The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 33 44 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 10 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.84% 1.62% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 1.95% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £388 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

Project Planning 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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 305 411 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 86.65% 83.37% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 203 154
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Nottingham

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Nottingham

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Nottingham

Project Planning
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Smart Meter
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Software AG
3 3 (18.75%) webMethods
3 3 (18.75%) RESTful
3 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) QA
3 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) MS Project
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) webMethods Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) RESTful
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Smart Meter
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Software AG
1 3 (18.75%) webMethods
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft