The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Time Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Time Management over the 3 months to 30 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.

Time Management
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 108 124
Rank change year-on-year +13 +16  
Contract jobs citing Time Management 43 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.65% 1.10% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.38% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 13
Median daily rate £259 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.22% -6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £307 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £440 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 4
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +141.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £42.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £43.75 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £26.83 £14.00
% change year-on-year -40.88% +91.64%  

Time Management 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 2117 2317 2460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.42% 79.59% 78.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1532 1584
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 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 136 88
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 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Time Management in the South West

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Management in the South West

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in the South West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Time Management in the South West

Time Management
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 Time Management in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Time Management in the South West

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in the South West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Time Management in the South West

Time Management
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 Time Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Somerset +3 13 - - 3
Bristol +11 9 £259 -33.22% 7
Gloucestershire +13 8 £111 -
Devon 0 6 £400 -9.09% 2
Wiltshire +5 5 - -
Time Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Time Management 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 Time Management.

1 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) C#
3 23 (31.08%) Scrum
3 23 (31.08%) Security Cleared
4 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
4 22 (29.73%) C++
4 22 (29.73%) Java
4 22 (29.73%) UML
5 21 (28.38%) OO
6 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
7 18 (24.32%) MS Office
8 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
9 15 (20.27%) Windows
10 14 (18.92%) User Experience
10 14 (18.92%) DBS Check
11 13 (17.57%) Network Management
12 12 (16.22%) Apple
12 12 (16.22%) Internet
13 11 (14.86%) SLA
13 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
14 10 (13.51%) Finance
15 9 (12.16%) Eclipse
15 9 (12.16%) Project Management
15 9 (12.16%) CSS
15 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.16%) HTML
15 9 (12.16%) Rational DOORS
16 8 (10.81%) Wireless
17 7 (9.46%) VMware
17 7 (9.46%) SQL

Time Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.41%) Apache
2 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.35%) Drupal
4 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Office
2 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.76%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (5.41%) Photoshop
5 3 (4.05%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.70%) InDesign
6 2 (2.70%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (1.35%) Camtasia
7 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Internet
2 8 (10.81%) Wireless
3 5 (6.76%) DHCP
3 5 (6.76%) DNS
4 3 (4.05%) WAN
4 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.70%) Broadband
5 2 (2.70%) LAN
5 2 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.35%) Firewall
6 1 (1.35%) MPLS
6 1 (1.35%) PABX
6 1 (1.35%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.35%) VLAN
6 1 (1.35%) VPN
6 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) QlikView
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Eclipse
1 9 (12.16%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.11%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.35%) Grunt
5 1 (1.35%) gulp
5 1 (1.35%) Redmine
5 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Military
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Software Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) Java Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) 1st Line Support
4 10 (13.51%) Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) 1st Line Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Customer Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Customer Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Asset Management Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Software Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.41%) Customer Support Technician
8 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) CSS
1 9 (12.16%) HTML
2 6 (8.11%) jQuery
3 3 (4.05%) JSP
3 3 (4.05%) Sass
4 2 (2.70%) .NET
4 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) CSS3
4 2 (2.70%) D3.js
4 2 (2.70%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (2.70%) HTML5
4 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.35%) LAMP
5 1 (1.35%) Symfony
5 1 (1.35%) WinForms
5 1 (1.35%) XHTML
5 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) User Experience
2 6 (8.11%) RIA
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Fintech
6 1 (1.35%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.46%) Mac OS
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.76%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (1.35%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Scrum
3 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 22 (29.73%) UML
4 21 (28.38%) OO
5 13 (17.57%) Network Management
6 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
7 9 (12.16%) Project Management
8 6 (8.11%) Change Control
9 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.76%) ITIL
9 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.76%) Software Asset Management
10 4 (5.41%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.05%) Change Management
11 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.05%) Requirements Management
11 3 (4.05%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) C#
2 22 (29.73%) C++
2 22 (29.73%) Java
3 7 (9.46%) SQL
4 6 (8.11%) Ada
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.41%) C
6 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
3 14 (18.92%) DBS Check
4 6 (8.11%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) APMP
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.35%) CCNA
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.35%) MCSE
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) QA
3 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.70%) ISO19770
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Ansible
1 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) Apple
3 7 (9.46%) VMware
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco
4 5 (6.76%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Juniper
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle
7 1 (1.35%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.35%) Remedy
7 1 (1.35%) SAP