Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Budget Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Budget Control over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 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.

Budget Control
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 240 230
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +12
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 4 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.059% 0.19% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.21% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -16.28% +177.78%
10th Percentile £436 £308 £346
90th Percentile £671 £570 £739
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £300
% change year-on-year +5.56% +50.00% +55.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Budget Control is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,962 6,246 5,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.74% 89.19% 88.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,675 4,980 4,338
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £319 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £666
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 61 50
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.70 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -11.48% -1.17%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.81 £13.73
90th Percentile £35.42 £31.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.32% +6.58% -10.06%

Budget Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Budget Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Budget Control in the City of London

Budget Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Budget Control in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Budget Control in the City of London

Budget Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Budget Control in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Budget Control in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Budget Control.

1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Budget Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Test
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP