Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 109 111
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 34 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.12% 1.31% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.60% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 24
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +13.21% -20.37%
10th Percentile £268 £277 £273
90th Percentile £468 £523 £509
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £7.20 -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -35.81% +85.00%

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 2,507 2,569 2,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.79% 81.89% 79.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,616 1,649 1,532
East Midlands median daily rate £396 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.26% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £238 £215 £233
90th Percentile £550 £565 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 71 87
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.80% +0.34%
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.25 £10.43
90th Percentile £48.90 £38.75 £40.10
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 +4 11 £390 +0.65% 4
Leicestershire +2 8 £425 +6.12% 2
Derbyshire -7 6 £298 -8.81% 1
Northamptonshire +8 5 £390 +4.00% 1
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 (47.06%) Project Management
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) Degree
4 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (23.53%) Change Management
6 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
7 6 (17.65%) PMP
7 6 (17.65%) PMI Certification
7 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) Retail
8 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
8 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (14.71%) ERP
8 5 (14.71%) PMI
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.71%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 5 (14.71%) Resource Allocation
8 5 (14.71%) Master's Degree
9 4 (11.76%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Analytics
9 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
9 4 (11.76%) SAP
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL
9 4 (11.76%) NetSuite

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 2 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Documentum
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (8.82%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) NetSuite
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.88%) iTrent
3 1 (2.94%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
3 6 (17.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 4 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) GDPR Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Project Office Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) PMI
4 3 (8.82%) User Experience
5 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) Change Management
2 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.71%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 5 (14.71%) ERP
4 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.71%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (11.76%) Analytics
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (8.82%) Economics
6 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
6 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) R
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 6 (17.65%) PMP
3 5 (14.71%) Master's Degree
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Workday
4 1 (2.94%) Capita
4 1 (2.94%) hybris