19
Surrey +10 23 £210 -54.59% 19
Edinburgh +5 23 £375 -6.48% 2
Hertfordshire -9 19 £165 -56.00% 10
Somerset +17 18 £450 +63.63%
Cambridgeshire +9 17 £413 +83.33% 1
Birmingham +11 14 £354 +8.84% 4
Cambridge +3 12 £450 +100.00% 1
Glasgow +17 11 - - 3
Northamptonshire +10 11 £413 +7.14% 1
Watford -4 11 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -10 11 £325 -10.34% 4
Manchester -14 11 £288 -17.85% 18
Wales +8 10 £400 +6.66% 2
Yeovil 0 10 - -
Cheshire -7 10 £233 -33.57% 8

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 327 (23.19%) Finance
2 291 (20.64%) MS Excel
3 285 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
4 281 (19.93%) Microsoft
5 252 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
6 249 (17.66%) Project Management
7 215 (15.25%) Windows
8 204 (14.47%) SQL
9 158 (11.21%) Security Cleared
10 152 (10.78%) Degree
11 151 (10.71%) MS Office
12 148 (10.50%) ITIL
13 142 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 128 (9.08%) Banking
15 125 (8.87%) Java
16 117 (8.30%) HTML
17 114 (8.09%) Change Management
17 114 (8.09%) Scrum
18 112 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
19 106 (7.52%) PRINCE2
20 104 (7.38%) Oracle
21 103 (7.30%) CSS
22 101 (7.16%) .NET
23 100 (7.09%) JavaScript
24 99 (7.02%) SC Cleared
25 95 (6.74%) SQL Server
26 93 (6.60%) Retail
27 91 (6.45%) C#
28 88 (6.24%) Migration
29 87 (6.17%) SAP

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 55 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.77%) Apache
3 36 (2.55%) Tomcat
4 28 (1.99%) CMS
5 25 (1.77%) WebSphere
6 19 (1.35%) IIS
7 16 (1.13%) MS Exchange
7 16 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (0.85%) JBoss
10 10 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.64%) SAS
12 8 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.57%) Confluence
13 7 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.43%) WorkSite
14 6 (0.43%) NetWeaver
14 6 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 291 (20.64%) MS Excel
2 151 (10.71%) MS Office
3 112 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (4.04%) MS Project
5 55 (3.90%) MS Visio
6 18 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (1.13%) Photoshop
8 15 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.28%) InDesign
11 2 (0.14%) RoboHelp
11 2 (0.14%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.071%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.071%) FastStats
12 1 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.071%) Mingle
12 1 (0.071%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.071%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 23 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.21%) SAP HR
3 15 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.78%) SAP WM
5 10 (0.71%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.64%) SAP Payroll
6 9 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.64%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.43%) SAP HCM
9 6 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.43%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.35%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.35%) SAP QM
11 4 (0.28%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
12 3 (0.21%) SAP MII
12 3 (0.21%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.92%) Office 365
2 12 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.78%) SaaS
4 10 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.64%) IaaS
6 6 (0.43%) HP Helion
6 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.21%) PaaS
9 3 (0.21%) Heroku
10 2 (0.14%) GitHub
10 2 (0.14%) Symantec.cloud
11 1 (0.071%) eCircle
11 1 (0.071%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.071%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.071%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.071%) Yammer
11 1 (0.071%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.40%) WAN
2 60 (4.26%) LAN
3 54 (3.83%) Network Security
4 42 (2.98%) TCP/IP
5 36 (2.55%) Firewall
6 32 (2.27%) SSL
7 28 (1.99%) IPsec
7 28 (1.99%) DNS
8 24 (1.70%) DHCP
9 22 (1.56%) Internet
10 14 (0.99%) Intranet
11 13 (0.92%) SAN
11 13 (0.92%) VPN
12 12 (0.85%) SNMP
12 12 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (0.78%) VLAN
14 10 (0.71%) Junos
15 9 (0.64%) NAS
15 9 (0.64%) GSM
16 8 (0.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.34%) Relational Database
3 30 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (1.63%) MS Access
4 23 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
4 23 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.49%) Data Mining
5 21 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 15 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (0.92%) MongoDB
9 13 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.85%) Hadoop
10 12 (0.85%) MySQL
11 11 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.71%) DTS
12 10 (0.71%) QlikView
13 9 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 33 (2.34%) JIRA
3 16 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 14 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
5 13 (0.92%) Maven
6 12 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 11 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (0.78%) JUnit
8 10 (0.71%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.71%) Subversion
9 9 (0.64%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.50%) NUnit
11 6 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.35%) Selenium
13 4 (0.28%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.28%) StarTeam
13 4 (0.28%) Ant
13 4 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
13 4 (0.28%) Fiddler
13 4 (0.28%) SoapUI
General
1 327 (23.19%) Finance
2 128 (9.08%) Banking
3 93 (6.60%) Retail
4 73 (5.18%) Marketing
5 57 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 50 (3.55%) Legal
7 42 (2.98%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.70%) Front Office
9 17 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.13%) Law
11 15 (1.06%) Billing
12 14 (0.99%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.92%) Back Office
13 13 (0.92%) Military
13 13 (0.92%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.92%) Publishing
14 10 (0.71%) Spanish Language
15 8 (0.57%) Advertising
15 8 (0.57%) German Language
15 8 (0.57%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 344 (24.40%) Analyst
2 172 (12.20%) Developer
3 146 (10.35%) Project Manager
4 136 (9.65%) Business Analyst
5 114 (8.09%) Consultant
6 63 (4.47%) Architect
7 50 (3.55%) SAP Consultant
8 47 (3.33%) Service Analyst
9 46 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
10 45 (3.19%) Administrator
11 42 (2.98%) Service Desk Analyst
12 38 (2.70%) Support Analyst
13 34 (2.41%) Data Analyst
14 32 (2.27%) Coordinator
15 26 (1.84%) Solutions Architect
15 26 (1.84%) Java Developer
16 23 (1.63%) Designer
17 22 (1.56%) Network Engineer
18 21 (1.49%) Software Engineer
19 18 (1.28%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (8.30%) HTML
2 103 (7.30%) CSS
3 101 (7.16%) .NET
4 53 (3.76%) Web Services
5 49 (3.48%) XML
6 42 (2.98%) JSP
6 42 (2.98%) HTML5
7 40 (2.84%) ASP.NET
8 33 (2.34%) Ajax
9 32 (2.27%) CSS3
10 31 (2.20%) jQuery
11 25 (1.77%) .NET Framework
11 25 (1.77%) J2EE
12 22 (1.56%) Spring
13 21 (1.49%) Middleware
14 19 (1.35%) WCF
15 17 (1.21%) Hibernate
16 15 (1.06%) WPF
16 15 (1.06%) JSON
17 13 (0.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 285 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.18%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.69%) User Experience
4 51 (3.62%) Data Centre
5 47 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 26 (1.84%) Data Structures
7 22 (1.56%) NHS
8 20 (1.42%) PMI
8 20 (1.42%) Statistics
9 13 (0.92%) iPad
9 13 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 11 (0.78%) Mathematics
10 11 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (0.78%) Blackberry
10 11 (0.78%) Fixed Income
11 10 (0.71%) Cryptography
11 10 (0.71%) Derivative
11 10 (0.71%) Visualisation
12 9 (0.64%) Copywriting
12 9 (0.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 215 (15.25%) Windows
2 72 (5.11%) Linux
3 67 (4.75%) Windows 7
4 61 (4.33%) UNIX
5 57 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (1.70%) Windows XP
8 20 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.28%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.99%) Android
11 10 (0.71%) Windows 2000
12 9 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (0.57%) Solaris
14 6 (0.43%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.28%) HPUX
15 4 (0.28%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.21%) VMS
16 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (17.66%) Project Management
3 148 (10.50%) ITIL
4 142 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (8.09%) Scrum
5 114 (8.09%) Change Management
6 106 (7.52%) PRINCE2
7 88 (6.24%) Migration
8 83 (5.89%) OO
9 81 (5.74%) E-Commerce
9 81 (5.74%) Service Management
10 79 (5.60%) CRM
11 78 (5.53%) Business Analysis
11 78 (5.53%) SDLC
12 64 (4.54%) Data Analysis
13 63 (4.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 54 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 53 (3.76%) Service Delivery
16 50 (3.55%) UML
16 50 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 204 (14.47%) SQL
2 125 (8.87%) Java
3 100 (7.09%) JavaScript
4 91 (6.45%) C#
5 32 (2.27%) C++
6 30 (2.13%) C
7 29 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 24 (1.70%) PowerShell
9 23 (1.63%) Python
10 22 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 22 (1.56%) Perl
11 21 (1.49%) VBA
12 17 (1.21%) PL/SQL
12 17 (1.21%) VB.NET
13 16 (1.13%) VB
14 13 (0.92%) VBScript
14 13 (0.92%) PHP
15 9 (0.64%) Ruby
16 8 (0.57%) Ada
17 7 (0.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 158 (11.21%) Security Cleared
2 152 (10.78%) Degree
3 99 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 34 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (2.20%) PMI Certification
6 30 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 21 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 18 (1.28%) ISEB
9 16 (1.13%) MCSE
10 14 (0.99%) PMP
11 13 (0.92%) MCAD
11 13 (0.92%) MCSD
11 13 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.78%) MCTS
12 11 (0.78%) MCPD
13 8 (0.57%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.75%) QA
2 39 (2.77%) SLA
3 14 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.71%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.50%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.28%) IEC 61508
8 4 (0.28%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.28%) COBIT
9 3 (0.21%) P3O
9 3 (0.21%) DO-254
9 3 (0.21%) ARP4754
9 3 (0.21%) ARP4761
10 2 (0.14%) Basel III
10 2 (0.14%) FATCA
10 2 (0.14%) Basel II
10 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.14%) COREP
System Software
1 76 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.13%) vSphere
4 11 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.50%) XenApp
7 6 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.28%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.28%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.14%) Xen
10 2 (0.14%) NLBS
10 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.071%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.071%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.071%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.071%) RACF
Systems Management
1 21 (1.49%) Puppet
2 10 (0.71%) AirWatch
2 10 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.57%) WMI
4 7 (0.50%) SCCM
4 7 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.43%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (0.43%) Nessus
5 6 (0.43%) Nmap
6 4 (0.28%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.21%) Hyperic
7 3 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.21%) WSUS
8 2 (0.14%) Nagios
8 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 281 (19.93%) Microsoft
2 104 (7.38%) Oracle
3 87 (6.17%) SAP
4 72 (5.11%) Cisco
5 57 (4.04%) HP
6 41 (2.91%) CheckPoint
7 40 (2.84%) VMware
8 36 (2.55%) Juniper
9 31 (2.20%) Adobe
10 30 (2.13%) Blue Coat
11 29 (2.06%) Citrix
12 28 (1.99%) IBM
12 28 (1.99%) ServiceNow
13 23 (1.63%) Remedy
14 20 (1.42%) McAfee
15 15 (1.06%) Google
16 14 (0.99%) Dell
17 13 (0.92%) Cognos
17 13 (0.92%) webMethods
18 12 (0.85%) EMC
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