Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Practice Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Practice Management over the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Practice Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 225 293
Rank change year-on-year -2 +68 +19
Contract jobs citing Practice Management 17 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.19% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.22% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 5
City of London median daily rate £500 £394 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -34.38% +152.63%
10th Percentile £328 £200 £495
90th Percentile £538 £538 £705
Central London median daily rate £500 £400 £588
% change year-on-year +25.00% -31.91% +147.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Practice Management 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 5714 5890 9349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 87.65% 86.67% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4411 4773 7328
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £320 £313 £286
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 47 93
City of London median hourly rate £20.27 £20.00 £21.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -6.10% -2.63%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.25 £10.84
90th Percentile £29.77 £44.94 £53.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.13
% change year-on-year -6.50% -5.33% +0.60%

Practice Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Practice Management in the City of London

Practice Management
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 Practice Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Practice Management in the City of London

Practice Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Practice Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Practice Management in the City of London

Practice Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Practice Management in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Practice Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Practice Management 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 Practice Management.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Legal
3 8 (47.06%) Law
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) ERP
5 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (17.65%) Reuters
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) JIRA
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.88%) Infor SunSystems

Practice Management
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 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Legal
3 8 (47.06%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Report Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Legal Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) ERP
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
1 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
2 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.88%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Reuters
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) HP