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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 57 76
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 +29
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 11 12 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 1.27% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.59% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
10th Percentile £258 £251 £380
25th Percentile £282 £370 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £320 £400 £413
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% -3.03% +14.58%
75th Percentile £399 £428 £450
90th Percentile £432 £438 £465
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Project Planning 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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,094 756 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.85% 79.92% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 503 492
10th Percentile £213 £190 £238
25th Percentile £350 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £522 £488 £488
90th Percentile £614 £600 £577
England median daily rate £545 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +9.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 39 43
10th Percentile £9.74 £9.20 £10.00
25th Percentile £13.95 £10.59 £11.56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.86 £14.17
Median % change year-on-year +26.10% +11.93% -0.77%
75th Percentile £28.75 £26.46 £20.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.50 £43.20
England median hourly rate £26.98 £24.47 £21.57
% change year-on-year +10.26% +13.44% -4.13%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Project Planning as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Planning in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Project Planning in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Planning in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Project Planning in the East Midlands

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Planning in the East Midlands.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -14 5 £434 +8.38%
Derbyshire -8 4 £289 +99.14%
Lincolnshire - 2 £400 -
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) PMP
4 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Social Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Influencing Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Transition Management
5 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) Due Diligence
5 3 (27.27%) Process Management
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Agile
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Cadence
6 2 (18.18%) Velocity

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 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Informix
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Social Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Influencing Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Planner
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Velocity
2 1 (9.09%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Agile
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
4 3 (27.27%) Due Diligence
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Process Management
4 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Transition Management
5 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Contract Management
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) Product Roadmap
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (18.18%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
1 4 (36.36%) PMP
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cadence
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia