The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 20 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.86% 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £215 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.82% -2.85%
Project Planning
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 135 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 75.00% 83.33% 79.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 68 44
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £10.75 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Java Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore