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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 33 31 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 8 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.29% 2.12% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.70% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Median daily rate £350 £394 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £423 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

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 283 259 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 81.09% 78.48% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 150 125
Median daily rate £400 £389 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +17.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 43
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -34.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £20.00 £37.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Warwickshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 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
Warwick 0 4 £325 -13.33%
Leamington Spa - 1 £490 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £338 -
Project Planning
West Midlands

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) MS Project
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 4 (28.57%) Automotive
4 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.14%) PMO
7 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services

Project Planning
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Project
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Automotive
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Developer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) SUSE
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) COBOL
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP