The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 46 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 12 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.81% 1.59% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.02% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 8
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £256 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
Project Planning
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 545 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.44% 78.76% 77.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 375 362
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 13
Average hourly rate £38.50 £20.22 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.42% -49.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £13.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £30.80 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon +2 4 £313 -20.78%
Project Planning
South West

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Resource Management
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) MS Project
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) MS Office
6 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Tandem
7 2 (8.33%) Document Management
7 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Project
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Architect
2 3 (12.50%) AWS Architect
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Architect
3 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Build Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Support
3 2 (8.33%) Floorwalker
3 2 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Process Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.17%) WCF
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Tandem
3 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Resource Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Document Management
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) ATDD
6 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) HP