The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 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.

Time Management
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 229 181
Rank change year-on-year -4 -48  
Contract jobs citing Time Management 475 590 670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 1.10% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.32% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 346 344
Median daily rate £388 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £170 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 52
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% +40.90%  
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37580 44576 42623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.82% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24839 29287 26403
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +2.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1229
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Management in the UK

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Time Management in the UK

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Time Management in the UK

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Time Management in the UK

Time Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England -5 442 £380 -5.00% 190
London -23 189 £425 -5.55% 66
South East +24 94 £328 +7.81% 24
South West +2 43 £259 -33.22% 15
North West +3 42 £350 -6.66% 30
Berkshire +27 34 £325 -7.14% 5
City of London -9 33 £396 -14.32% 16
East Midlands -3 22 £363 +38.09% 10
East of England -2 19 £298 +16.09% 13
Buckinghamshire +9 18 £215 -8.51% 1
Cheshire +39 17 £365 +21.66% 5
Scotland +26 17 £400 +68.42% 7
Manchester 0 15 £293 -13.33% 21
Nottinghamshire +20 14 £340 -43.33% 3
Hampshire +7 14 £365 +22.68% 4
Nottingham +16 13 £340 -43.33% 2
Reading +14 13 £205 -47.43% 2
Somerset +7 13 - - 3
Yorkshire +16 12 £488 +14.70% 15
Milton Keynes +6 11 £213 -9.57% 1
West Midlands +5 11 £261 -27.93% 12
Yeovil +4 11 - -
West Yorkshire +19 10 £488 +8.33% 11
Leeds +12 10 £488 +14.70% 8
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £248 -19.18% 7
Bristol +3 9 £259 -33.22% 7
Surrey -1 9 £307 +15.77% 7
Gloucestershire +12 8 £111 -
Cambridge +13 7 £120 - 4
Liverpool +9 7 £350 -22.22% 3

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for Time Management.

1 200 (21.93%) Finance
2 195 (21.38%) Microsoft
3 185 (20.29%) Windows
4 178 (19.52%) MS Excel
5 167 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
6 147 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
7 145 (15.90%) MS Office
8 142 (15.57%) Project Management
9 92 (10.09%) Security Cleared
10 90 (9.87%) Degree
11 89 (9.76%) SQL
12 86 (9.43%) Active Directory
12 86 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 82 (8.99%) ITIL
14 77 (8.44%) Java
15 75 (8.22%) Migration
15 75 (8.22%) SC Cleared
16 74 (8.11%) Change Management
16 74 (8.11%) SAP
17 71 (7.79%) Oracle
18 69 (7.57%) SQL Server
19 68 (7.46%) Linux
20 66 (7.24%) MS PowerPoint
21 64 (7.02%) Banking
22 62 (6.80%) Management Information System
22 62 (6.80%) Windows Server
23 61 (6.69%) Scrum
24 60 (6.58%) Windows 7
25 59 (6.47%) JIRA
26 56 (6.14%) SLA

Time 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 55 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.41%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.30%) Confluence
4 18 (1.97%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.43%) Apache
5 13 (1.43%) CMS
5 13 (1.43%) Drupal
5 13 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (1.32%) IIS
7 10 (1.10%) NetWeaver
7 10 (1.10%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.88%) SAS
9 7 (0.77%) Skype for Business
10 6 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.66%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.66%) JBoss
11 5 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 178 (19.52%) MS Excel
2 145 (15.90%) MS Office
3 66 (7.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (4.93%) MS Visio
5 40 (4.39%) MS Project
6 26 (2.85%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (2.41%) Photoshop
8 13 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.55%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.22%) InDesign
12 2 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.11%) Camtasia
13 1 (0.11%) EngageOne
13 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.11%) SPSS
13 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 24 (2.63%) SAP HR
2 18 (1.97%) SAP HCM
3 12 (1.32%) SAP Payroll
4 7 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics SL
7 3 (0.33%) HFM
7 3 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.33%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (2.63%) Office 365
3 19 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.32%) SaaS
5 8 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.55%) Akamai
8 4 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.44%) IaaS
9 3 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.22%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.22%) PaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.11%) G Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.04%) Internet
2 43 (4.71%) LAN
3 39 (4.28%) Wireless
4 35 (3.84%) WAN
5 33 (3.62%) Firewall
6 31 (3.40%) TCP/IP
7 25 (2.74%) DNS
8 21 (2.30%) DHCP
9 16 (1.75%) MPLS
9 16 (1.75%) VPN
9 16 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (1.64%) BGP
11 14 (1.54%) Ethernet
11 14 (1.54%) VoIP
12 12 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (1.32%) SAN
13 11 (1.21%) IPv6
14 10 (1.10%) SSL
15 9 (0.99%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.52%) Oracle Database
3 17 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.86%) MySQL
4 16 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (1.64%) Big Data
5 15 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (0.88%) Apache Hive
9 8 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (0.88%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.77%) BODI
10 7 (0.77%) DB2
10 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.55%) Star Schema
12 4 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (6.47%) JIRA
2 26 (2.85%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 14 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 14 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.99%) Cucumber
7 9 (0.99%) JMeter
7 9 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.66%) HP UFT
9 6 (0.66%) Selenium
10 5 (0.55%) Maven
11 4 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.44%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 200 (21.93%) Finance
2 64 (7.02%) Banking
3 38 (4.17%) Marketing
3 38 (4.17%) Retail
4 30 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.19%) Legal
6 18 (1.97%) Advertising
6 18 (1.97%) Law
7 15 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.54%) Front Office
8 14 (1.54%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.43%) Electronics
10 12 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.88%) Back Office
12 7 (0.77%) Billing
12 7 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.77%) Publishing
12 7 (0.77%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.66%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 180 (19.74%) Analyst
2 96 (10.53%) Developer
3 78 (8.55%) Project Manager
4 67 (7.35%) Consultant
5 55 (6.03%) Business Analyst
6 50 (5.48%) Support Engineer
7 36 (3.95%) SAP Consultant
8 32 (3.51%) Architect
9 30 (3.29%) Desktop Support
10 29 (3.18%) Administrator
11 27 (2.96%) Desktop Engineer
12 24 (2.63%) Designer
12 24 (2.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 22 (2.41%) 1st Line Support
13 22 (2.41%) Field Engineer
13 22 (2.41%) Junior
14 21 (2.30%) IT Support
14 21 (2.30%) Test Analyst
15 17 (1.86%) Software Engineer
16 16 (1.75%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (5.92%) HTML
2 40 (4.39%) CSS
3 39 (4.28%) .NET
4 37 (4.06%) Web Services
5 35 (3.84%) XML
6 27 (2.96%) jQuery
7 19 (2.08%) HTML5
8 13 (1.43%) SOAP
9 12 (1.32%) ASP.NET
10 11 (1.21%) JSON
11 10 (1.10%) J2EE
11 10 (1.10%) JSP
11 10 (1.10%) MDX
11 10 (1.10%) Spring
12 9 (0.99%) Node.js
12 9 (0.99%) SAPUI5
12 9 (0.99%) Web Dynpro
13 8 (0.88%) AngularJS
14 7 (0.77%) Sass
14 7 (0.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 147 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 42 (4.61%) Data Centre
4 34 (3.73%) User Experience
5 23 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 13 (1.43%) Mainframe
9 12 (1.32%) Driving Licence
9 12 (1.32%) SWIFT
10 11 (1.21%) Clustering
11 8 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.88%) Mobile App
11 8 (0.88%) PMI
12 7 (0.77%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.77%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.77%) Learning Management System
12 7 (0.77%) Wiki
13 6 (0.66%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.66%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 185 (20.29%) Windows
2 68 (7.46%) Linux
3 62 (6.80%) Windows Server
4 60 (6.58%) Windows 7
5 45 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (3.51%) Unix
8 29 (3.18%) Apple iOS
8 29 (3.18%) Windows 8
9 22 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (2.08%) Windows 10
12 16 (1.75%) Android
12 16 (1.75%) Solaris
12 16 (1.75%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.10%) HPUX
14 9 (0.99%) AIX
14 9 (0.99%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.99%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.44%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (15.57%) Project Management
3 86 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 82 (8.99%) ITIL
5 75 (8.22%) Migration
6 74 (8.11%) Change Management
7 61 (6.69%) Scrum
8 51 (5.59%) Business Analysis
9 49 (5.37%) SDLC
10 45 (4.93%) Project Planning
11 43 (4.71%) PRINCE2
12 41 (4.50%) Waterfall
13 40 (4.39%) CRM
14 39 (4.28%) Software Engineering
15 37 (4.06%) Service Delivery
16 36 (3.95%) Service Management
17 33 (3.62%) Analytics
17 33 (3.62%) E-Commerce
17 33 (3.62%) Risk Management
18 31 (3.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 89 (9.76%) SQL
2 77 (8.44%) Java
3 55 (6.03%) C#
3 55 (6.03%) JavaScript
4 30 (3.29%) C++
5 26 (2.85%) C
6 23 (2.52%) Python
7 22 (2.41%) PHP
8 16 (1.75%) ABAP
8 16 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.32%) Perl
9 12 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.21%) PowerShell
11 9 (0.99%) VB
12 8 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.88%) Ruby
12 8 (0.88%) Scala
12 8 (0.88%) VBA
13 6 (0.66%) Ada
13 6 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (10.09%) Security Cleared
2 90 (9.87%) Degree
3 75 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (2.19%) DBS Check
7 17 (1.86%) MCSE
8 16 (1.75%) CCNA
9 15 (1.64%) CCNP
10 13 (1.43%) ISEB
11 12 (1.32%) PMI Certification
11 12 (1.32%) PMP
12 11 (1.21%) MCP
13 10 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
13 10 (1.10%) ISTQB
13 10 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.99%) CISSP
14 9 (0.99%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.99%) MCDST
14 9 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.14%) SLA
2 50 (5.48%) PMO
3 45 (4.93%) QA
4 13 (1.43%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.88%) COBIT
6 8 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.66%) MiFID
8 4 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.44%) GDPR
8 4 (0.44%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.44%) ISO22301
8 4 (0.44%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.33%) EMIR
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.22%) ISO19770
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 33 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.88%) vSphere
5 7 (0.77%) Docker
5 7 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.44%) XenApp
8 3 (0.33%) Firmware
8 3 (0.33%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.22%) HDFS
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.22%) Samba
9 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (2.52%) SCCM
2 9 (0.99%) Ansible
3 8 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (0.66%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.55%) Mesos
5 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (0.55%) Puppet
6 4 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.44%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.44%) SCOM
6 4 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.33%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.33%) Control-M
7 3 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 195 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.11%) SAP
3 71 (7.79%) Oracle
4 55 (6.03%) VMware
5 50 (5.48%) Cisco
6 48 (5.26%) HP
7 40 (4.39%) Citrix
8 30 (3.29%) Adobe
9 28 (3.07%) Apple
10 19 (2.08%) IBM
10 19 (2.08%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.54%) F5
11 14 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.32%) Remedy
13 10 (1.10%) hybris
13 10 (1.10%) Juniper
13 10 (1.10%) TIBCO
14 9 (0.99%) Atlassian
14 9 (0.99%) Google
14 9 (0.99%) Symantec
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