Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Budgeting and Forecasting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Budgeting and Forecasting over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Budgeting and Forecasting
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 689 674 672
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 159 182 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 104 128
England median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £274 £227
90th Percentile £675 £580 £604
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -10.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
England median hourly rate - £110.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +450.00% -51.67%
UK median hourly rate - £110.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +450.00% -51.67%

Budgeting and Forecasting 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80,882 80,687 83,888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.38% 85.93% 85.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,167 54,188 55,835
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £648 £638 £610
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,057 1,917 2,252
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +2.17% +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +2.27%

Budgeting and Forecasting
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Budgeting and Forecasting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Budgeting and Forecasting in England

Budgeting and Forecasting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Budgeting and Forecasting in England

Budgeting and Forecasting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Budgeting and Forecasting in England

Budgeting and Forecasting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Budgeting and Forecasting in England

Budgeting and Forecasting
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 Budgeting and Forecasting within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
London -17 70 £500 +17.65% 22
South East -9 30 £525 +18.31% 5
East of England +16 22 £513 +22.39% 2
North of England -20 21 £400 -5.88% 6
Midlands -11 12 £325 -13.33% 9
North West -11 12 £500 +17.65% 5
West Midlands -16 11 £325 -13.33% 8
Yorkshire -7 9 £400 -11.11% 1
South West -39 4 £400 -24.88% 5
East Midlands +9 1 - - 1
Budgeting and Forecasting
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 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 England region with a requirement for Budgeting and Forecasting.

1 112 (70.44%) Finance
2 47 (29.56%) Project Management
3 38 (23.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 36 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (14.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 22 (13.84%) Change Management
7 22 (13.84%) PMO
7 22 (13.84%) Decision-Making
8 21 (13.21%) Microsoft Office
8 21 (13.21%) Resource Management
9 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
9 20 (12.58%) Migration
10 19 (11.95%) Oracle
11 18 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (10.69%) Degree
12 17 (10.69%) PRINCE2
13 16 (10.06%) Microsoft Project
13 16 (10.06%) Telecoms
13 16 (10.06%) Programme Management
14 15 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (8.81%) JIRA
16 13 (8.18%) Banking
16 13 (8.18%) ITIL
16 13 (8.18%) Customer Requirements
17 12 (7.55%) SharePoint
17 12 (7.55%) Service Management
18 11 (6.92%) Management Information System
18 11 (6.92%) ERP

Budgeting and Forecasting
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 12 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.89%) Confluence
3 2 (1.26%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 38 (23.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (14.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (13.21%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (10.06%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.63%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) SAP SRM
2 3 (1.89%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.26%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.26%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.26%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.63%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.63%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) Office 365
2 4 (2.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) G Suite
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) Broadband
2 2 (1.26%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (1.26%) LAN
2 2 (1.26%) MVNO
2 2 (1.26%) VoIP
2 2 (1.26%) WAN
2 2 (1.26%) Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) 2G
3 1 (0.63%) 3G
3 1 (0.63%) 4G
3 1 (0.63%) DHCP
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.63%) GSM
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.63%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (1.89%) Oracle Smart View
3 3 (1.89%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.63%) Cognos Connection
5 1 (0.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.63%) MS Access
5 1 (0.63%) Power BI
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.81%) JIRA
2 5 (3.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 112 (70.44%) Finance
2 16 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.18%) Banking
4 8 (5.03%) Retail
5 7 (4.40%) Billing
6 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.26%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.26%) Legal
8 2 (1.26%) Marketing
8 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) French Language
9 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (24.53%) Project Manager
2 33 (20.75%) Analyst
3 13 (8.18%) Financial Analyst
4 12 (7.55%) Consultant
5 11 (6.92%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.92%) PMO Analyst
6 10 (6.29%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.29%) Senior Manager
6 10 (6.29%) Service Manager
7 8 (5.03%) Business Manager
7 8 (5.03%) Migration Manager
7 8 (5.03%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (3.77%) Finance Manager
8 6 (3.77%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.14%) Architect
10 4 (2.52%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Data Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Migration Project Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) Flash
2 1 (0.63%) JSON
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
2 1 (0.63%) OAuth
2 1 (0.63%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.40%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.52%) SCADA
5 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.26%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.63%) CMDB
7 1 (0.63%) Equities
7 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.92%) Windows
2 7 (4.40%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.14%) Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.56%) Project Management
2 36 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.84%) Change Management
4 22 (13.84%) Decision-Making
5 21 (13.21%) Resource Management
6 20 (12.58%) Migration
7 18 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (10.69%) PRINCE2
9 16 (10.06%) Programme Management
10 15 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (8.18%) Customer Requirements
11 13 (8.18%) ITIL
12 12 (7.55%) Service Management
13 11 (6.92%) ERP
13 11 (6.92%) Supplier Management
14 10 (6.29%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (6.29%) Planning and Forecasting
15 9 (5.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.77%) SQL
2 3 (1.89%) Python
3 2 (1.26%) Java
4 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (10.69%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.77%) ISEB
3 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) CCAB
4 4 (2.52%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.89%) APMP
6 2 (1.26%) ACCA
6 2 (1.26%) CCSA
6 2 (1.26%) CIMA
6 2 (1.26%) MCSE
6 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.63%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.63%) HND
7 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.63%) MBA
7 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.63%) PMP
7 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.84%) PMO
2 6 (3.77%) QA
3 3 (1.89%) GAAP
3 3 (1.89%) SLA
4 2 (1.26%) IFRS
4 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.63%) GDPR
5 1 (0.63%) P3O
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.95%) Oracle
3 11 (6.92%) Hyperion
4 10 (6.29%) SAP
5 5 (3.14%) Cognos
6 4 (2.52%) Infor
7 2 (1.26%) Adaptive Insights
7 2 (1.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.26%) Cisco
7 2 (1.26%) Google
7 2 (1.26%) IFS
7 2 (1.26%) Lotus
7 2 (1.26%) SevOne
7 2 (1.26%) Splunk
7 2 (1.26%) Tagetik
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) JDA
8 1 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.63%) Okta
8 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft