Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 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.

Project Planning
England > East Midlands
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 87 127
Rank change year-on-year -19 +40 -43
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 36 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.14% 1.71% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 2.10% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 13
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +100.00% -47.06%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £108
90th Percentile £475 £1,000 £468
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57% +2.94%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2628 2614 2594
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 83.32% 81.48% 77.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1654 1625 1571
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £215
90th Percentile £544 £575 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 60 76
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -13.82% -23.52%
10th Percentile £10.26 £10.39 £10.46
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.38 £33.50
England median hourly rate £24.77 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -0.92% +13.64% +4.76%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Project Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 11 £425 +9.68% 1
Northamptonshire +10 10 £350 -12.50% 1
Lincolnshire -3 5 £250 -73.68%
Derbyshire -12 5 £388 +26.53%
Leicestershire -16 2 £450 +33.33%
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) PMO
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (13.89%) SystmOne
6 5 (13.89%) SAP
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 4 (11.11%) NHS
7 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 4 (11.11%) Smart Meter
8 3 (8.33%) Telematics
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 3 (8.33%) Degree
8 3 (8.33%) Gemalto
8 3 (8.33%) MVNO
8 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
8 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) ERP
8 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.33%) Retail
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (8.33%) ComArch
8 3 (8.33%) Marketing

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) SystmOne
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) MVNO
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 3 (8.33%) ERP Manager
4 3 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) PMO Planner
4 3 (8.33%) PMO Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Project Planner
4 3 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) CRM Manager
5 2 (5.56%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Business Process Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) HR Manager
6 1 (2.78%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Solutions Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) NHS
1 4 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Project Management
1 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.33%) Telematics
6 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
7 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Java
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) APMP
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) PMO
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) ComArch
2 3 (8.33%) Gemalto
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Mercator