The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Critical Path Analysis
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 - 207
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.061% - 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £383 £403
% change year-on-year +9.15% -4.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 - £175.00

Critical Path Analysis 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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2879 2907 4718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.15% 85.93% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2210 2380 3714
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 55
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £56.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Critical Path Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Critical Path Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Critical Path Analysis in the City of London

Critical Path Analysis
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 Critical Path Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 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 City of London region with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (100.00%) Product Breakdown Structure

Critical Path Analysis
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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared