The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 July 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 Yorkshire 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 81 91 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 31 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.32% 1.13% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.57% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 7
Average daily rate
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£370 £388 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% -7.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.09 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-18.51% -16.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1730 1524 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.65% 71.82% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 831 986
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% +123.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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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
West Yorkshire +8 25 £358 -8.80% 6
South Yorkshire -1 2 £450 +50.00% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 26 (53.06%) Project Management
3 15 (30.61%) MS Project
4 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
7 10 (20.41%) Change Management
8 9 (18.37%) Banking
9 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
10 7 (14.29%) Resource Management
10 7 (14.29%) Change Control
11 6 (12.24%) QA
11 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.24%) ITIL
11 6 (12.24%) Scrum
12 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.20%) Windows
12 5 (10.20%) MS Office
12 5 (10.20%) Retail
13 4 (8.16%) TDD
13 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (8.16%) LAN
13 4 (8.16%) WAN
13 4 (8.16%) Agile Project Management
14 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (6.12%) Oracle
14 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
14 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
14 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Project
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.20%) MS Office
4 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) LAN
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.04%) EDRMS
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Subversion
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.08%) Xcode
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (4.08%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) PMO Lead
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.04%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Core Animation
1 2 (4.08%) Cocoa
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) OpenGL
1 2 (4.08%) UIKit
2 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
2 1 (2.04%) WCF
2 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Animation
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Project Management
2 14 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.41%) Change Management
5 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 7 (14.29%) Change Control
7 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 6 (12.24%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.12%) Migration
9 3 (6.12%) Test Management
9 3 (6.12%) Fault Management
9 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) APMP
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) Primavera
4 1 (2.04%) Sage
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
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