Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Demand Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Demand Management over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Demand Management
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 744 759 768
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 -48
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 109 129 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 79 63
UK median daily rate £385 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +14.86% -11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £281 £213
90th Percentile £663 £653 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £368
% change year-on-year -3.23% +5.44% -11.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £10.81 £47.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.59% -77.20% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £10.81 £47.39
% change year-on-year +66.59% -77.20% -

Demand 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80093 91859 91068
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.22% 83.48% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 52513 60584 57632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2063 2196 2578
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.32%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +4.65%

Demand Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Demand Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Demand Management in the UK

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Demand Management in the UK

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Demand Management over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Demand Management in the UK

Demand Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Demand Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Demand Management in the UK

Demand Management
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Demand Management within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England +48 105 £375 -10.45% 7
UK excluding London +71 86 £375 -3.23% 7
South East +42 40 £395 +1.94% 1
South West +15 24 £375 +3.45%
London -5 21 £475 +5.56%
Midlands +28 13 £389 -5.76% 2
West Midlands +29 10 £375 -9.09% 2
North of England +50 7 £330 -20.00% 4
North West +34 6 £328 -27.22% 2
East Midlands - 3 £468 -
Scotland +29 2 £950 +76.74%
North East +52 1 £330 +18.81% 1

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Demand Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Demand Management.

1 35 (32.11%) Project Management
2 29 (26.61%) Finance
3 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (22.94%) Security Cleared
5 24 (22.02%) ITIL
6 23 (21.10%) PRINCE2
7 20 (18.35%) PMO
8 19 (17.43%) SLA
9 18 (16.51%) Service Delivery
10 17 (15.60%) Firewall
10 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
10 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Excel
11 16 (14.68%) Supplier Management
12 15 (13.76%) Cisco
12 15 (13.76%) Change Management
12 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (12.84%) Configuration Management
13 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Project
13 14 (12.84%) DV Cleared
13 14 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (11.93%) Capacity Management
14 13 (11.93%) MS Visio
15 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
15 12 (11.01%) Change Control
15 12 (11.01%) Network Security
15 12 (11.01%) CMDB
15 12 (11.01%) Resource Allocation
16 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (10.09%) SQL
17 10 (9.17%) Service Management

Demand Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (7.34%) MS Project Server
2 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.75%) Apache
3 3 (2.75%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.83%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (11.93%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.92%) SAP QM
2 1 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.92%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.60%) Firewall
2 12 (11.01%) Network Security
3 8 (7.34%) LAN
3 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.34%) VoIP
3 8 (7.34%) WAN
4 7 (6.42%) VPN
5 6 (5.50%) Broadband
5 6 (5.50%) ISDN
6 4 (3.67%) DHCP
6 4 (3.67%) DNS
6 4 (3.67%) Junos
6 4 (3.67%) Wireless
7 3 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.83%) SAN
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.92%) Internet
9 1 (0.92%) MPLS
9 1 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.83%) MS Access
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.92%) GIS
3 1 (0.92%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) JIRA
1 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (26.61%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.67%) Billing
4 3 (2.75%) Local Government
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Front Office
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Military
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (16.51%) Analyst
2 15 (13.76%) Project Manager
3 10 (9.17%) Architect
4 8 (7.34%) Cisco Analyst
4 8 (7.34%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 8 (7.34%) Network Analyst
4 8 (7.34%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Check Point Analyst
5 7 (6.42%) Firewall Analyst
5 7 (6.42%) PMO Planner
5 7 (6.42%) Security Analyst
5 7 (6.42%) Service Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Network Security Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) PMO Manager
7 4 (3.67%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (2.75%) PMO Lead
8 3 (2.75%) Project Change Manager
8 3 (2.75%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) RSS
2 1 (0.92%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) CMDB
3 9 (8.26%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.34%) PMI
5 7 (6.42%) User Experience
6 4 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.83%) Clustering
8 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.83%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.92%) Derivative
9 1 (0.92%) Equities
9 1 (0.92%) FMCG
9 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Windows XP
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.83%) Solaris
5 2 (1.83%) Unix
5 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.11%) Project Management
2 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.02%) ITIL
4 23 (21.10%) PRINCE2
5 18 (16.51%) Service Delivery
6 16 (14.68%) Supplier Management
7 15 (13.76%) Change Management
8 14 (12.84%) Configuration Management
8 14 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (11.93%) Capacity Management
10 12 (11.01%) Change Control
10 12 (11.01%) Resource Allocation
11 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.17%) Service Management
13 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
14 8 (7.34%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (7.34%) Gantt Chart
14 8 (7.34%) Portfolio Management
14 8 (7.34%) Process Improvement
14 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.09%) SQL
2 1 (0.92%) Java
2 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.84%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) PMI Certification
3 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.67%) CCNA
6 4 (3.67%) JNCIA
6 4 (3.67%) JNCIE
6 4 (3.67%) JNCIP
6 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.75%) Degree
8 2 (1.83%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.92%) CISA
9 1 (0.92%) CISSP
9 1 (0.92%) HNC
9 1 (0.92%) IIBA
9 1 (0.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) PMO
2 19 (17.43%) SLA
3 7 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (5.50%) QA
5 2 (1.83%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) Netcool
2 4 (3.67%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.83%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.76%) Cisco
3 9 (8.26%) F5
4 8 (7.34%) CheckPoint
4 8 (7.34%) Nokia
5 7 (6.42%) BMC
5 7 (6.42%) Juniper
5 7 (6.42%) Remedy
6 5 (4.59%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.67%) Citrix
8 3 (2.75%) SAP
8 3 (2.75%) Veritas
8 3 (2.75%) VMware
9 2 (1.83%) EMC
9 2 (1.83%) HP
9 2 (1.83%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.83%) Meridio
9 2 (1.83%) Motorola
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle
10 1 (0.92%) NetApp
North East
Venn Group
Rate: £67000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago