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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Time Management
UK
Rank 242 220 203
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Contract jobs citing Time Management 454 538 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 1.05% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.27% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 311 320
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £160 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 37 35
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £7.68 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £43.85 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +1.44%

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
37444 42299 41509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.58% 82.71% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24822 27641 26311
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 965 1161 1101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +49.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -9 413 £364 -3.00% 238
London -52 166 £419 +3.39% 83
South East +33 103 £314 -0.04% 43
South West +4 38 £255 -27.14% 20
Berkshire +22 34 £300 +2.56% 11
City of London -4 27 £413 -10.81% 16
North West -14 27 £321 -8.21% 24
East of England +2 25 £375 +30.43% 12
Buckinghamshire +24 22 £210 +44.82% 7
East Midlands +5 19 £351 -1.05% 12
Scotland +20 17 £125 -47.36% 8
Yorkshire +24 15 £400 - 12
Nottinghamshire +18 15 £364 -39.37% 3
Reading +14 15 £250 -37.50% 1
Milton Keynes +14 15 £210 +44.82% 1
Hampshire +5 15 £338 +2.27% 9
Manchester -4 15 £321 +28.50% 18
Nottingham +16 14 £364 -39.37% 2
West Midlands -2 14 £185 -50.66% 25
Somerset +5 13 - - 4
West Yorkshire +16 12 £463 +12.12% 8
Leeds +16 12 £463 +18.36% 4
Gloucestershire +13 12 £110 -62.06%
Yeovil +4 12 - -
Hertfordshire +4 11 £450 -5.26% 4
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £248 -19.18% 6
Surrey +11 8 £163 -57.79% 4
Oxfordshire 0 8 £500 +62.60% 6
West Sussex -10 8 £450 +9.75% 5
Cambridge +13 7 £120 - 3

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 207 (22.85%) Finance
2 196 (21.63%) Microsoft
3 172 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (18.76%) Windows
5 168 (18.54%) MS Excel
6 149 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
7 146 (16.11%) MS Office
8 137 (15.12%) Project Management
9 100 (11.04%) Active Directory
10 99 (10.93%) Java
11 98 (10.82%) Degree
12 95 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 91 (10.04%) Security Cleared
14 87 (9.60%) SQL
15 83 (9.16%) Change Management
16 77 (8.50%) ITIL
17 72 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
18 71 (7.84%) Scrum
19 69 (7.62%) Management Information System
19 69 (7.62%) Oracle
20 68 (7.51%) SAP
21 66 (7.28%) SC Cleared
22 64 (7.06%) SQL Server
23 62 (6.84%) C#
24 61 (6.73%) Windows 7
24 61 (6.73%) Windows Server
25 58 (6.40%) HTML
25 58 (6.40%) Migration
26 56 (6.18%) SharePoint
26 56 (6.18%) SLA

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 56 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.32%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.10%) WebSphere
4 18 (1.99%) NetWeaver
5 15 (1.66%) Drupal
6 14 (1.55%) Confluence
6 14 (1.55%) IIS
7 13 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (1.32%) Apache
8 12 (1.32%) CMS
9 10 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (0.77%) SAS
11 7 (0.77%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.66%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.66%) JBoss
12 6 (0.66%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.44%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 168 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 146 (16.11%) MS Office
3 72 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 48 (5.30%) MS Visio
5 41 (4.53%) MS Project
6 28 (3.09%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (2.32%) Photoshop
8 15 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.66%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.11%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.11%) EngageOne
12 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.11%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 31 (3.42%) SAP HR
2 10 (1.10%) SAP HCM
3 7 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.66%) SAP Payroll
5 5 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.33%) Dynamics SL
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.22%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.22%) Maximo
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.20%) Office 365
2 25 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.10%) SaaS
4 10 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
5 8 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.44%) Akamai
7 3 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.22%) Boomi
8 2 (0.22%) IaaS
8 2 (0.22%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.11%) G Suite
9 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.63%) Internet
2 42 (4.64%) LAN
3 33 (3.64%) Wireless
4 31 (3.42%) WAN
5 27 (2.98%) TCP/IP
6 24 (2.65%) Ethernet
7 22 (2.43%) DNS
7 22 (2.43%) Firewall
8 21 (2.32%) DHCP
9 18 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (1.77%) SAN
11 14 (1.55%) VoIP
12 13 (1.43%) VPN
13 9 (0.99%) Intranet
14 8 (0.88%) MPLS
14 8 (0.88%) OSPF
14 8 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
15 7 (0.77%) BGP
15 7 (0.77%) DWDM
15 7 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.88%) MySQL
3 17 (1.88%) Oracle Database
4 16 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (1.43%) Big Data
6 13 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (0.88%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.66%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.55%) Star Schema
11 4 (0.44%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.44%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.44%) DB2
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 46 (5.08%) JIRA
2 24 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (1.88%) Eclipse
5 15 (1.66%) SoapUI
6 14 (1.55%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.99%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (0.88%) JMeter
8 8 (0.88%) Selenium
9 6 (0.66%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.66%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.55%) Grunt
10 5 (0.55%) JUnit
10 5 (0.55%) Robot Framework
11 4 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.44%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.33%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 207 (22.85%) Finance
2 51 (5.63%) Banking
3 40 (4.42%) Marketing
4 38 (4.19%) Retail
5 27 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.54%) Advertising
7 20 (2.21%) Legal
8 15 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.55%) Law
10 13 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.43%) Publishing
11 11 (1.21%) Electronics
11 11 (1.21%) Front Office
12 9 (0.99%) Back Office
13 8 (0.88%) Billing
13 8 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.77%) Games
14 7 (0.77%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.77%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 185 (20.42%) Analyst
2 95 (10.49%) Developer
3 76 (8.39%) Project Manager
4 72 (7.95%) Business Analyst
5 68 (7.51%) Consultant
6 46 (5.08%) Support Engineer
7 32 (3.53%) SAP Consultant
8 30 (3.31%) Administrator
8 30 (3.31%) Architect
9 29 (3.20%) Desktop Support
10 27 (2.98%) Designer
11 23 (2.54%) Junior
12 22 (2.43%) 1st Line Support
12 22 (2.43%) Desktop Engineer
12 22 (2.43%) Field Engineer
12 22 (2.43%) HR Consultant
12 22 (2.43%) SAP HR Consultant
12 22 (2.43%) Software Engineer
13 21 (2.32%) IT Support
13 21 (2.32%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (6.40%) HTML
2 45 (4.97%) .NET
3 39 (4.30%) Web Services
3 39 (4.30%) XML
4 36 (3.97%) CSS
5 30 (3.31%) jQuery
6 25 (2.76%) HTML5
7 17 (1.88%) Web Dynpro
8 16 (1.77%) ASP.NET
9 15 (1.66%) SAPUI5
10 13 (1.43%) J2EE
11 12 (1.32%) SOAP
12 11 (1.21%) REST
13 10 (1.10%) JSON
13 10 (1.10%) JSP
13 10 (1.10%) MDX
14 8 (0.88%) .NET Framework
14 8 (0.88%) SAP Fiori
14 8 (0.88%) Spring
15 7 (0.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 149 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 45 (4.97%) Data Centre
4 38 (4.19%) User Experience
5 24 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.21%) Blackberry
7 16 (1.77%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.32%) Driving Licence
9 12 (1.32%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.21%) Learning Management System
11 10 (1.10%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.99%) PMI
12 9 (0.99%) Social Media
12 9 (0.99%) SWIFT
13 8 (0.88%) CESG
13 8 (0.88%) Clustering
13 8 (0.88%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.66%) Life Science
14 6 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 170 (18.76%) Windows
2 61 (6.73%) Windows 7
2 61 (6.73%) Windows Server
3 53 (5.85%) Linux
4 44 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (3.53%) Apple iOS
7 28 (3.09%) Windows 8
8 25 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (2.10%) Unix
10 15 (1.66%) Windows 10
11 14 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.43%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.10%) Android
14 9 (0.99%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.99%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.99%) Solaris
15 7 (0.77%) HPUX
16 6 (0.66%) AIX
17 4 (0.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (15.12%) Project Management
3 95 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (9.16%) Change Management
5 77 (8.50%) ITIL
6 71 (7.84%) Scrum
7 58 (6.40%) Migration
8 51 (5.63%) SDLC
9 46 (5.08%) Waterfall
10 45 (4.97%) UML
11 44 (4.86%) CRM
12 42 (4.64%) Business Analysis
12 42 (4.64%) Service Delivery
13 41 (4.53%) E-Commerce
13 41 (4.53%) Project Planning
14 40 (4.42%) PRINCE2
15 38 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
15 38 (4.19%) Software Engineering
16 37 (4.08%) Service Management
17 35 (3.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 99 (10.93%) Java
2 87 (9.60%) SQL
3 62 (6.84%) C#
4 43 (4.75%) JavaScript
5 35 (3.86%) C++
6 25 (2.76%) PHP
7 23 (2.54%) C
8 22 (2.43%) ABAP
9 17 (1.88%) Python
10 14 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 14 (1.55%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.21%) Perl
12 10 (1.10%) PowerShell
13 9 (0.99%) VB
14 8 (0.88%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.66%) Ada
15 6 (0.66%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.66%) VBA
16 5 (0.55%) Ruby
16 5 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (10.82%) Degree
2 91 (10.04%) Security Cleared
3 66 (7.28%) SC Cleared
4 33 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.98%) MCSE
6 26 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (2.21%) DBS Check
8 18 (1.99%) MCP
9 16 (1.77%) MCDST
9 16 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
10 15 (1.66%) CCNA
10 15 (1.66%) DV Cleared
11 14 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.55%) MCSA
12 13 (1.43%) ACDT
12 13 (1.43%) ACHDS
12 13 (1.43%) ACTC
12 13 (1.43%) MCSM
13 12 (1.32%) ISEB
14 11 (1.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.18%) SLA
2 54 (5.96%) QA
3 12 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.66%) COBIT
5 6 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.55%) ISO22301
7 4 (0.44%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.33%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.33%) MiFID
9 2 (0.22%) EMIR
9 2 (0.22%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO19770
System Software
1 100 (11.04%) Active Directory
2 32 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
4 13 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.10%) vSphere
6 8 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.66%) Docker
7 6 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.55%) XenApp
9 4 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.44%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.33%) Firmware
10 3 (0.33%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.22%) IAG
11 2 (0.22%) Samba
11 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.11%) Varnish
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (2.54%) SCCM
2 9 (0.99%) Backup Exec
3 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (0.77%) Ansible
4 7 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.66%) SCOM
6 5 (0.55%) Mesos
6 5 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.33%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.33%) Control-M
8 3 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.33%) Puppet
8 3 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.33%) WSUS
9 2 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 196 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 69 (7.62%) Oracle
3 68 (7.51%) SAP
4 50 (5.52%) VMware
5 43 (4.75%) Cisco
5 43 (4.75%) Citrix
6 40 (4.42%) HP
7 36 (3.97%) Apple
8 32 (3.53%) Adobe
9 21 (2.32%) IBM
10 14 (1.55%) Remedy
11 13 (1.43%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.43%) Symantec
12 12 (1.32%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.88%) F5
13 8 (0.88%) Google
13 8 (0.88%) hybris
13 8 (0.88%) Reuters
13 8 (0.88%) Veeam
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Maclean Moore Consulting
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London
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South Yorkshire
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