Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 848 862
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -23
Contract jobs citing CITP 11 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.026% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 5
England median daily rate £600 £550 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58% +3.78%
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £480
% change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

CITP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17806 19989 20636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.77% 20.44% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10939 12476 12569
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £603 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 830 782 1002
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +26.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.69 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.96% +2.00% +31.58%

CITP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CITP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CITP in England

CITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CITP in England

CITP
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 CITP within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 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 -23 7 £600 +20.00% 1
South West - 4 - -
CITP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CITP 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 CITP.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) PRINCE2
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Chartered Engineer
4 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (54.55%) ISEB
6 5 (45.45%) UML
6 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
6 5 (45.45%) SWOT Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (45.45%) Use Case
6 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) Swim Lanes
6 5 (45.45%) CBAP
7 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
7 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (36.36%) Service Design
7 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
7 4 (36.36%) JIRA
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) CISSP
7 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (27.27%) PMI
8 3 (27.27%) RAD

CITP
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 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Head of Design
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Information
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Information Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) PRINCE2
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Swim Lanes
3 5 (45.45%) SWOT Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
4 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
4 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
4 4 (36.36%) Service Design
5 3 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (27.27%) DSDM
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) RAD
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Chartered Engineer
3 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) ISEB
5 5 (45.45%) CBAP
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) CISSP
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
6 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Master's Degree
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (18.18%) MBCS
9 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (9.09%) CISM
9 1 (9.09%) IISP
9 1 (9.09%) PMP
9 1 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) SAP