Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 17 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.

Critical Path Analysis
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 203 221
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 -14
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.034% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.043% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% +6.45%
England median daily rate £425 £438 £401
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.03% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median hourly rate - - £39.27
England median hourly rate - - £39.27

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4605 4646 5267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.35% 79.90% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2904 3123 3563
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £260 £240 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 266 254
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +49.51%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.00 £13.86
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £50.18
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

Critical Path Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Critical Path Analysis in the South West

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Critical Path Analysis
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 Critical Path Analysis in the South West.

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

Critical Path Analysis
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 Critical Path Analysis within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire 0 5 £500 +5.26%
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Critical Path Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) Billing
3 4 (66.67%) Earned Value Management
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Change Control
4 3 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) PMI
6 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Product Breakdown Structure
6 1 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 1 (16.67%) PMO

Critical Path Analysis
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:

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
General
1 4 (66.67%) Billing
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Programme Planner
1 5 (83.33%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Earned Value Management
2 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Product Breakdown Structure
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft