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

Project Planning
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 29 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 8 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.69% 2.87% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 3.75% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
Median daily rate £450 £358 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.87% -17.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.89% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -24.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -7.24%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 257 373 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 86.53% 76.59% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 229 127
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £294 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £31.75 £34.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Warwickshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Warwickshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region 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
Warwick +3 3 £450 +28.57%
Leamington Spa - 3 £450 -
Project Planning
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) PMO
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
8 1 (6.25%) Sage

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Project Planner
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Planner
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Manager
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
2 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sage
2 1 (6.25%) SAP