The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Planner role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planner in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planner
Rank 120 121 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £428 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £328 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.81% +3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.89% -7.14%
Project Planner
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2298 2439 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.19% 96.59% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1450 1201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 222 239
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Planner
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planner in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Planner Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Project Planner
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planner across the East of England region.

Project Planner Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Planner
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planner across the East of England region.

Project Planner Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Project Planner
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planner within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 4 £428 +14.76%
Cambridgeshire +6 2 - -
Project Planner
England

Project Planner
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Project Planner in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Planner in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) MS Project
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
5 1 (14.29%) Primavera
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Local Government
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Project Planner in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Planner in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft