Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 20 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.

Project Planning
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 33 30
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.93% 1.39% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.62% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Luton median daily rate £450 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% -6.32%
10th Percentile £425 £408 £388
90th Percentile £485 £573 £463
Bedfordshire median daily rate £413 £419 £400
% change year-on-year -1.49% +4.69% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Project Planning 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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 293 247 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 91.28% 86.06% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 157 179
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £325 £306 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.92% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 21
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +258.68% -53.33% -
10th Percentile £49.02 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £45.67 £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +123.88%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Project Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Luton

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Planning in Luton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Luton region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) VMware