The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 18 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 West Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 42 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 2.05% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 2.94% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 15
Average daily rate £340 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +158.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 306 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 74.66% 69.86% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 205 201
Average daily rate £375 £384 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £17.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East Grinstead - 1 £340 -
Gatwick - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) DMAIC
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) DMAIC
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix