Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Time Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Time Management over the 6 months to 24 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.

Time Management
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 269 212
Rank change year-on-year +36 -57 -4
Contract jobs citing Time Management 1064 935 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.12% 0.96% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.14% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 573 666
England median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £167 £138 £200
90th Percentile £575 £555 £556
UK median daily rate £400 £363 £382
% change year-on-year +10.34% -5.10% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 59 97
England median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -21.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £9.09 £8.69 £8.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £40.00 £42.75
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -28.57% +14.72%

Time 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 80234 82084 85790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.15% 81.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53987 54693 56513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 2155 2533
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Time Management in England

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Management in England

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Time Management in England

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Time Management in England

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Time Management in England

Time 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 Time Management within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 +23 489 £410 +9.40% 80
South East +43 216 £425 +6.25% 42
North of England +66 133 £338 -3.57% 35
Midlands +59 97 £415 +24.44% 32
North West +43 90 £338 -8.47% 16
East of England -24 63 £350 +7.69% 21
South West -25 55 £325 +58.54% 15
East Midlands +30 50 £375 +97.37% 19
West Midlands +22 47 £415 +24.44% 13
Yorkshire +31 38 £338 +12.50% 14
North East +53 5 £438 +30.60% 5
Time Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 272 (25.56%) Finance
2 243 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (20.58%) Windows
4 205 (19.27%) Microsoft
5 169 (15.88%) Project Management
6 167 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
7 129 (12.12%) Degree
8 127 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
9 120 (11.28%) Change Management
10 115 (10.81%) Migration
11 111 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 107 (10.06%) Microsoft Excel
13 104 (9.77%) ITIL
14 97 (9.12%) Windows 7
15 96 (9.02%) Java
16 89 (8.36%) SQL
17 88 (8.27%) Active Directory
17 88 (8.27%) Banking
18 79 (7.42%) Linux
19 77 (7.24%) SAP
20 73 (6.86%) Retail
21 69 (6.48%) SDLC
22 68 (6.39%) E-Commerce
23 67 (6.30%) HTML
24 65 (6.11%) Management Information System
25 64 (6.02%) Security Cleared
25 64 (6.02%) User Experience
26 63 (5.92%) Oracle
27 62 (5.83%) SLA
28 61 (5.73%) Scrum

Time 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 42 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.67%) WebSphere
3 32 (3.01%) Confluence
4 27 (2.54%) MS Exchange
5 18 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 15 (1.41%) Skype for Business
7 14 (1.32%) Apache Spark
7 14 (1.32%) CMS
7 14 (1.32%) IBM Notes
8 12 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (0.94%) Apache
9 10 (0.94%) SAS
10 9 (0.85%) JBoss
10 9 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.75%) IIS
12 7 (0.66%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.28%) Drupal
14 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 127 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
2 107 (10.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 58 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (3.38%) Microsoft Project
5 30 (2.82%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.97%) Photoshop
7 15 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.85%) 3ds Max
9 9 (0.85%) ZBrush
10 4 (0.38%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.28%) InDesign
12 1 (0.094%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.094%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.094%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.094%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.094%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.094%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.094%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.60%) SAP HR
2 12 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.66%) Temenos T24
4 6 (0.56%) Magento
4 6 (0.56%) SAP Payroll
4 6 (0.56%) SAP WM
5 5 (0.47%) SAP HCM
6 4 (0.38%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.38%) TRIRIGA
7 3 (0.28%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 3 (0.28%) Maximo
7 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.28%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.28%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.28%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (4.04%) Office 365
3 23 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.22%) IaaS
5 12 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.94%) PaaS
7 9 (0.85%) G Suite
8 6 (0.56%) SaaS
9 4 (0.38%) Force.com
9 4 (0.38%) Google Drive
9 4 (0.38%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.28%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.28%) Trello
11 2 (0.19%) AdWords
11 2 (0.19%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.19%) Google Play
11 2 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.32%) TCP/IP
2 39 (3.67%) Firewall
3 32 (3.01%) LAN
4 31 (2.91%) Internet
4 31 (2.91%) Wireless
5 25 (2.35%) VPN
6 23 (2.16%) Ethernet
7 19 (1.79%) WAN
8 18 (1.69%) DHCP
8 18 (1.69%) Skype
9 17 (1.60%) DNS
10 13 (1.22%) Intranet
11 12 (1.13%) HTTP
12 11 (1.03%) Network Security
12 11 (1.03%) SAN
13 7 (0.66%) BGP
14 6 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (0.56%) MPLS
14 6 (0.56%) PBX
14 6 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (2.26%) Big Data
4 20 (1.88%) MySQL
5 18 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 18 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (1.32%) Star Schema
8 11 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.03%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.85%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.66%) CouchDB
10 7 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.56%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.56%) MS Access
11 6 (0.56%) Power BI
11 6 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 54 (5.08%) JIRA
2 48 (4.51%) Jenkins
3 43 (4.04%) Git (software)
4 23 (2.16%) Selenium
5 14 (1.32%) Maven
5 14 (1.32%) SoapUI
6 13 (1.22%) Hudson
7 11 (1.03%) HP UFT
7 11 (1.03%) JUnit
7 11 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.94%) JMeter
9 9 (0.85%) Cucumber
9 9 (0.85%) LSMW
10 8 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (0.56%) Artifactory
12 5 (0.47%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.38%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.38%) Grunt
13 4 (0.38%) NeoLoad
General
1 272 (25.56%) Finance
2 88 (8.27%) Banking
3 73 (6.86%) Retail
4 44 (4.14%) Marketing
5 39 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.63%) Games
7 27 (2.54%) Legal
8 18 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.69%) Law
9 17 (1.60%) Front Office
10 16 (1.50%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 13 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (1.13%) Publishing
14 10 (0.94%) German Language
15 5 (0.47%) Advertising
15 5 (0.47%) Electronics
15 5 (0.47%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.38%) Automotive
16 4 (0.38%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 189 (17.76%) Analyst
2 95 (8.93%) Project Manager
3 78 (7.33%) Consultant
4 77 (7.24%) Support Engineer
5 74 (6.95%) Developer
6 63 (5.92%) Desktop Support
7 58 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 46 (4.32%) Desktop Engineer
9 38 (3.57%) IT Engineer
10 36 (3.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 31 (2.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 27 (2.54%) Designer
12 27 (2.54%) SAP Consultant
13 26 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
13 26 (2.44%) Administrator
13 26 (2.44%) AWS Engineer
14 24 (2.26%) Architect
14 24 (2.26%) Trainer
15 23 (2.16%) Support Analyst
16 22 (2.07%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (6.30%) HTML
2 59 (5.55%) CSS
3 36 (3.38%) Web Services
4 33 (3.10%) XML
5 31 (2.91%) jQuery
6 29 (2.73%) .NET
6 29 (2.73%) J2EE
7 25 (2.35%) SOAP
8 23 (2.16%) REST
9 22 (2.07%) JSON
10 17 (1.60%) HTML5
11 15 (1.41%) Middleware
12 13 (1.22%) AngularJS
13 12 (1.13%) Elastic Stack
13 12 (1.13%) React
14 11 (1.03%) RESTful
15 10 (0.94%) Ajax
16 9 (0.85%) Spring
16 9 (0.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 8 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 167 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 64 (6.02%) User Experience
4 57 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 33 (3.10%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.07%) Public Cloud
7 21 (1.97%) CESG
8 20 (1.88%) Blackberry
9 19 (1.79%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.32%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.03%) Smartphone
13 10 (0.94%) Animation
13 10 (0.94%) NHS
14 9 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
14 9 (0.85%) Fixed Income
14 9 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.85%) Photography
14 9 (0.85%) Social Media
15 8 (0.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 219 (20.58%) Windows
2 97 (9.12%) Windows 7
3 79 (7.42%) Linux
4 50 (4.70%) Windows 10
5 44 (4.14%) Windows Server
6 40 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 40 (3.76%) Unix
7 36 (3.38%) Windows XP
8 27 (2.54%) Android
9 21 (1.97%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.85%) Solaris
13 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.56%) AIX
14 6 (0.56%) CentOS
15 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (22.84%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (15.88%) Project Management
3 120 (11.28%) Change Management
4 115 (10.81%) Migration
5 111 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 104 (9.77%) ITIL
7 69 (6.48%) SDLC
8 68 (6.39%) E-Commerce
9 61 (5.73%) Scrum
10 53 (4.98%) PRINCE2
11 52 (4.89%) Data Migration
12 46 (4.32%) Test Automation
13 45 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 40 (3.76%) Analytics
15 40 (3.76%) Risk Management
15 40 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 38 (3.57%) Waterfall
17 36 (3.38%) Configuration Management
17 36 (3.38%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 96 (9.02%) Java
2 89 (8.36%) SQL
3 50 (4.70%) JavaScript
4 41 (3.85%) C#
5 25 (2.35%) Python
6 14 (1.32%) ABAP
7 12 (1.13%) PHP
7 12 (1.13%) Ruby
7 12 (1.13%) Scala
8 11 (1.03%) C++
8 11 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 10 (0.94%) VB.NET
9 10 (0.94%) VBScript
10 9 (0.85%) Perl
10 9 (0.85%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.75%) VBA
12 7 (0.66%) C
12 7 (0.66%) VB
12 7 (0.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 129 (12.12%) Degree
2 64 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (3.29%) CISSP
5 34 (3.20%) SC Cleared
6 30 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (2.63%) CISM
8 26 (2.44%) PMI Certification
9 25 (2.35%) MCSA
9 25 (2.35%) PMP
10 24 (2.26%) MCSE
11 23 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
12 18 (1.69%) AWS Certification
12 18 (1.69%) MCP
13 16 (1.50%) MCSM
13 16 (1.50%) Network+ Certification
14 15 (1.41%) ACHDS
14 15 (1.41%) ACTC
14 15 (1.41%) CCNA
14 15 (1.41%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.83%) SLA
2 58 (5.45%) QA
3 44 (4.14%) PMO
4 28 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (2.07%) Data Quality
6 21 (1.97%) COBIT
7 12 (1.13%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (0.94%) ISO 22301
8 10 (0.94%) MiFID
9 5 (0.47%) GDPR
10 4 (0.38%) IFRS
11 3 (0.28%) AIFMD
11 3 (0.28%) FATCA
12 2 (0.19%) GxP
12 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.19%) PSD2
13 1 (0.094%) Basel II
13 1 (0.094%) RMADS
13 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 88 (8.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.66%) iptables
6 5 (0.47%) vSphere
7 4 (0.38%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.38%) XenApp
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.094%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.094%) Docker
9 1 (0.094%) Firmware
9 1 (0.094%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.094%) OpenDJ
9 1 (0.094%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.094%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.094%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.094%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 38 (3.57%) SCCM
2 33 (3.10%) Puppet
3 28 (2.63%) Terraform
4 8 (0.75%) Ansible
4 8 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.66%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.66%) Kibana
5 7 (0.66%) logstash
5 7 (0.66%) SCOM
6 5 (0.47%) BladeLogic
6 5 (0.47%) Cacti
6 5 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.38%) DameWare
7 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.38%) SELinux
7 4 (0.38%) WSUS
8 3 (0.28%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.28%) SCSM
8 3 (0.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 205 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.24%) SAP
3 63 (5.92%) Oracle
4 49 (4.61%) Adobe
5 39 (3.67%) Apple
6 33 (3.10%) Cisco
7 32 (3.01%) HP
8 31 (2.91%) VMware
9 30 (2.82%) Citrix
10 27 (2.54%) IBM
11 22 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (1.88%) Dell
13 17 (1.60%) Red Hat
14 16 (1.50%) Google
15 14 (1.32%) Lotus
15 14 (1.32%) Remedy
16 13 (1.22%) Tableau
17 10 (0.94%) Cognos
17 10 (0.94%) Juniper
18 9 (0.85%) JD Edwards