The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 412 418
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 11 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.028% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.033% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 14
Median daily rate £500 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £524 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £403
% change year-on-year - -3.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Critical Path Analysis in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 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
Croydon - 4 £431 -
City of London - 2 £525 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Critical Path Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis.

1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (50.00%) Project Management
2 14 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 13 (46.43%) Dependency Management
4 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) Project Planning
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (21.43%) Change Control
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.86%) QA
8 3 (10.71%) JIRA
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
8 3 (10.71%) PMO
8 3 (10.71%) Product Breakdown Structure
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
8 3 (10.71%) Puppet
8 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
8 3 (10.71%) Subversion
8 3 (10.71%) Remedy
8 3 (10.71%) Unix
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.71%) IBM

Critical Path Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (10.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Primavera
1 1 (3.57%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Programme Planner
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Business Change Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Change Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Planner
5 2 (7.14%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planner
6 1 (3.57%) Planning Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Project Controller
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Project Management
1 14 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 13 (46.43%) Dependency Management
3 10 (35.71%) Project Planning
4 6 (21.43%) Change Control
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (10.71%) Product Breakdown Structure
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (7.14%) Resource Levelling
8 1 (3.57%) Biometrics
8 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Earned Value Management
8 1 (3.57%) Information Management
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) Remediation Plan
8 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Control-M
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
1 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
1 3 (10.71%) OpenView
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat