The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Demand Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Demand Management over the 3 months to 29 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.

Demand Management
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 564 589
Rank change year-on-year +23 +25  
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 53 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 26
Median daily rate £375 £450 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +22.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £711 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -9.41% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £47.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £47.39

Demand Management 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 36628 41177 41257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.72% 83.54% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 92282 104544 94562
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2775 2674 2752
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £12.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Demand Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Demand Management in England

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Demand Management in England

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Demand Management in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Demand Management in England

Demand Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Demand Management in England

Demand Management
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 Demand Management within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 East +26 28 £385 -13.23% 1
London -8 9 £475 +5.55%
Midlands +18 7 £468 +3.88% 2
North of England +57 5 £355 -37.50%
North West +27 5 £355 -50.07%
West Midlands +23 4 £375 -16.66% 2
South West 0 4 £375 - 2
East Midlands - 3 £468 -
Demand Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Demand Management 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 Demand Management.

1 32 (30.19%) Project Management
2 29 (27.36%) Finance
3 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.75%) Security Cleared
4 22 (20.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 21 (19.81%) ITIL
5 21 (19.81%) PRINCE2
5 21 (19.81%) SLA
5 21 (19.81%) PMO
6 18 (16.98%) Service Delivery
6 18 (16.98%) Firewall
6 18 (16.98%) Cisco
6 18 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
9 14 (13.21%) Capacity Management
9 14 (13.21%) Supplier Management
9 14 (13.21%) Network Security
10 13 (12.26%) DV Cleared
10 13 (12.26%) Configuration Management
10 13 (12.26%) Change Management
10 13 (12.26%) MS Visio
11 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Project
11 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
11 12 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (11.32%) CMDB
12 11 (10.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 11 (10.38%) Change Control
12 11 (10.38%) F5
12 11 (10.38%) Portfolio Management

Demand Management
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 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.55%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.83%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.89%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (12.26%) MS Visio
3 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (10.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.89%) Workfront
3 1 (0.94%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.94%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.94%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.94%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.89%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.98%) Firewall
2 14 (13.21%) Network Security
3 8 (7.55%) LAN
3 8 (7.55%) WAN
4 7 (6.60%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.60%) VoIP
5 6 (5.66%) VPN
6 5 (4.72%) Broadband
6 5 (4.72%) DNS
6 5 (4.72%) ISDN
7 4 (3.77%) Junos
7 4 (3.77%) Wireless
8 3 (2.83%) DHCP
9 2 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.89%) SAN
9 2 (1.89%) VSAN
10 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.94%) Internet
10 1 (0.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.89%) MS Access
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.94%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 29 (27.36%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.83%) Local Government
3 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.89%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Front Office
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (18.87%) Analyst
2 15 (14.15%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.38%) Architect
4 9 (8.49%) Cisco Analyst
4 9 (8.49%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 9 (8.49%) Network Analyst
4 9 (8.49%) Security Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Firewall Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Network Security Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Check Point Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) PMO Planner
6 7 (6.60%) Service Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Service Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Change Project Manager
9 3 (2.83%) Planning Manager
9 3 (2.83%) PMO Manager
9 3 (2.83%) Supply Chain Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) RSS
2 1 (0.94%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.32%) CMDB
3 11 (10.38%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.55%) PMI
5 7 (6.60%) User Experience
6 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.89%) Clustering
8 2 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.89%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.89%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.94%) Derivative
9 1 (0.94%) Equities
9 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.94%) Life Science
9 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) Windows XP
3 5 (4.72%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.89%) Solaris
5 2 (1.89%) Unix
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) Project Management
2 28 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.81%) ITIL
3 21 (19.81%) PRINCE2
4 18 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (16.98%) Service Delivery
5 14 (13.21%) Capacity Management
5 14 (13.21%) Supplier Management
6 13 (12.26%) Change Management
6 13 (12.26%) Configuration Management
7 12 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (10.38%) Change Control
8 11 (10.38%) Portfolio Management
9 10 (9.43%) Proactive Monitoring
10 9 (8.49%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (8.49%) Presales
10 9 (8.49%) Resource Allocation
11 8 (7.55%) Gantt Chart
11 8 (7.55%) Line Management
11 8 (7.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) VBA
3 2 (1.89%) Java
3 2 (1.89%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) Python
3 2 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.26%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.55%) PMI Certification
4 7 (6.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.77%) JNCIA
7 4 (3.77%) JNCIE
7 4 (3.77%) JNCIP
7 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.83%) CCNA
8 3 (2.83%) Degree
9 2 (1.89%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.89%) VCDX
10 1 (0.94%) CISA
10 1 (0.94%) CISSP
10 1 (0.94%) IIBA
10 1 (0.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.81%) PMO
1 21 (19.81%) SLA
2 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.89%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.89%) QA
4 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.89%) vCloud
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) vSphere
3 1 (0.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) Netcool
2 4 (3.77%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (2.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.89%) Ansible
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.89%) Puppet
4 2 (1.89%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Cisco
2 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.38%) F5
4 9 (8.49%) CheckPoint
4 9 (8.49%) Nokia
5 7 (6.60%) BMC
5 7 (6.60%) Remedy
6 6 (5.66%) Juniper
7 5 (4.72%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.77%) Citrix
9 3 (2.83%) SAP
9 3 (2.83%) Veritas
10 2 (1.89%) EMC
10 2 (1.89%) HP
10 2 (1.89%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.89%) Meridio
10 2 (1.89%) Motorola
10 2 (1.89%) Nimsoft
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle
10 2 (1.89%) VMware
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