The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 19 22 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.77% 1.34% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 1.72% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 95 116 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 89.62% 77.85% 85.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 80 86
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £556 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £27.31 £18.00 £14.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% +23.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £35.00 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Bradford

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Bradford

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Bradford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Bradford

Project Planning
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Governance Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Governance