Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 684 589 673
Rank change year-on-year -95 +84 -47
Contract jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 165 215 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 120 115
England median daily rate £475 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% -2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £240 £285
90th Percentile £656 £675 £576
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £22.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +88.55% -
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 £22.54
% change year-on-year - +88.55% -

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 79,687 70,828 81,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.88% 84.79% 84.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,911 46,750 54,547
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,109 1,871 2,115
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.73% +10.87% +9.52%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.60 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.50 £50.64
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -54 94 £538 +10.26% 14
South East -41 32 £475 +5.56% 6
North of England -16 23 £433 -3.89% 3
North West -8 18 £450 - 2
Midlands -18 8 £294 -33.24% 8
West Midlands -32 5 £288 -34.66% 5
East of England -8 4 £556 +43.55% 2
Yorkshire -20 4 £400 -11.11% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £450 +9.09% 3
South West +2 2 £225 -45.12% 3
North East +6 1 £800 +100.00%
Budgeting and Forecasting
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 115 (69.70%) Finance
2 54 (32.73%) Project Management
3 40 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (23.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (16.36%) Banking
6 26 (15.76%) PMO
7 25 (15.15%) SAP
8 24 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Excel
10 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 21 (12.73%) Risk Management
11 21 (12.73%) PRINCE2
12 19 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (10.91%) Oracle
13 18 (10.91%) Telecoms
14 17 (10.30%) Change Management
14 17 (10.30%) Marketing
14 17 (10.30%) Planning and Forecasting
15 15 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (8.48%) SQL
17 13 (7.88%) Investment Banking
17 13 (7.88%) Decision-Making
18 12 (7.27%) Business Forecasting
18 12 (7.27%) Project Governance
18 12 (7.27%) Process Improvement
18 12 (7.27%) Programme Management
19 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
19 11 (6.67%) Change Control
19 11 (6.67%) Customer Insight
19 11 (6.67%) Analytics

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 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.42%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) Confluence
3 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.85%) SAP BPC
2 7 (4.24%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (3.03%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.82%) Summit
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.61%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.61%) G Suite
2 1 (0.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.24%) SMS
2 3 (1.82%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) 4G
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.06%) Power BI
2 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (4.24%) SAP BW
4 6 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.64%) SAP HANA
5 5 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle Smart View
7 2 (1.21%) Big Data
7 2 (1.21%) OLAP
8 1 (0.61%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.61%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (0.61%) Essbase
8 1 (0.61%) MOLAP
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 115 (69.70%) Finance
2 27 (16.36%) Banking
3 18 (10.91%) Telecoms
4 17 (10.30%) Marketing
5 13 (7.88%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.24%) Law
7 5 (3.03%) Billing
8 4 (2.42%) Retail
9 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.82%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.61%) Advertising
11 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.61%) Front Office
11 1 (0.61%) German Language
11 1 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.61%) Military
11 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 25 (15.15%) Analyst
3 22 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 16 (9.70%) Consultant
5 13 (7.88%) Financial Analyst
6 11 (6.67%) Commercial Consultant
7 10 (6.06%) Developer
7 10 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Business Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Programme Manager
9 7 (4.24%) Change Manager
9 7 (4.24%) Finance Manager
10 6 (3.64%) Accountant
10 6 (3.64%) Analytics Manager
10 6 (3.64%) Marketing Manager
10 6 (3.64%) Operations Manager
10 6 (3.64%) TM1 Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Architect
12 4 (2.42%) Business Analyst
12 4 (2.42%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.24%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.64%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.03%) FMCG
5 4 (2.42%) Reinsurance
5 4 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.82%) CMDB
6 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.82%) PMI
6 3 (1.82%) User Experience
7 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.42%) Windows
1 4 (2.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.73%) Project Management
2 40 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (23.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (12.73%) PRINCE2
4 21 (12.73%) Risk Management
5 19 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (10.30%) Change Management
6 17 (10.30%) Planning and Forecasting
7 15 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (7.88%) Decision-Making
9 12 (7.27%) Business Forecasting
9 12 (7.27%) Process Improvement
9 12 (7.27%) Programme Management
9 12 (7.27%) Project Governance
10 11 (6.67%) Analytics
10 11 (6.67%) Change Control
10 11 (6.67%) Customer Insight
11 10 (6.06%) IT Strategy
11 10 (6.06%) Scrum
11 10 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.48%) SQL
2 4 (2.42%) ABAP
3 3 (1.82%) C
4 1 (0.61%) Java
4 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (4.24%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) ACCA
2 6 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.42%) APMP
3 4 (2.42%) PMP
3 4 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) CIMA
4 3 (1.82%) PgMP
5 1 (0.61%) CFA
5 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.76%) PMO
2 6 (3.64%) SLA
3 4 (2.42%) GDPR
3 4 (2.42%) QA
4 3 (1.82%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.82%) EMIR
4 3 (1.82%) MiFID
5 1 (0.61%) GAAP
5 1 (0.61%) IFRS
5 1 (0.61%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (15.15%) SAP
2 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.91%) Oracle
4 10 (6.06%) Hyperion
4 10 (6.06%) Tableau
5 9 (5.45%) Cognos
6 6 (3.64%) IBM
7 3 (1.82%) Calypso
7 3 (1.82%) Infor
7 3 (1.82%) Murex
7 3 (1.82%) Remedy
8 2 (1.21%) Google
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.61%) BT
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix
9 1 (0.61%) Informatica
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.61%) SmartStream
9 1 (0.61%) Splunk