The table below looks at the statistics for the Planning Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Planning Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Planning Manager
Rank 548 525 522
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Planning Manager 30 37 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.077% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.083% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £445 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% -6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £276 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £635 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-8.87% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46480 44650 49322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.83% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28690 27138 28354
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Planning Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Planning Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Planning Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Planning Manager across the England region.

Planning Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Planning Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Planning Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Planning Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Planning Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Planning Manager across the England region.

Planning Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Planning Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Planning Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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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
London +9 12 £435 -27.50% 4
South East -8 10 £350 -30.00% 2
North West -1 5 £364 +32.18%
South West -39 1 £350 +25.00%
East of England - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 3
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Planning Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Planning Manager 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 Planning Manager in their job title.

1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) MS Project
3 16 (22.22%) SAP
4 15 (20.83%) Project Planning
5 14 (19.44%) Project Management
6 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
7 11 (15.28%) Change Management
7 11 (15.28%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (13.89%) MS Project Server
9 9 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (11.11%) MS Office
10 8 (11.11%) Marketing
10 8 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (9.72%) Analytics
11 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.33%) Programme Management
12 6 (8.33%) Web Analytics
12 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
13 5 (6.94%) ERP
13 5 (6.94%) Degree
14 4 (5.56%) Banking
14 4 (5.56%) Retail
14 4 (5.56%) 3G
14 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
14 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
14 4 (5.56%) 2G
14 4 (5.56%) Network Architecture
14 4 (5.56%) 4G
14 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (5.56%) Change Control

Planning Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Planning Manager 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 Planning Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.89%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) MS Project
2 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
3 9 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Maximo
2 2 (2.78%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) 3G
1 4 (5.56%) 2G
1 4 (5.56%) 4G
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Publishing
5 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) FMCG
2 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.39%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Project Planning
2 14 (19.44%) Project Management
3 11 (15.28%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (15.28%) Change Management
4 8 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.72%) Analytics
6 6 (8.33%) Web Analytics
6 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.94%) ERP
8 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.56%) Change Control
8 4 (5.56%) Marketing Strategy
9 3 (4.17%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.17%) WFM
9 3 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) MBA
3 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.39%) PMP
3 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (2.78%) Planview
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Primavera
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