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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 215 192
Rank change year-on-year -17 -23  
Contract jobs citing Time Management 490 620 666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.15% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.38% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 364 332
Median daily rate £390 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +11.07% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 29 52
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £14.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -14.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.20 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £38.45 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -54.54%  

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 39792 44999 44543
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.35% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25913 29844 28605
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1055 1094 1232
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -8 453 £381 -4.68% 212
London -13 204 £390 -7.69% 67
South East -15 90 £385 -3.75% 43
East of England -1 42 £360 +41.17% 12
North West +19 38 £450 +28.57% 22
City of London -1 34 £350 -17.15% 18
Scotland +19 27 £400 +70.21% 6
Hampshire +14 22 £400 +1.26% 12
East Midlands +5 21 £360 +358.59% 8
Berkshire -11 20 £475 +23.37% 9
South West -13 20 £325 -21.21% 18
West Midlands +14 19 £368 -20.06% 21
Manchester +17 18 £463 +94.73% 13
Yorkshire +22 17 £331 -17.18% 16
Hertfordshire +4 17 £375 -6.25% 3
Glasgow +17 15 £419 +179.00%
West Yorkshire +9 14 £350 -12.50% 10
Lancashire +12 13 £475 +26.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 13 £325 -1.51% 3
Surrey +11 12 £363 +82.38% 3
Preston - 12 £475 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 11 £193 -3.75% 2
Milton Keynes -7 10 £325 -13.33% 1
Havant +8 9 £400 -8.57% 6
Essex -25 9 £220 -13.72% 6
Birmingham +16 8 £338 +8.00% 7
Leeds +13 8 £369 -7.81% 7
West Sussex +19 7 £400 +14.28% 3
Edinburgh +15 7 £350 -6.66% 5
Devon +3 7 £325 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 220 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 214 (21.90%) Finance
3 196 (20.06%) Windows
4 159 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
5 156 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (14.53%) Project Management
7 139 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
8 126 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
9 115 (11.77%) Migration
10 112 (11.46%) Security Cleared
11 100 (10.24%) SQL
12 98 (10.03%) Degree
13 96 (9.83%) ITIL
14 88 (9.01%) SC Cleared
15 81 (8.29%) Change Management
16 78 (7.98%) SAP
17 77 (7.88%) Banking
18 72 (7.37%) HTML
18 72 (7.37%) Active Directory
19 71 (7.27%) Java
19 71 (7.27%) JavaScript
20 67 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
21 65 (6.65%) Linux
22 64 (6.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
23 63 (6.45%) Windows 7
24 59 (6.04%) Scrum
25 58 (5.94%) Oracle
26 57 (5.83%) CSS
27 55 (5.63%) SQL Server
28 53 (5.42%) Management Information System

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 38 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 19 (1.94%) SAS
4 16 (1.64%) Drupal
5 13 (1.33%) Apache
5 13 (1.33%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.23%) Confluence
6 12 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.13%) IIS
8 10 (1.02%) CMS
9 8 (0.82%) CICS
9 8 (0.82%) MQSeries
9 8 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.72%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.72%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.61%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 139 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
2 126 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 64 (6.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (2.66%) Spreadsheet
5 25 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 24 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
7 19 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 18 (1.84%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.20%) InDesign
10 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.10%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (2.15%) SAP HCM
2 20 (2.05%) SAP HR
3 14 (1.43%) SAP Payroll
4 9 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.61%) HFM
5 6 (0.61%) SAP WM
6 5 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.41%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.31%) Dynamics SL
8 3 (0.31%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.31%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.76%) Office 365
2 18 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.92%) IaaS
4 9 (0.92%) SaaS
5 7 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.20%) Akamai
8 2 (0.20%) Boomi
8 2 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.20%) G Suite
8 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.20%) Heroku
8 2 (0.20%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.10%) GitHub
9 1 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.10%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.68%) LAN
2 35 (3.58%) Firewall
3 32 (3.28%) TCP/IP
4 30 (3.07%) Internet
4 30 (3.07%) Wireless
5 28 (2.87%) WAN
6 22 (2.25%) DNS
7 18 (1.84%) DHCP
7 18 (1.84%) Network Security
7 18 (1.84%) VPN
8 17 (1.74%) Kerberos
9 15 (1.54%) MPLS
9 15 (1.54%) SAN
10 14 (1.43%) BGP
11 12 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.23%) SSL
12 11 (1.13%) IPv6
13 9 (0.92%) Ethernet
13 9 (0.92%) IPv4
14 8 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.07%) MySQL
3 25 (2.56%) Big Data
4 21 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 14 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.33%) Apache Hive
7 13 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.23%) DB2
8 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.02%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.92%) MS Access
12 8 (0.82%) Impala
12 8 (0.82%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 36 (3.68%) JIRA
2 22 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.74%) Eclipse
4 11 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.02%) HP UFT
5 10 (1.02%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.82%) Maven
6 8 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (0.72%) Selenium
7 7 (0.72%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.61%) JMeter
8 6 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.61%) Subversion
9 5 (0.51%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.41%) ClearQuest
10 4 (0.41%) LSMW
10 4 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.31%) JUnit
General
1 214 (21.90%) Finance
2 77 (7.88%) Banking
3 38 (3.89%) Marketing
4 32 (3.28%) Retail
5 30 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.56%) Front Office
6 25 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.64%) Legal
10 15 (1.54%) Law
11 13 (1.33%) Advertising
12 10 (1.02%) Games
13 9 (0.92%) German Language
14 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.72%) Back Office
16 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.61%) Billing
16 6 (0.61%) Publishing
17 5 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 196 (20.06%) Analyst
2 110 (11.26%) Developer
3 85 (8.70%) Consultant
4 79 (8.09%) Project Manager
5 61 (6.24%) Support Engineer
6 59 (6.04%) Desktop Support
7 47 (4.81%) Desktop Engineer
8 44 (4.50%) Business Analyst
8 44 (4.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 40 (4.09%) SAP Consultant
10 39 (3.99%) Architect
11 29 (2.97%) Administrator
12 28 (2.87%) Designer
13 21 (2.15%) Test Analyst
14 20 (2.05%) Functional Consultant
14 20 (2.05%) Support Analyst
15 19 (1.94%) UI Designer
16 18 (1.84%) Coordinator
16 18 (1.84%) Java Developer
17 17 (1.74%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (7.37%) HTML
2 57 (5.83%) CSS
3 37 (3.79%) .NET
4 33 (3.38%) Web Services
5 28 (2.87%) jQuery
6 26 (2.66%) XML
7 25 (2.56%) HTML5
8 16 (1.64%) Middleware
9 15 (1.54%) AngularJS
9 15 (1.54%) Spring
10 14 (1.43%) JSON
11 13 (1.33%) ASP.NET
12 12 (1.23%) REST
13 10 (1.02%) CSS3
13 10 (1.02%) Hibernate
13 10 (1.02%) Sass
13 10 (1.02%) SOAP
13 10 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (0.92%) JSP
14 9 (0.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 159 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.58%) Data Centre
4 33 (3.38%) User Experience
5 30 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 16 (1.64%) Smartphone
7 15 (1.54%) Mainframe
7 15 (1.54%) PKI
7 15 (1.54%) PMI
8 13 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 13 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.13%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.13%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.02%) SWIFT
