The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Budget Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 29 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.

Budget Control
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 135 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.039% 0.034% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £501 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £395 £396
% change year-on-year -12.97% -0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Budget Control 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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2104 2320 2464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.58% 79.83% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1534 1590
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 136 86
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £56.80 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Budget Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Budget Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Budget Control in the South West

Budget Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Budget Control in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Budget Control in the South West

Budget Control
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Budget Control in the South West

Budget Control
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Budget Control
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control 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 South West region with a requirement for Budget Control.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Presales

Budget Control
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Manager
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Process Mapping Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint