The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 23 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 128 120
Rank change year-on-year +38 -8  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 30 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.49% 0.64% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.74% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 24
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £176 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £950 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.89% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1705 2446 2463
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.49% 86.68% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 1705 1719
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 56
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.90 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.31% +1.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £26.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +27 20 £400 +23.07% 5
South Yorkshire +15 10 £600 +60.00% 1
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 26 (54.17%) Project Management
2 22 (45.83%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
4 9 (18.75%) DNS
4 9 (18.75%) Manual Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 9 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
4 9 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (18.75%) Cyber Intelligence
4 9 (18.75%) PMO
4 9 (18.75%) OpenDNS
4 9 (18.75%) Maltego
5 8 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
5 8 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 8 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
6 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (12.50%) Marketing
7 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (10.42%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (10.42%) Programme Governance
9 4 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) SIEM
9 4 (8.33%) Kibana
9 4 (8.33%) Elasticsearch

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) OpenDNS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Maltego
2 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Project Manager
2 16 (33.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 7 (14.58%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Change Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Governance Manager
7 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Project Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Project Governance Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Governance Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Project Governance Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) PACS
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Project Management
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (18.75%) Cyber Intelligence
3 9 (18.75%) Manual Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
3 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 8 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 8 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 8 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 8 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
5 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.42%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (10.42%) Programme Governance
8 4 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
8 4 (8.33%) SIEM
8 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) IBM
2 3 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
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