Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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.

Critical Path Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 816 804
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12 -42
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 50 48 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.049% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.058% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 52
England median daily rate £425 £438 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.03% +3.55%
10th Percentile £298 £313 £300
90th Percentile £540 £513 £500
UK median daily rate £413 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -5.71% +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £39.27
UK median hourly rate £37.50 - £39.27

Critical Path Analysis 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 80039 82853 86098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.68% 84.20% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 53826 55230 56760
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1870 2132 2519
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%

Critical Path Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Critical Path Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Critical Path Analysis in England

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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 6 months to 17 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 -16 18 £438 -1.41%
South East +13 13 £413 +3.13% 2
Midlands +31 7 £349 -7.00% 1
South West +7 6 £500 +5.26%
North of England +61 4 £388 -13.89%
West Midlands +25 4 £325 -13.33% 1
East Midlands +2 2 £425 -
East of England -22 2 £255 -46.32%
Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
North East - 2 £356 -
Critical Path Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
2 25 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 24 (48.00%) Project Management
4 22 (44.00%) Finance
5 17 (34.00%) PRINCE2
6 16 (32.00%) PMI Certification
7 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (28.00%) PMO
9 13 (26.00%) QA
9 13 (26.00%) Change Control
10 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (24.00%) PMP
10 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.00%) ITIL
11 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
11 11 (22.00%) Degree
12 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
12 9 (18.00%) Dependency Management
13 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (14.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
14 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
14 7 (14.00%) Resource Management
14 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 7 (14.00%) Coaching
15 6 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
15 6 (12.00%) SQL
15 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
15 6 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
15 6 (12.00%) Retail

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 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.00%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (4.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.00%) Automotive
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 13 (26.00%) Programme Planner
3 7 (14.00%) IT Manager
3 7 (14.00%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Manager
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Project Planner
5 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Service Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) GDPR Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (4.00%) PMO Planner
7 2 (4.00%) Portfolio Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) PMI
3 2 (4.00%) CCTV
3 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) SUSE
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 24 (48.00%) Project Management
3 17 (34.00%) PRINCE2
4 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (26.00%) Change Control
6 11 (22.00%) ITIL
7 9 (18.00%) Dependency Management
7 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
8 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.00%) Coaching
9 7 (14.00%) Resource Management
10 6 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
11 5 (10.00%) CRM
11 5 (10.00%) Resource Levelling
12 4 (8.00%) Change Management
12 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) VB
3 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) C++
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) PMI Certification
2 12 (24.00%) PMP
2 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (22.00%) Degree
4 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) PMO
2 13 (26.00%) QA
3 3 (6.00%) GDPR
4 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.00%) P3O
4 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Control-M
1 3 (6.00%) Nagios
1 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.00%) OpenView
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) HP
3 3 (6.00%) Remedy
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Blue Prism
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) BT
5 1 (2.00%) Demandware
5 1 (2.00%) Planview
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com