Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 673 614 636
Rank change year-on-year -59 +22 +22
Contract jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 172 218 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 130 132
England median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £259 £228 £287
90th Percentile £588 £675 £586
UK median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
England median hourly rate £175.00 £20.00 £10.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +775.00% +95.31% -63.43%
UK median hourly rate £175.00 £20.00 £10.24
% change year-on-year +775.00% +95.31% -63.43%

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 79,171 74,757 81,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.88% 84.03% 82.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,371 49,864 53,505
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
10th Percentile £295 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,911 2,050 2,392
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.35 £11.34
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year -4.00% +0.60% +24.25%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -20 97 £425 -15.00% 18
South East -30 31 £431 +6.48% 6
North of England +11 16 £425 -5.56% 4
North West +5 13 £425 -5.56% 3
Midlands +9 11 £294 -30.88% 2
West Midlands +11 10 £294 -35.79% 2
East of England -12 8 £453 +72.38%
South West +1 5 £375 +3.81% 1
Yorkshire -10 3 £423 -1.17% 1
East Midlands +8 1 - -
Budgeting and Forecasting
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 114 (66.28%) Finance
2 60 (34.88%) Project Management
3 55 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (21.51%) PMO
5 36 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (18.02%) PRINCE2
7 28 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (15.12%) Telecoms
9 20 (11.63%) SAP
9 20 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
9 20 (11.63%) Banking
9 20 (11.63%) Marketing
10 18 (10.47%) Microsoft
11 17 (9.88%) Migration
11 17 (9.88%) Data Analysis
12 16 (9.30%) Analytics
13 15 (8.72%) SDLC
13 15 (8.72%) Risk Management
13 15 (8.72%) ITIL
14 13 (7.56%) Change Management
14 13 (7.56%) SQL
14 13 (7.56%) Microsoft Project
14 13 (7.56%) Investment Banking
14 13 (7.56%) Security Cleared
14 13 (7.56%) Virtual Team
14 13 (7.56%) Business Forecasting
15 12 (6.98%) Process Improvement
15 12 (6.98%) Degree
15 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (6.40%) Scrum

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 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.56%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (2.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (2.33%) Summit
3 3 (1.74%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.16%) HFM
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (1.16%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.16%) SAP R/3
4 2 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.58%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.74%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.74%) PaaS
2 3 (1.74%) SaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.58%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.49%) SMS
2 2 (1.16%) Skype
3 1 (0.58%) Broadband
3 1 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) LAN
3 1 (0.58%) VoIP
3 1 (0.58%) WAN
3 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.65%) Power BI
1 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.07%) SAP BW
3 6 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.49%) SAP HANA
4 5 (2.91%) Oracle Smart View
5 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.74%) Essbase
7 1 (0.58%) Big Data
7 1 (0.58%) MOLAP
7 1 (0.58%) MS Access
7 1 (0.58%) OLAP
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.58%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (2.91%) JIRA
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 114 (66.28%) Finance
2 26 (15.12%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.63%) Banking
3 20 (11.63%) Marketing
4 13 (7.56%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.49%) Law
6 4 (2.33%) Front Office
6 4 (2.33%) Legal
6 4 (2.33%) Retail
7 3 (1.74%) Advertising
7 3 (1.74%) Automotive
7 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.16%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) German Language
9 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.58%) Publishing
9 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (26.16%) Project Manager
2 29 (16.86%) Analyst
3 21 (12.21%) IT Manager
4 14 (8.14%) Consultant
5 12 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
6 11 (6.40%) Commercial Consultant
7 8 (4.65%) Developer
7 8 (4.65%) Finance Manager
7 8 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
7 8 (4.65%) Marketing Manager
7 8 (4.65%) Operations Manager
8 7 (4.07%) TM1 Developer
9 6 (3.49%) Analytics Manager
9 6 (3.49%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.49%) Junior
9 6 (3.49%) Portfolio Manager
9 6 (3.49%) Programme Manager
9 6 (3.49%) Senior Manager
10 5 (2.91%) Data Analyst
10 5 (2.91%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.91%) XML
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.56%) Virtual Team
3 7 (4.07%) PMI
4 6 (3.49%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.49%) FMCG
5 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.91%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.91%) Windows
2 4 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.88%) Project Management
2 55 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (18.02%) PRINCE2
5 17 (9.88%) Data Analysis
5 17 (9.88%) Migration
6 16 (9.30%) Analytics
7 15 (8.72%) ITIL
7 15 (8.72%) Risk Management
7 15 (8.72%) SDLC
8 13 (7.56%) Business Forecasting
8 13 (7.56%) Change Management
9 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (6.98%) Process Improvement
10 11 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (6.40%) Customer Insight
10 11 (6.40%) Planning and Forecasting
10 11 (6.40%) Project Planning
10 11 (6.40%) Resource Management
10 11 (6.40%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.56%) SQL
2 3 (1.74%) C
3 2 (1.16%) Java
3 2 (1.16%) VBA
4 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.98%) Degree
3 11 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.81%) ACCA
5 8 (4.65%) PMI Certification
6 7 (4.07%) CIMA
7 5 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.58%) APMP
8 1 (0.58%) CFA
8 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PgMP
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (21.51%) PMO
2 8 (4.65%) QA
3 3 (1.74%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.74%) EMIR
3 3 (1.74%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.74%) MiFID
3 3 (1.74%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) GDPR
4 2 (1.16%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.58%) IFRS
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (11.63%) SAP
2 18 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.81%) Oracle
4 8 (4.65%) Tableau
5 7 (4.07%) Cognos
5 7 (4.07%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.91%) Google
6 5 (2.91%) IBM
7 4 (2.33%) Calypso
7 4 (2.33%) Murex
8 3 (1.74%) Infor
8 3 (1.74%) New Relic
9 2 (1.16%) BT
9 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco
10 1 (0.58%) Citrix
10 1 (0.58%) Remedy
10 1 (0.58%) Sage
10 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.58%) SmartStream