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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Planning Manager
Rank 531 515 506
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Planning Manager 32 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.054% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.058% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 1
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£450 £458 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £375 £419
% change year-on-year
+22.53% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.84 -
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
42674 41220 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27249 25109 21792
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1679 1871 2280
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 0 14 £450 -18.18% 2
North West - 12 £470 - 4
South East -28 3 £375 -
West Midlands - - - -
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Planning Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 16 (34.78%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) MS Project
2 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 11 (23.91%) Finance
4 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
6 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.87%) WFM
7 5 (10.87%) Retail
7 5 (10.87%) SAP
7 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.70%) Dependency Management
8 4 (8.70%) P3O
8 4 (8.70%) Change Control
8 4 (8.70%) Change Management
8 4 (8.70%) Banking
9 3 (6.52%) MS Project Server
9 3 (6.52%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (6.52%) Service Management
9 3 (6.52%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.52%) MS Office
9 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.52%) Verint
9 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills

Planning Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (6.52%) MS Project Server
2 2 (4.35%) SAS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Project
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
5 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) WFM
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Dependency Management
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Change Control
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.52%) Service Management
8 3 (6.52%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.35%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) P3O
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) Verint
4 2 (4.35%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.17%) HP
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Volaris Exec
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500 - £565 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago