Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 July 2021 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 of England
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 123 110 150
Rank change year-on-year -13 +40 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 7 7 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.40% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.48% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 29
10th Percentile £292 £425 £350
25th Percentile £355 £444 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £483 £475
Median % change year-on-year -6.74% +1.58% +10.47%
75th Percentile £500 £514 £540
90th Percentile £530 £530 £573
England median daily rate £455 £494 £450
% change year-on-year -7.85% +9.72% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £20.50 £28.05
% change year-on-year +143.90% -26.90% +33.55%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,869 1,452 3,697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.84% 82.97% 85.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,082 896 2,193
10th Percentile £158 £255 £281
25th Percentile £300 £363 £366
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £536 £531 £525
90th Percentile £612 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 82 194
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.46
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate £16.00 £24.70 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -35.22% +41.14% +1.04%
75th Percentile £32.61 £48.61 £45.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £59.68 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.72 £24.15 £22.93
% change year-on-year -5.93% +5.31% +11.85%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the East of England

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Project Planning in the East of England

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Planning in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Project Planning in the East of England

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Project Planning in the East of England

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -21 3 £500 +17.65%
Essex +6 1 £250 -53.70%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £360 - 3
Norfolk - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £500 -
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 of England region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Renewable Energy
2 2 (28.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 2 (28.57%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Work Breakdown Structure

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IGRP
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
General
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Sales Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Sales Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Sales Business Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Life Science
1 2 (28.57%) Renewable Energy
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Business Case
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Inventory Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft