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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 85 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 33 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 1.14% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.57% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 3
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£375 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.35% -8.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1527 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.89% 72.54% 70.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 833 989
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 £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 62 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 31 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 31 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 +9 26 £358 -8.80% 6
South Yorkshire 0 2 £450 +50.00% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (54.17%) Project Management
2 25 (52.08%) Finance
3 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 13 (27.08%) MS Project
5 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.75%) Banking
6 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 8 (16.67%) Change Management
7 8 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 6 (12.50%) QA
8 6 (12.50%) Retail
8 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) ITIL
9 5 (10.42%) Windows
9 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.42%) Migration
9 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (10.42%) Change Control
10 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.33%) TDD
10 4 (8.33%) LAN
10 4 (8.33%) WAN
10 4 (8.33%) Oracle
10 4 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (6.25%) MS Office
11 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
11 3 (6.25%) Firewall

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Project
2 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.25%) MS Office
4 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) LAN
1 4 (8.33%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.08%) EDRMS
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Xcode
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.17%) PMO Lead
7 1 (2.08%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.08%) Cocoa
2 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) Core Animation
2 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) UIKit
2 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.08%) NHS
1 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.08%) Animation
1 1 (2.08%) Kindle
1 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Project Management
2 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 8 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) Migration
6 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (10.42%) Change Control
7 4 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 3 (6.25%) Fault Management
8 3 (6.25%) Test Management
8 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C#
1 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.17%) APMP
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
4 1 (2.08%) Primavera
Yorkshire and the Humber
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Yorkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago