The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Critical Path Analysis over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Critical Path Analysis
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 595 585
Rank change year-on-year +43 -10  
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 49 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.056% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.068% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 27
Median daily rate £431 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £300 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £403
% change year-on-year +2.56% -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 - £175.00

Critical Path Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36629 41404 40602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.70% 83.49% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24036 27790 26591
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 977 1113
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Critical Path Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Critical Path Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Critical Path Analysis in England

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in England

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Critical Path Analysis in England

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in England

Critical Path Analysis
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 Critical Path Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +24 24 £418 -12.10%
London +8 11 £500 -13.04%
South East +15 10 £425 +7.59% 2
East Midlands -5 2 £425 -
East of England - 2 £255 - 1
Critical Path Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 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 Critical Path Analysis.

1 66 (68.04%) Microsoft Project
2 53 (54.64%) Project Management
3 40 (41.24%) PRINCE2
4 37 (38.14%) Finance
4 37 (38.14%) Security Cleared
5 34 (35.05%) SC Cleared
6 31 (31.96%) Dependency Management
6 31 (31.96%) PMO
6 31 (31.96%) PMI Certification
7 25 (25.77%) Risk Management
8 23 (23.71%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (23.71%) Project Planning
9 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (19.59%) PMI
11 18 (18.56%) ITIL
12 17 (17.53%) Change Control
13 16 (16.49%) Work Breakdown Structure
13 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
13 16 (16.49%) Management Information System
13 16 (16.49%) QA
14 15 (15.46%) Risk Analysis
15 14 (14.43%) Degree
16 13 (13.40%) PMP
16 13 (13.40%) Product Breakdown Structure
17 12 (12.37%) Coaching
17 12 (12.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
20 9 (9.28%) Supplier Management

Critical Path Analysis
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 (7.22%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.09%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.06%) Documentum
3 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 66 (68.04%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (23.71%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (8.25%) MS Visio
5 7 (7.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.12%) Primavera
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.06%) Maximo
4 1 (1.03%) SAP PS
4 1 (1.03%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) JIRA
1 3 (3.09%) Subversion
General
1 37 (38.14%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Back Office
4 3 (3.09%) Electronics
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (25.77%) Project Manager
2 20 (20.62%) Programme Planner
3 16 (16.49%) Project Planner
4 8 (8.25%) IT Manager
4 8 (8.25%) Senior Manager
4 8 (8.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (7.22%) Analyst
5 7 (7.22%) Portfolio Planner
6 6 (6.19%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Business Change Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Business Change Project Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) PMO Planner
7 5 (5.15%) Senior IT Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Programme Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.09%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.06%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) PMI
2 16 (16.49%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) CMDB
5 2 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.06%) RIA
6 1 (1.03%) CCTV
6 1 (1.03%) Life Science
6 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Linux
1 3 (3.09%) Unix
2 2 (2.06%) SUSE
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.64%) Project Management
2 40 (41.24%) PRINCE2
3 31 (31.96%) Dependency Management
4 25 (25.77%) Risk Management
5 23 (23.71%) Project Planning
6 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (18.56%) ITIL
8 17 (17.53%) Change Control
9 16 (16.49%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 15 (15.46%) Risk Analysis
11 13 (13.40%) Product Breakdown Structure
12 12 (12.37%) Coaching
13 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.28%) Supplier Management
15 7 (7.22%) Earned Value Management
15 7 (7.22%) Resource Management
16 6 (6.19%) Change Management
16 6 (6.19%) Configuration Management
16 6 (6.19%) Programme Management
16 6 (6.19%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) VBA
2 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.09%) Perl
3 2 (2.06%) SQL
4 1 (1.03%) C
4 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (38.14%) Security Cleared
2 34 (35.05%) SC Cleared
3 31 (31.96%) PMI Certification
4 14 (14.43%) Degree
5 13 (13.40%) PMP
6 12 (12.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (7.22%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.96%) PMO
2 16 (16.49%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Control-M
1 3 (3.09%) Nagios
1 3 (3.09%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.09%) OpenView
1 3 (3.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) IBM
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) SAP
4 3 (3.09%) HP
4 3 (3.09%) Remedy
5 2 (2.06%) OpenText
5 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.06%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.03%) Demandware
6 1 (1.03%) Nokia
6 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
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