12 9 (0.92%) Derivative
12 9 (0.92%) Social Media
13 8 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 196 (20.06%) Windows
2 65 (6.65%) Linux
3 63 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 48 (4.91%) Unix
5 41 (4.20%) Windows XP
6 40 (4.09%) Windows Server
7 27 (2.76%) Windows 10
8 24 (2.46%) Solaris
8 24 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (2.25%) Apple iOS
11 21 (2.15%) Windows 8
11 21 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (2.05%) AIX
12 20 (2.05%) Android
13 10 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.82%) Tru64
15 7 (0.72%) CentOS
15 7 (0.72%) HPUX
15 7 (0.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (14.53%) Project Management
3 115 (11.77%) Migration
4 96 (9.83%) ITIL
5 81 (8.29%) Change Management
6 67 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 59 (6.04%) Scrum
8 49 (5.02%) Business Analysis
9 47 (4.81%) SDLC
10 46 (4.71%) Data Migration
11 44 (4.50%) PRINCE2
12 37 (3.79%) Project Planning
12 37 (3.79%) Service Management
13 35 (3.58%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (3.38%) Software Engineering
15 32 (3.28%) Data Analysis
16 30 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (3.07%) OO
16 30 (3.07%) Process Improvement
17 29 (2.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 100 (10.24%) SQL
2 71 (7.27%) Java
2 71 (7.27%) JavaScript
3 45 (4.61%) C#
4 38 (3.89%) Python
5 27 (2.76%) PHP
6 26 (2.66%) Shell Script
7 25 (2.56%) C
8 23 (2.35%) C++
9 16 (1.64%) ABAP
9 16 (1.64%) Perl
9 16 (1.64%) VBA
10 14 (1.43%) Scala
10 14 (1.43%) VB
11 13 (1.33%) Ruby
12 11 (1.13%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.92%) VBScript
14 7 (0.72%) Assembly Language
14 7 (0.72%) JCL
14 7 (0.72%) REXX
Qualifications
1 112 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 98 (10.03%) Degree
3 88 (9.01%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (2.25%) PMI Certification
6 18 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.64%) CISSP
8 14 (1.43%) CCNA
8 14 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (1.43%) ISEB
9 12 (1.23%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.13%) CCNP
10 11 (1.13%) CISM
10 11 (1.13%) DBS Check
10 11 (1.13%) PMP
11 10 (1.02%) CISA
11 10 (1.02%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.92%) MCSE
12 9 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.71%) SLA
2 43 (4.40%) QA
3 42 (4.30%) PMO
4 18 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.43%) Data Quality
6 10 (1.02%) COBIT
7 8 (0.82%) ISO 9000
7 8 (0.82%) MiFID
8 7 (0.72%) GDPR
9 5 (0.51%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.41%) EMIR
10 4 (0.41%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.20%) CDISC
12 2 (0.20%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 1 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 72 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.72%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 7 (0.72%) RACF
4 7 (0.72%) Time Sharing Option
5 6 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (0.51%) HDFS
6 5 (0.51%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.20%) Firmware
9 2 (0.20%) Samba
9 2 (0.20%) Squid
9 2 (0.20%) XenApp
9 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (2.25%) SCCM
2 8 (0.82%) BladeLogic
2 8 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (0.72%) zSecure
4 6 (0.61%) Ansible
4 6 (0.61%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (0.61%) FortiGate
5 5 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.51%) Puppet
6 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.31%) Oozie
7 3 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.31%) SCOM
7 3 (0.31%) WSUS
8 2 (0.20%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.20%) DameWare
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 220 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 78 (7.98%) SAP
3 58 (5.94%) Oracle
4 51 (5.22%) Cisco
5 47 (4.81%) HP
6 46 (4.71%) VMware
7 35 (3.58%) Adobe
8 28 (2.87%) Citrix
8 28 (2.87%) Red Hat
9 26 (2.66%) Apple
10 25 (2.56%) IBM
11 16 (1.64%) Juniper
12 14 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (1.33%) EMC
14 12 (1.23%) JD Edwards
15 10 (1.02%) ServiceNow
16 9 (0.92%) Fortinet
16 9 (0.92%) Remedy
17 8 (0.82%) CheckPoint
17 8 (0.82%) Symantec
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