The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 28 April 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.

Project Planning
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.55% - 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £450 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 - £358
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 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +48.88% -35.71%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 356 452 391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.59% 81.88% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 334 263
Median daily rate £440 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £725 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -31.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.40 £7.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in South Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Sheffield - 5 £500 -
Project Planning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (45.45%) Cyber Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) OpenDNS
1 5 (45.45%) Maltego
2 4 (36.36%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (36.36%) Kibana
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Social Media
4 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Advertising
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
4 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Maltego
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Change Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Application Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PACS Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Cyber Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Kibana