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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Time Management
Rank 184 194 190
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Time Management 683 576 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.26% 1.09% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.45% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 313 279
Average daily rate
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£354 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £191 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 33 29
Average hourly rate £11.00 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.60 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-12.24% -21.60%

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
41941 39670 34556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.12% 75.31% 74.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26586 25081 20645
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1211 1173 1034
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 £12.10 £12.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.07 £48.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +15 618 £358 +2.14% 259
London +1 277 £375 -5.06% 88
South East +41 145 £355 +31.57% 67
Scotland +24 45 £350 -3.44% 11
North West -3 45 £400 +27.38% 31
City of London -9 45 £463 +20.91% 30
Berkshire +18 44 £375 +45.63% 16
Hampshire +19 41 £347 +23.54% 6
Yorkshire +11 41 £375 -10.71% 12
South West +1 33 £325 +1.56% 20
West Midlands -17 30 £325 -20.73% 12
Surrey +19 29 £413 -8.58% 13
West Yorkshire +4 27 £375 -10.71% 4
East of England -13 27 £225 -33.33% 22
Glasgow +12 19 £260 -22.38% 2
Leeds -2 19 £375 -10.71% 1
Manchester -5 19 £325 -7.14% 13
Hook +6 15 £301 -2.96% 1
Cheshire -4 15 £400 +69.13% 11
Hertfordshire -5 14 £75 -78.57% 10
Edinburgh +1 13 £375 -18.91% 8
Buckinghamshire -2 12 £325 -10.34% 12
Milton Keynes +8 11 £325 +1.56% 9
Birmingham -7 11 £363 +13.72% 3
Reading +1 10 £369 +81.87% 8
North East -1 10 £255 -21.53% 1
Somerset +19 9 £338 -10.00% 6
Tyne and Wear -2 9 £247 -23.86% 1
Watford -6 9 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 8 £247 -23.86% 1

Time Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (21.54%) Finance
2 269 (20.92%) MS Excel
3 266 (20.68%) Microsoft
4 238 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
5 227 (17.65%) Project Management
6 224 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
7 196 (15.24%) Windows
8 170 (13.22%) SQL
9 142 (11.04%) Security Cleared
10 141 (10.96%) Degree
11 130 (10.11%) Change Management
12 127 (9.88%) ITIL
13 125 (9.72%) MS Office
14 120 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 120 (9.33%) SAP
15 116 (9.02%) MS PowerPoint
16 100 (7.78%) Banking
17 98 (7.62%) SC Cleared
17 98 (7.62%) HTML
18 96 (7.47%) PRINCE2
19 90 (7.00%) JavaScript
19 90 (7.00%) SQL Server
19 90 (7.00%) Marketing
20 87 (6.77%) CSS
21 85 (6.61%) .NET
22 84 (6.53%) Retail
23 80 (6.22%) Java
23 80 (6.22%) Cisco
24 77 (5.99%) Service Management
25 73 (5.68%) QA

Time Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.26%) CMS
3 19 (1.48%) Apache
4 17 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 15 (1.17%) IIS
5 15 (1.17%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.17%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 13 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (0.78%) SAS
9 9 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.62%) JBoss
11 7 (0.54%) Lync
11 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.47%) Confluence
13 5 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.31%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 269 (20.92%) MS Excel
2 125 (9.72%) MS Office
3 116 (9.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (4.43%) MS Project
5 45 (3.50%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.17%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.16%) InDesign
9 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.078%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.078%) SPSS
10 1 (0.078%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.078%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.078%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.078%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 24 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.09%) SAP SD
3 13 (1.01%) SAP HR
3 13 (1.01%) SAP FI
3 13 (1.01%) SAP WM
4 12 (0.93%) SAP SRM
4 12 (0.93%) SAP CO
4 12 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (0.70%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.54%) SAP QM
7 7 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.47%) SAP MM
9 5 (0.39%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.31%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.31%) SAP HCM
10 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.31%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.93%) SaaS
2 8 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.54%) IaaS
4 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.39%) Office 365
5 4 (0.31%) HP Helion
5 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.23%) PaaS
6 3 (0.23%) Heroku
7 2 (0.16%) GitHub
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.078%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.078%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (5.29%) WAN
2 65 (5.05%) LAN
3 51 (3.97%) Network Security
4 38 (2.95%) TCP/IP
4 38 (2.95%) Firewall
5 31 (2.41%) SSL
6 29 (2.26%) DNS
7 27 (2.10%) Internet
8 23 (1.79%) IPsec
9 21 (1.63%) SAN
10 20 (1.56%) DHCP
11 18 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (1.32%) VPN
13 14 (1.09%) VLAN
14 13 (1.01%) SNMP
15 10 (0.78%) Junos
16 9 (0.70%) VoIP
16 9 (0.70%) MPLS
16 9 (0.70%) NAS
17 7 (0.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (2.18%) Relational Database
3 27 (2.10%) SAP BW
4 21 (1.63%) RDBMS
5 18 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (1.40%) MS Access
6 17 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.17%) Data Mining
8 13 (1.01%) MySQL
8 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (0.93%) Hadoop
9 12 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (0.93%) MongoDB
10 11 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (0.86%) Cognos Report Studio
10 11 (0.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 10 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.62%) Cognos Transformer
12 8 (0.62%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 30 (2.33%) JIRA
2 28 (2.18%) Eclipse
3 12 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 11 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (0.78%) Maven
5 10 (0.78%) NUnit
6 9 (0.70%) JUnit
7 7 (0.54%) Subversion
7 7 (0.54%) Selenium
7 7 (0.54%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (0.39%) StarTeam
10 4 (0.31%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.31%) Fiddler
10 4 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (0.31%) Ant
11 3 (0.23%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.16%) FogBugz
General
1 277 (21.54%) Finance
2 100 (7.78%) Banking
3 90 (7.00%) Marketing
4 84 (6.53%) Retail
5 54 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 40 (3.11%) Legal
6 40 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 29 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 29 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.32%) Publishing
10 16 (1.24%) Front Office
11 13 (1.01%) Military
12 11 (0.86%) Back Office
13 10 (0.78%) Billing
14 8 (0.62%) Russian Language
14 8 (0.62%) Electronics
15 7 (0.54%) Law
16 6 (0.47%) Automotive
17 5 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 308 (23.95%) Analyst
2 142 (11.04%) Developer
3 124 (9.64%) Consultant
4 119 (9.25%) Business Analyst
5 114 (8.86%) Project Manager
6 74 (5.75%) SAP Consultant
7 60 (4.67%) Architect
8 42 (3.27%) Administrator
9 35 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
10 33 (2.57%) Service Analyst
11 30 (2.33%) Support Analyst
12 28 (2.18%) Data Analyst
13 27 (2.10%) Service Desk Analyst
14 26 (2.02%) Solutions Architect
15 24 (1.87%) Network Engineer
16 20 (1.56%) Coordinator
17 19 (1.48%) Designer
18 17 (1.32%) .NET Developer
19 16 (1.24%) Front-End Developer
19 16 (1.24%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (7.62%) HTML
2 87 (6.77%) CSS
3 85 (6.61%) .NET
4 51 (3.97%) Web Services
5 42 (3.27%) HTML5
6 38 (2.95%) CSS3
7 37 (2.88%) XML
8 34 (2.64%) ASP.NET
8 34 (2.64%) jQuery
9 30 (2.33%) Ajax
10 24 (1.87%) .NET Framework
11 20 (1.56%) J2EE
11 20 (1.56%) JSP
12 16 (1.24%) Spring
13 13 (1.01%) Middleware
14 12 (0.93%) AngularJS
14 12 (0.93%) JSON
15 11 (0.86%) Hibernate
16 10 (0.78%) Application Packaging
17 9 (0.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 238 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 51 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 46 (3.58%) User Experience
5 45 (3.50%) Data Centre
6 25 (1.94%) Data Structures
7 21 (1.63%) NHS
8 20 (1.56%) PMI
9 18 (1.40%) Statistics
10 16 (1.24%) Cryptography
11 13 (1.01%) iPad
11 13 (1.01%) Mobile App
12 12 (0.93%) E-Learning
13 11 (0.86%) Fixed Income
14 10 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.70%) Blackberry
15 9 (0.70%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.70%) Social Media
15 9 (0.70%) Visualisation
16 8 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 196 (15.24%) Windows
2 68 (5.29%) Linux
3 62 (4.82%) Windows 7
4 48 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (3.34%) UNIX
6 39 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.40%) Windows XP
9 16 (1.24%) Android
10 13 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (0.62%) Windows 2000
13 7 (0.54%) FreeBSD
13 7 (0.54%) Solaris
14 5 (0.39%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.39%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.23%) HPUX
15 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (17.65%) Project Management
2 224 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (10.11%) Change Management
4 127 (9.88%) ITIL
5 120 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 96 (7.47%) PRINCE2
7 77 (5.99%) Service Management
8 69 (5.37%) E-Commerce
9 68 (5.29%) Business Analysis
10 67 (5.21%) CRM
10 67 (5.21%) Scrum
11 66 (5.13%) SDLC
12 64 (4.98%) OO
13 62 (4.82%) Migration
14 54 (4.20%) B2B
15 52 (4.04%) User Acceptance Testing
16 50 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (3.58%) Continuous Improvement
18 43 (3.34%) Service Delivery
18 43 (3.34%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 170 (13.22%) SQL
2 90 (7.00%) JavaScript
3 80 (6.22%) Java
4 60 (4.67%) C#
5 27 (2.10%) C
5 27 (2.10%) T-SQL
5 27 (2.10%) Shell Script
6 22 (1.71%) Python
7 21 (1.63%) Perl
7 21 (1.63%) PowerShell
8 18 (1.40%) VBA
9 17 (1.32%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.17%) C++
11 14 (1.09%) PHP
12 12 (0.93%) VBScript
13 10 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.70%) VB
15 8 (0.62%) Ruby
16 7 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 142 (11.04%) Security Cleared
2 141 (10.96%) Degree
3 98 (7.62%) SC Cleared
4 39 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 38 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (2.64%) DV Cleared
7 23 (1.79%) PMP
8 20 (1.56%) ISEB
9 19 (1.48%) MCAD
9 19 (1.48%) MCSD
10 18 (1.40%) MCTS
11 17 (1.32%) MCSE
11 17 (1.32%) MCPD
12 14 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (0.78%) CISSP
16 9 (0.70%) CCNA
16 9 (0.70%) APMP
17 8 (0.62%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.68%) QA
2 41 (3.19%) SLA
3 16 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.86%) JSP 440
5 10 (0.78%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.54%) COBIT
7 6 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.47%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.23%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.23%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.16%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.16%) FATCA
9 2 (0.16%) ARP4761
9 2 (0.16%) DO-254
9 2 (0.16%) ARP4754
9 2 (0.16%) Basel II
10 1 (0.078%) GMP
10 1 (0.078%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.09%) vSphere
5 12 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.62%) XenApp
7 7 (0.54%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.39%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.31%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.16%) NLBS
11 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.16%) Xen
11 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.078%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.078%) RACF
12 1 (0.078%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.078%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (1.32%) Puppet
2 12 (0.93%) WMI
3 9 (0.70%) WhatsUp Gold
4 8 (0.62%) SCCM
4 8 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.39%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.39%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.31%) Hyperic
7 4 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.16%) WSUS
9 2 (0.16%) Nessus
9 2 (0.16%) Control-M
9 2 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 266 (20.68%) Microsoft
2 120 (9.33%) SAP
3 80 (6.22%) Cisco
4 67 (5.21%) Oracle
5 56 (4.35%) HP
6 42 (3.27%) VMware
7 40 (3.11%) CheckPoint
8 38 (2.95%) Juniper
9 29 (2.26%) Citrix
10 28 (2.18%) ServiceNow
11 26 (2.02%) McAfee
12 23 (1.79%) IBM
12 23 (1.79%) Blue Coat
13 21 (1.63%) Adobe
13 21 (1.63%) Dell
14 17 (1.32%) Cognos
15 16 (1.24%) Business Objects
16 15 (1.17%) EMC
17 14 (1.09%) F5
18 13 (1.01%) Remedy
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