The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Budget Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Budget Control
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 556 594 576
Rank change year-on-year +38 -18  
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 24 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.068% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.081% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 25
Median daily rate £500 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +22.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £317 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £495 £356
% change year-on-year -4.04% +38.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

Budget Control 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36004 40667 41211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.73% 83.47% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23651 27315 26961
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 954 1137
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Budget Control
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Budget Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Budget Control in England

Budget Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Budget Control in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Budget Control in England

Budget Control
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Budget Control in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Budget Control in England

Budget Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Budget Control in England

Budget Control
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
London +8 16 £525 +8.52% 2
South East +38 5 £559 -10.60%
South West - 2 £425 -
West Midlands +24 1 £240 - 3
Budget Control
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control 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 England region with a requirement for Budget Control.

1 18 (51.43%) Project Management
2 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (28.57%) Finance
4 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.00%) Change Management
7 6 (17.14%) Time Management
8 5 (14.29%) Banking
8 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (14.29%) Legal
8 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
8 5 (14.29%) CRM
8 5 (14.29%) Line Management
8 5 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 5 (14.29%) Business Transformation
9 4 (11.43%) Change Control
9 4 (11.43%) PMO
9 4 (11.43%) PMP
9 4 (11.43%) Law
9 4 (11.43%) Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (8.57%) Project Governance
10 3 (8.57%) French Language
10 3 (8.57%) QA
10 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
10 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
10 3 (8.57%) Retail
10 3 (8.57%) Telecoms

Budget Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) SAS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) DataStage
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Legal
3 4 (11.43%) Law
4 3 (8.57%) French Language
4 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 4 (11.43%) CRM Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Change Manager
4 3 (8.57%) CRM Programme Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Payments Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (2.86%) Business Process Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Global Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Office 365 Manager
6 1 (2.86%) PMO Officer
6 1 (2.86%) Process Mapping Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Project Management
2 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.00%) Change Management
5 6 (17.14%) Time Management
6 5 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 5 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (14.29%) CRM
6 5 (14.29%) Line Management
6 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) Change Control
7 4 (11.43%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.57%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.71%) Information Security
9 2 (5.71%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 4 (11.43%) PMP
2 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PMO
2 3 (8.57%) QA
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Avaya
1 3 (8.57%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.86%) Sun
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
West Midlands
Computer People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago