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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Time Management
Rank 172 178 201
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Contract jobs citing Time Management 708 651 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.55% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 321 236
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.70% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 42 32
Average hourly rate £11.00 £16.26 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.32% -45.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £13.35 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -57.63%

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
42607 42090 35753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.23% 74.66% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 26094 21361
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 £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1209 1182 1111
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £52.50 £53.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +1 622 £375 +3.44% 258
London -19 251 £389 -2.81% 103
South East +22 167 £365 +21.66% 60
Scotland +26 46 £350 +3.32% 10
City of London -4 45 £450 +6.50% 31
Berkshire +16 42 £375 +11.11% 15
East of England +16 40 £438 +25.00% 16
Hampshire -1 39 £301 -8.14% 9
Surrey +25 38 £425 +19.29% 12
Yorkshire +3 38 £381 +14.66% 20
North West -2 38 £410 +32.25% 21
West Midlands -8 31 £325 -18.75% 12
South West -31 30 £338 -3.57% 19
Glasgow +12 23 £275 -17.91% 3
West Yorkshire +1 20 £394 +4.65% 8
Manchester +6 19 £400 +14.28% 9
Wales +12 18 £525 +64.06% 1
East Midlands +8 17 £305 -45.77% 4
Leeds -3 16 £400 +6.31% 4
Cambridgeshire +11 15 £475 +35.71% 8
Hertfordshire +9 15 £463 +32.14% 3
Oxfordshire -6 15 £370 -7.26% 11
Buckinghamshire +11 14 £325 - 6
Cheshire -2 14 £380 +22.58% 8
Edinburgh 0 13 £363 +31.22% 7
South Wales +11 12 £525 +64.06% 1
West Sussex -14 12 £208 -7.77% 3
Milton Keynes 0 11 £325 - 4
Reading -2 11 £345 +91.13% 7
Oxford -5 11 £370 - 5

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 283 (21.92%) Finance
2 270 (20.91%) Microsoft
3 261 (20.22%) MS Excel
4 256 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
5 228 (17.66%) Project Management
6 215 (16.65%) Windows
7 201 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
8 177 (13.71%) SQL
9 151 (11.70%) Degree
10 142 (11.00%) Security Cleared
11 128 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 124 (9.60%) ITIL
13 121 (9.37%) SAP
14 116 (8.99%) MS Office
15 115 (8.91%) Banking
16 114 (8.83%) Change Management
17 105 (8.13%) SC Cleared
18 104 (8.06%) HTML
19 98 (7.59%) JavaScript
19 98 (7.59%) SQL Server
20 95 (7.36%) MS PowerPoint
21 94 (7.28%) CSS
22 90 (6.97%) .NET
23 87 (6.74%) Marketing
24 86 (6.66%) PRINCE2
25 85 (6.58%) Cisco
26 79 (6.12%) Retail
27 77 (5.96%) Migration
28 76 (5.89%) Service Management
29 74 (5.73%) Java

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 31 (2.40%) CMS
3 28 (2.17%) IIS
4 17 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.01%) Apache
6 11 (0.85%) SAS
6 11 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
8 9 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.54%) JBoss
9 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.46%) Lync
10 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.46%) Oracle 10gAS
11 5 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 261 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 116 (8.99%) MS Office
3 95 (7.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (4.11%) MS Project
5 40 (3.10%) MS Visio
6 16 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 16 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.31%) InDesign
10 3 (0.23%) SPSS
11 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.077%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.077%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.077%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.077%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.077%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 26 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.32%) SAP HR
3 13 (1.01%) SAP SD
3 13 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.93%) SAP FI
4 12 (0.93%) SAP SRM
5 11 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (0.85%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.70%) SAP WM
6 9 (0.70%) SAP CRM
7 8 (0.62%) SAP HCM
8 7 (0.54%) SAP Payroll
8 7 (0.54%) SAP QM
8 7 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (0.46%) SAP MM
9 6 (0.46%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.39%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.08%) SaaS
2 11 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.46%) Office 365
3 6 (0.46%) IaaS
3 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.31%) HP Helion
6 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.23%) PaaS
6 3 (0.23%) Heroku
7 1 (0.077%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.077%) Force.com
7 1 (0.077%) Boomi
7 1 (0.077%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.11%) WAN
2 62 (4.80%) LAN
3 55 (4.26%) Network Security
4 44 (3.41%) Firewall
5 36 (2.79%) TCP/IP
6 31 (2.40%) SSL
7 28 (2.17%) Internet
8 27 (2.09%) DNS
9 21 (1.63%) SAN
10 19 (1.47%) VPN
10 19 (1.47%) IPsec
11 17 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (1.08%) DHCP
13 11 (0.85%) Junos
14 10 (0.77%) VLAN
14 10 (0.77%) VoIP
15 9 (0.70%) Intranet
16 8 (0.62%) SNMP
17 7 (0.54%) MPLS
17 7 (0.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.32%) SAP BW
3 26 (2.01%) Relational Database
4 25 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (1.55%) MySQL
6 18 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 18 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (1.08%) MS Access
9 13 (1.01%) Data Mining
9 13 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (0.85%) DB2
12 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.70%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.70%) Cognos Report Studio
12 9 (0.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 28 (2.17%) JIRA
2 19 (1.47%) Eclipse
3 11 (0.85%) NUnit
4 10 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.70%) Subversion
5 9 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.54%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.46%) StarTeam
9 5 (0.39%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.39%) Selenium
9 5 (0.39%) Fiddler
9 5 (0.39%) Maven
9 5 (0.39%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.23%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.23%) CppUnit
11 3 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.23%) GoogleTest
General
1 283 (21.92%) Finance
2 115 (8.91%) Banking
3 87 (6.74%) Marketing
4 79 (6.12%) Retail
5 51 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 44 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 34 (2.63%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 30 (2.32%) Legal
10 20 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.32%) Publishing
12 15 (1.16%) Front Office
13 13 (1.01%) Back Office
14 10 (0.77%) Military
14 10 (0.77%) Billing
15 9 (0.70%) Electronics
16 7 (0.54%) Automotive
16 7 (0.54%) Russian Language
17 6 (0.46%) Law
18 5 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 294 (22.77%) Analyst
2 139 (10.77%) Developer
3 124 (9.60%) Business Analyst
4 122 (9.45%) Consultant
5 116 (8.99%) Project Manager
6 67 (5.19%) SAP Consultant
7 63 (4.88%) Architect
8 38 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
9 36 (2.79%) Administrator
10 26 (2.01%) Network Engineer
11 24 (1.86%) Senior Developer
11 24 (1.86%) Support Analyst
12 23 (1.78%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (1.70%) Data Analyst
14 20 (1.55%) Front-End Developer
15 18 (1.39%) Designer
15 18 (1.39%) .NET Developer
15 18 (1.39%) Service Analyst
15 18 (1.39%) Support Engineer
16 17 (1.32%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (8.06%) HTML
2 94 (7.28%) CSS
3 90 (6.97%) .NET
4 52 (4.03%) jQuery
5 51 (3.95%) Web Services
6 49 (3.80%) HTML5
7 41 (3.18%) XML
7 41 (3.18%) CSS3
8 39 (3.02%) ASP.NET
9 28 (2.17%) Ajax
10 25 (1.94%) .NET Framework
11 16 (1.24%) JSP
12 15 (1.16%) AngularJS
13 13 (1.01%) REST
13 13 (1.01%) Middleware
13 13 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (0.93%) J2EE
15 11 (0.85%) JSON
15 11 (0.85%) Spring
16 10 (0.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 256 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 53 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 47 (3.64%) User Experience
5 22 (1.70%) NHS
6 20 (1.55%) Statistics
7 19 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 18 (1.39%) Social Media
9 17 (1.32%) Cryptography
10 15 (1.16%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.08%) E-Learning
11 14 (1.08%) PMI
12 13 (1.01%) iPad
13 12 (0.93%) Fixed Income
14 10 (0.77%) Clustering
14 10 (0.77%) Blackberry
14 10 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (0.77%) Open Source
15 9 (0.70%) Market Risk
15 9 (0.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 215 (16.65%) Windows
2 72 (5.58%) Linux
3 60 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 59 (4.57%) UNIX
5 56 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (2.01%) Windows XP
8 25 (1.94%) Apple iOS
9 21 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.08%) Android
11 10 (0.77%) Windows Vista
11 10 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.70%) Solaris
13 7 (0.54%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.46%) HPUX
14 6 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.39%) CentOS
15 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.39%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (17.66%) Project Management
2 201 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 124 (9.60%) ITIL
5 114 (8.83%) Change Management
6 86 (6.66%) PRINCE2
7 77 (5.96%) Migration
8 76 (5.89%) Service Management
9 72 (5.58%) CRM
10 67 (5.19%) E-Commerce
11 65 (5.03%) Business Analysis
12 60 (4.65%) B2B
13 56 (4.34%) OO
14 54 (4.18%) Scrum
15 53 (4.11%) Service Delivery
16 51 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
17 48 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (3.41%) Analytics
19 43 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
20 41 (3.18%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 177 (13.71%) SQL
2 98 (7.59%) JavaScript
3 74 (5.73%) Java
4 59 (4.57%) C#
5 31 (2.40%) C
6 26 (2.01%) T-SQL
6 26 (2.01%) Shell Script
7 22 (1.70%) PowerShell
7 22 (1.70%) Perl
8 20 (1.55%) PHP
8 20 (1.55%) VBA
9 19 (1.47%) Python
10 17 (1.32%) VB.NET
11 16 (1.24%) C++
12 14 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 12 (0.93%) VB
14 11 (0.85%) VBScript
15 8 (0.62%) Ruby
16 7 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 151 (11.70%) Degree
2 142 (11.00%) Security Cleared
3 105 (8.13%) SC Cleared
4 43 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (2.48%) PMI Certification
6 31 (2.40%) DV Cleared
7 23 (1.78%) PMP
8 22 (1.70%) ISEB
8 22 (1.70%) MCSE
9 20 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (1.47%) MCAD
10 19 (1.47%) MCSD
11 18 (1.39%) MCTS
12 17 (1.32%) MCPD
13 14 (1.08%) CISSP
14 13 (1.01%) CCNA
14 13 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.85%) ISSAP
16 10 (0.77%) CISA
16 10 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.34%) QA
2 44 (3.41%) SLA
3 16 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.85%) JSP 440
4 11 (0.85%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.46%) COBIT
7 6 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.31%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.23%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.23%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.15%) Basel II
10 2 (0.15%) FATCA
11 1 (0.077%) P3O
11 1 (0.077%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.077%) FINREP
11 1 (0.077%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.077%) GAAP
System Software
1 69 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.39%) vSphere
4 17 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.77%) XenApp
7 7 (0.54%) VMware Server
8 6 (0.46%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.39%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.39%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.15%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.15%) Xen
11 2 (0.15%) NLBS
12 1 (0.077%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (1.08%) SCCM
2 12 (0.93%) Puppet
3 10 (0.77%) WhatsUp Gold
3 10 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.70%) WMI
4 9 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.46%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.31%) Nagios
7 4 (0.31%) Hyperic
7 4 (0.31%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.15%) Control-M
9 2 (0.15%) WSUS
9 2 (0.15%) Nessus
9 2 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 270 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 121 (9.37%) SAP
3 85 (6.58%) Cisco
4 73 (5.65%) Oracle
5 65 (5.03%) HP
6 57 (4.42%) VMware
7 35 (2.71%) CheckPoint
8 34 (2.63%) Citrix
9 33 (2.56%) Juniper
10 25 (1.94%) Adobe
10 25 (1.94%) McAfee
11 23 (1.78%) Dell
11 23 (1.78%) IBM
12 20 (1.55%) Business Objects
12 20 (1.55%) Remedy
12 20 (1.55%) Blue Coat
12 20 (1.55%) F5
13 19 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
14 18 (1.39%) Cognos
14 18 (1.39%) ServiceNow
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