Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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.

Budgeting and Forecasting
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 663 622 668
Rank change year-on-year -41 +46 -34
Contract jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 194 221 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 127 140
England median daily rate £425 £400 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -9.60% +2.91%
10th Percentile £263 £227 £300
90th Percentile £588 £638 £589
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
England median hourly rate £175.00 £20.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +775.00% -51.67% +56.15%
10th Percentile £162.50 £17.07 £36.28
90th Percentile £187.50 £26.41 £46.48
UK median hourly rate £175.00 £20.00 £41.38
% change year-on-year +775.00% -51.67% +56.15%

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 80532 80892 84761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.19% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 54292 53866 55971
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £266 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1834 2152 2528
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +10.70% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £24.99 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.13% +6.67% +15.38%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 +13 111 £440 -10.20% 5
South East -30 27 £444 +69.05%
North of England +37 22 £425 - 6
East of England -18 15 £419 +59.52% 1
Yorkshire +17 12 £450 +18.42% 3
North West +14 10 £425 -5.56% 3
Midlands +32 9 £375 +16.28% 1
West Midlands +22 7 £375 +33.69% 1
South West -5 6 £375 +7.14% 1
East Midlands -3 1 £350 -6.04%
Budgeting and Forecasting
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 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 Budgeting and Forecasting.

1 138 (71.13%) Finance
2 65 (33.51%) Project Management
3 50 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (18.56%) PMO
6 33 (17.01%) PRINCE2
7 29 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (13.92%) Microsoft
8 27 (13.92%) Migration
9 25 (12.89%) Banking
10 23 (11.86%) Virtual Team
11 21 (10.82%) SAP
11 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Excel
11 21 (10.82%) Security Cleared
12 20 (10.31%) Oracle
13 19 (9.79%) Risk Management
13 19 (9.79%) Resource Management
14 17 (8.76%) Data Analysis
14 17 (8.76%) Telecoms
14 17 (8.76%) Scrum
14 17 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (8.25%) Planning and Forecasting
15 16 (8.25%) SDLC
15 16 (8.25%) Change Management
15 16 (8.25%) Project Planning
15 16 (8.25%) Degree
16 15 (7.73%) ITIL
16 15 (7.73%) Waterfall
16 15 (7.73%) 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 4 (2.06%) Confluence
1 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.03%) SAS
2 2 (1.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (3.09%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (3.09%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (2.06%) HFM
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.55%) SAP BPC
5 3 (1.55%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.55%) Summit
6 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.03%) SAP R/3
6 2 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.52%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.06%) PaaS
2 4 (2.06%) SaaS
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.55%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.03%) Office 365
5 1 (0.52%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.06%) Skype
2 2 (1.03%) SMS
3 1 (0.52%) Broadband
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) LAN
3 1 (0.52%) Network Security
3 1 (0.52%) VoIP
3 1 (0.52%) WAN
3 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.15%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (3.09%) Essbase
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Smart View
3 4 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.06%) MS Access
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (2.06%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.55%) Power BI
4 3 (1.55%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) JIRA
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 138 (71.13%) Finance
2 25 (12.89%) Banking
3 17 (8.76%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.22%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.61%) Marketing
5 7 (3.61%) Retail
6 6 (3.09%) Legal
7 4 (2.06%) Advertising
7 4 (2.06%) Front Office
7 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.55%) Automotive
8 3 (1.55%) Billing
8 3 (1.55%) Law
9 2 (1.03%) Publishing
9 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (22.68%) Project Manager
2 33 (17.01%) Analyst
3 24 (12.37%) IT Manager
4 15 (7.73%) Consultant
5 14 (7.22%) Finance Manager
5 14 (7.22%) IT Project Manager
6 12 (6.19%) Scrum Master
7 11 (5.67%) Financial Analyst
8 10 (5.15%) Portfolio Manager
9 8 (4.12%) Agile Scrum Master
9 8 (4.12%) Business Manager
9 8 (4.12%) Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
9 8 (4.12%) Senior Manager
10 7 (3.61%) PMO Analyst
11 6 (3.09%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.09%) TM1 Developer
12 5 (2.58%) Junior
12 5 (2.58%) Portfolio Office Manager
12 5 (2.58%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.58%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.03%) Middleware
2 2 (1.03%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.86%) Virtual Team
3 9 (4.64%) PMI
4 6 (3.09%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.58%) FMCG
6 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.06%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.03%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.51%) Project Management
2 50 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (17.01%) PRINCE2
5 27 (13.92%) Migration
6 19 (9.79%) Resource Management
6 19 (9.79%) Risk Management
7 17 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (8.76%) Data Analysis
7 17 (8.76%) Scrum
8 16 (8.25%) Change Management
8 16 (8.25%) Planning and Forecasting
8 16 (8.25%) Project Planning
8 16 (8.25%) SDLC
9 15 (7.73%) Analytics
9 15 (7.73%) ITIL
9 15 (7.73%) Waterfall
10 14 (7.22%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.70%) Portfolio Management
12 12 (6.19%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.12%) SQL
2 3 (1.55%) VBA
3 1 (0.52%) C
3 1 (0.52%) Java
3 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.25%) Degree
3 11 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.15%) ACCA
5 9 (4.64%) CIMA
5 9 (4.64%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.03%) CFA
7 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) APMP
8 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) PMP
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (18.56%) PMO
2 11 (5.67%) QA
3 5 (2.58%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.55%) SLA
5 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.03%) GDPR
5 2 (1.03%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.52%) EMIR
6 1 (0.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.82%) SAP
3 20 (10.31%) Oracle
4 9 (4.64%) Hyperion
5 7 (3.61%) Google
6 6 (3.09%) Cognos
7 5 (2.58%) IBM
8 3 (1.55%) Calypso
8 3 (1.55%) Murex
8 3 (1.55%) New Relic
8 3 (1.55%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.55%) Tableau
9 2 (1.03%) Citrix
9 2 (1.03%) Fixnetix
9 2 (1.03%) Infor
9 2 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.03%) Sage
10 1 (0.52%) BT
10 1 (0.52%) Remedy