Period
to 17 November 2017

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 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.

Demand Management
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 750 763 763
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -21
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 96 101 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 70 57
England median daily rate £404 £389 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.86% -0.70% -2.13%
10th Percentile £240 £202 £191
90th Percentile £611 £575 £549
UK median daily rate £405 £390 £396
% change year-on-year +3.85% -1.45% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
England median hourly rate £44.66 - £47.39
10th Percentile £24.37 - £44.34
90th Percentile £46.21 - £47.48
UK median hourly rate £44.66 - £47.39

Demand Management 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%

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 6 months to 17 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Demand Management in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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 +12 35 £500 -4.76% 1
South East -2 22 £380 +49.75% 1
South West +12 15 £405 +3.85% 1
North of England +47 12 £308 -13.62% 2
Midlands +28 10 £179 -56.72%
North West +26 10 £308 -23.13%
West Midlands +21 7 £173 -61.67%
East Midlands +4 3 £468 +24.67%
North East +53 2 £285 -3.39%
East of England -22 2 £425 -2.30%
Demand Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 32 (33.33%) Project Management
3 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 22 (22.92%) ITIL
5 21 (21.88%) Service Delivery
6 19 (19.79%) PMO
7 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (16.67%) Change Management
9 15 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (15.63%) SLA
9 15 (15.63%) Capacity Management
9 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.58%) Service Management
10 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
11 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Project
12 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2
12 11 (11.46%) Problem Management
13 10 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (10.42%) Project Governance
13 10 (10.42%) Windows
13 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
14 9 (9.38%) SQL
14 9 (9.38%) ITSM
14 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
14 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
15 8 (8.33%) Project Planning
15 8 (8.33%) QA
15 8 (8.33%) Risk 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 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) Live Communications Server
2 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
4 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.08%) Maximo
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.08%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) GitHub
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) DNS
2 7 (7.29%) DHCP
3 5 (5.21%) Firewall
3 5 (5.21%) SAN
4 4 (4.17%) Network Security
5 3 (3.13%) Intranet
6 2 (2.08%) Internet
6 2 (2.08%) SSL
6 2 (2.08%) TACACS
7 1 (1.04%) Broadband
7 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.04%) ISDN
7 1 (1.04%) LAN
7 1 (1.04%) Skype
7 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.04%) VoIP
7 1 (1.04%) VPN
7 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) DTS
4 1 (1.04%) GIS
4 1 (1.04%) KDB
4 1 (1.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Banking
3 6 (6.25%) Military
4 4 (4.17%) Billing
5 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.04%) Publishing
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Analyst
2 8 (8.33%) Project Planner
3 7 (7.29%) Architect
3 7 (7.29%) IT Manager
4 6 (6.25%) Capacity Manager
4 6 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 6 (6.25%) Service Management Manager
5 5 (5.21%) Network Analyst
5 5 (5.21%) PMO Planner
5 5 (5.21%) Service Architect
6 4 (4.17%) Check Point Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Cisco Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Firewall Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Project Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Middleware
2 2 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.04%) .NET
3 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.04%) CSS
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.04%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.04%) REST
3 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) CMDB
2 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.21%) User Experience
3 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) PKI
4 2 (2.08%) PMI
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Derivative
5 1 (1.04%) Equities
5 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.04%) FMCG
5 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.04%) Life Science
5 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) Solaris
4 3 (3.13%) Unix
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.08%) Linux
5 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Project Management
2 22 (22.92%) ITIL
3 21 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (16.67%) Change Management
6 15 (15.63%) Capacity Management
6 15 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (14.58%) Service Management
8 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.46%) Problem Management
9 10 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (10.42%) Project Governance
9 10 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
10 9 (9.38%) ITSM
10 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
11 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.33%) Project Planning
11 8 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) C#
3 1 (1.04%) Java
3 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.29%) Degree
4 6 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.04%) APMP
7 1 (1.04%) CCNA
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.04%) HNC
7 1 (1.04%) ISEB
7 1 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) PMO
2 15 (15.63%) SLA
3 8 (8.33%) QA
4 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Netcool
2 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.13%) WSUS
4 2 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (2.08%) SCCM
4 2 (2.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.04%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) VMware
3 7 (7.29%) Cisco
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle
5 5 (5.21%) BMC
5 5 (5.21%) NetApp
5 5 (5.21%) Remedy
5 5 (5.21%) SAP
6 4 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.17%) F5
6 4 (4.17%) Nokia
7 3 (3.13%) HP
7 3 (3.13%) JD Edwards
7 3 (3.13%) McAfee
8 2 (2.08%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.08%) IBM
8 2 (2.08%) IFS
8 2 (2.08%) Motorola
8 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.08%) Veritas