The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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.

Project Planning
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 78 76
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 14 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.18% 1.54% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.87% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 14
Median daily rate £538 £458 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.48% +6.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £343 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £781 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 975 1071 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.07% 82.32% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 705 650
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 79 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £52.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Surrey

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Surrey

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Surrey

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £590 -
Woking - 4 £423 -
Guildford +3 1 £538 +18.78%
Reigate -12 1 £450 -5.26%
Project Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) SAP
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Migration
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) SAP HANA
6 4 (16.00%) e-Learning
6 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Line Management
7 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (12.00%) Smoke Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Sybase
7 3 (12.00%) PMP
7 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) SUSE
7 3 (12.00%) Change Control
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Infor M3
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) 2G
1 1 (4.00%) 3G
1 1 (4.00%) 4G
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Migration Manager
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (8.00%) Learning Management System
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) SUSE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (28.00%) Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.00%) Line Management
5 4 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Change Control
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (12.00%) Smoke Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PMP
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Sybase
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) BT
5 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.00%) Huawei
5 1 (4.00%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (4.00%) Nokia
5 1 (4.00%) Software AG
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods