The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 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 for the Watford region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 2.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £359 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +87.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 64 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 78.13% 78.05% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 41
Average daily rate £413 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.40% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.68 £11.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.79% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.82 £11.00 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Project Planning
Hertfordshire

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planning across the Watford region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Watford region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Project Planning
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun