Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Dependency Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dependency Management over the 6 months to 22 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.

Dependency Management
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 640 637 644
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -40
Contract jobs citing Dependency Management 245 267 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 186 178
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -5.56%
10th Percentile £286 £325 £300
90th Percentile £588 £675 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +0.63% -3.03% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £50.50 £42.73 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.50 £42.73 -
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

Dependency Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87155 88463 92228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.47% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58071 58482 59737
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2066 2352 2726
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

Dependency Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Dependency Management in the UK

Dependency Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dependency Management in the UK

Dependency Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dependency Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dependency Management in the UK

Dependency Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dependency Management in the UK

Dependency Management
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dependency Management within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +9 228 £450 -0.55% 12
UK excluding London +57 131 £403 +0.63% 7
London -78 107 £475 -4.04% 7
South East +22 36 £500 +21.21%
South West +27 28 £288 -47.73%
East of England -1 21 £418 - 1
North of England +75 20 £375 -23.08% 3
Midlands +23 16 £498 +10.56% 1
East Midlands +2 14 £498 +10.56% 1
North West +15 13 £300 -25.00% 1
Scotland -22 7 £400 +14.29% 2
Yorkshire +23 5 £388 -48.50% 2
Wales +13 3 £371 -12.65%
North East - 3 £425 -
West Midlands +21 2 £325 -27.37%

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dependency 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 Dependency Management.

1 117 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (36.33%) Finance
3 80 (32.65%) PMO
4 73 (29.80%) Project Management
5 51 (20.82%) PRINCE2
6 46 (18.78%) Change Management
6 46 (18.78%) Change Control
7 42 (17.14%) Microsoft Project
8 37 (15.10%) Microsoft Excel
8 37 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (14.69%) Security Cleared
10 31 (12.65%) SC Cleared
10 31 (12.65%) Scrum
10 31 (12.65%) Risk Management
10 31 (12.65%) Programme Management
11 30 (12.24%) JIRA
11 30 (12.24%) Waterfall
12 27 (11.02%) QA
12 27 (11.02%) JSON
13 26 (10.61%) Microsoft
13 26 (10.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 26 (10.61%) Banking
13 26 (10.61%) REST
14 25 (10.20%) Java
15 24 (9.80%) Configuration Management
16 23 (9.39%) Project Planning
17 22 (8.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 22 (8.98%) Coaching
17 22 (8.98%) User Experience
17 22 (8.98%) JavaScript

Dependency 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 18 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.90%) Confluence
3 8 (3.27%) Apache
3 8 (3.27%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.86%) MQSeries
4 7 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.22%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.82%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Drupal
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) Hubot
7 1 (0.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.41%) nginx
7 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (17.14%) Microsoft Project
2 37 (15.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (10.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (2.04%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.41%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) CA PPM
1 1 (0.41%) HiPortfolio
1 1 (0.41%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.76%) npm
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.63%) Office 365
2 4 (1.63%) OpenShift
3 3 (1.22%) iPaaS
4 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.82%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.41%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.41%) Serverless
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.41%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.67%) Internet
2 3 (1.22%) SMS
3 2 (0.82%) DNS
3 2 (0.82%) HTTP
3 2 (0.82%) RTP
3 2 (0.82%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.41%) CTI
4 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.41%) Network Security
4 1 (0.41%) SAN
4 1 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.67%) MySQL
2 5 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.22%) Star Schema
5 2 (0.82%) Big Data
5 2 (0.82%) DataStage
5 2 (0.82%) DB2
5 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.82%) QualityStage
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (12.24%) JIRA
2 17 (6.94%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.12%) Eclipse
4 13 (5.31%) Xcode
5 12 (4.90%) Babel
5 12 (4.90%) Bitbucket
5 12 (4.90%) webpack
6 11 (4.49%) Maven
6 11 (4.49%) Subversion
7 9 (3.67%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.27%) JUnit
8 8 (3.27%) Mockito
8 8 (3.27%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (2.86%) Log4j
10 6 (2.45%) GitLab
11 5 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (2.04%) Mocha
11 5 (2.04%) Protractor
12 3 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 2 (0.82%) Selenium
General
1 89 (36.33%) Finance
2 26 (10.61%) Banking
3 10 (4.08%) Games
3 10 (4.08%) Retail
4 8 (3.27%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.45%) Legal
5 6 (2.45%) Local Government
6 3 (1.22%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (20.82%) Developer
2 37 (15.10%) Project Manager
3 27 (11.02%) Analyst
4 23 (9.39%) PMO Analyst
5 16 (6.53%) Senior Developer
6 14 (5.71%) Programme Manager
7 13 (5.31%) iOS Developer
8 12 (4.90%) PMO Manager
9 11 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (4.49%) PMO Planner
10 9 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (3.67%) PMO Lead
10 9 (3.67%) Product Manager
10 9 (3.67%) Programme Planner
10 9 (3.67%) Project Planner
10 9 (3.67%) Support Officer
11 8 (3.27%) Development Manager
11 8 (3.27%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.27%) Product Development Manager
11 8 (3.27%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.02%) JSON
2 26 (10.61%) REST
3 20 (8.16%) CSS
3 20 (8.16%) HTML
3 20 (8.16%) RESTful
3 20 (8.16%) Web Services
4 19 (7.76%) CSS3
4 19 (7.76%) HTML5
4 19 (7.76%) Node.js
5 17 (6.94%) J2EE
6 13 (5.31%) iOS SDK
6 13 (5.31%) React
6 13 (5.31%) Redux
7 12 (4.90%) React Native
7 12 (4.90%) WebSockets
8 11 (4.49%) SOAP
8 11 (4.49%) XML
9 8 (3.27%) JDBC
9 8 (3.27%) JSP
9 8 (3.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.98%) User Experience
2 16 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.08%) iPad
3 10 (4.08%) iPhone
4 8 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.27%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.63%) PMI
6 4 (1.63%) W3C
7 3 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.22%) Fintech
7 3 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.82%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.41%) CMDB
9 1 (0.41%) Derivative
9 1 (0.41%) IVR
9 1 (0.41%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.98%) Linux
2 17 (6.94%) Apple iOS
2 17 (6.94%) Unix
3 8 (3.27%) HPUX
3 8 (3.27%) Solaris
4 6 (2.45%) Windows
5 5 (2.04%) Android
6 2 (0.82%) CentOS
6 2 (0.82%) Debian
6 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (29.80%) Project Management
3 51 (20.82%) PRINCE2
4 46 (18.78%) Change Control
4 46 (18.78%) Change Management
5 37 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (12.65%) Programme Management
6 31 (12.65%) Risk Management
6 31 (12.65%) Scrum
7 30 (12.24%) Waterfall
8 24 (9.80%) Configuration Management
9 23 (9.39%) Project Planning
10 22 (8.98%) Coaching
10 22 (8.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 19 (7.76%) Programme Governance
12 17 (6.94%) Release Management
13 16 (6.53%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.53%) Performance Optimisation
13 16 (6.53%) RAD
13 16 (6.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.20%) Java
2 22 (8.98%) JavaScript
3 19 (7.76%) SQL
4 14 (5.71%) ES6
5 13 (5.31%) Apple Swift
5 13 (5.31%) Objective-C
6 12 (4.90%) ECMAScript
7 5 (2.04%) C
7 5 (2.04%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (1.63%) ABAP
8 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.22%) Python
10 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.82%) Perl
10 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.41%) Go
11 1 (0.41%) Groovy
11 1 (0.41%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (14.69%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.65%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.35%) Degree
3 18 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (3.27%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.86%) PMP
6 5 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.22%) APMP
8 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) CAPM
8 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) RHCA
8 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (32.65%) PMO
2 27 (11.02%) QA
3 4 (1.63%) GDPR
4 3 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.41%) FATCA
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
5 1 (0.41%) P3O
5 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.41%) HDFS
2 1 (0.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.04%) Nagios
2 3 (1.22%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.22%) Terraform
3 2 (0.82%) Ansible
3 2 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.41%) Consul
4 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.16%) Atlassian
3 11 (4.49%) IBM
4 8 (3.27%) Talend
5 6 (2.45%) CheckPoint
5 6 (2.45%) SAP
6 5 (2.04%) ArcSight
6 5 (2.04%) HP
6 5 (2.04%) Oracle
7 3 (1.22%) Planview
7 3 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.82%) Murex
8 2 (0.82%) Netezza
8 2 (0.82%) Progress
8 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.82%) Teradata
9 1 (0.41%) Avaya
9 1 (0.41%) CA
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) Veracode