Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 25 May 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 196 225
Rank change year-on-year -17 +29 -5
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.085% 0.11% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.13% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
North West median daily rate £425 £490 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.27% +72.99% -37.06%
10th Percentile £413 £485 £258
90th Percentile £438 £495 £320
England median daily rate £430 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -1.71% +25.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
North West median hourly rate £13.11 £42.48 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.13% - -
England median hourly rate £13.11 £42.48 -
% change year-on-year -69.13% - -

Critical Path Analysis 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,027 4,529 6,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.61% 83.36% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,160 2,793 3,930
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £245 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 200 234
North West median hourly rate £22.65 £35.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.20% +13.60% +42.63%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £53.00 £49.45
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +10.87% +9.52%

Critical Path Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Critical Path Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Critical Path Analysis in the North West

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in the North West

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in the North West

Critical Path Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Merseyside - 4 - -
Cheshire -19 1 £425 - 1
Critical Path Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Gantt Chart
2 4 (80.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Critical Path Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) HR Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure