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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 63 87
Rank change year-on-year -18 +24  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 22 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.39% 1.78% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.21% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 5
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £400 £440
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 £34.00 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  

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 1285 1314 1365
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 81.07% 80.76% 77.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 816 812
Median daily rate £400 £395 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +3.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 39
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -1 8 £406 -9.72% 5
Northamptonshire 0 7 £350 -12.50% 3
Lincolnshire - 4 - - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £375 - 1
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (33.33%) Project Management
2 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) NHS
3 7 (17.95%) PMO
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (12.82%) SystmOne
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Smart Meter
5 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (7.69%) SOAP
6 3 (7.69%) Web Services
6 3 (7.69%) SOA
6 3 (7.69%) webMethods
6 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.69%) Banking
6 3 (7.69%) Retail
6 3 (7.69%) Software AG
6 3 (7.69%) RESTful
6 3 (7.69%) Degree
6 3 (7.69%) Telematics
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) ComArch
6 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Information Governance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Documentum
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) SystmOne
2 1 (2.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) MVNO
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Programme Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Integration Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.69%) webMethods Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Data Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Process Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Programme Planner
4 2 (5.13%) Project Planner
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.56%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Project Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) RESTful
1 3 (7.69%) SOAP
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) NHS
2 5 (12.82%) Smart Meter
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.69%) Coaching
4 3 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 3 (7.69%) IT Strategy
4 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) SOA
4 3 (7.69%) Telematics
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (5.13%) Analytics
5 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics
5 2 (5.13%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (5.13%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) PMO
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) ComArch
1 3 (7.69%) Gemalto
1 3 (7.69%) Software AG
1 3 (7.69%) webMethods
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Mercator
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