The first table below looks at the demand for the Programme Planner 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 Programme Planner in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Planner
Rank 536 492 525
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 30 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 25
Average daily rate
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£425 £421 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +12.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £371 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £423 £365
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +15.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Programme Planner
UK

Programme Planner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Programme Planner Jobs Demand Trend in England

Programme Planner
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Planner Daily Rate Trend in England

Programme Planner
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Planner across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Programme Planner Daily Rate Histogram in England

Programme Planner
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Planner Hourly Rate Trend in England

Programme Planner
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 Programme Planner within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +14 16 £425 +3.03%
South East -16 7 £363 -9.37%
South West -30 1 £475 +13.09%
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Programme Planner
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Programme Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Programme 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 Programme Planner in their job title.

1 48 (72.73%) MS Project
2 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 21 (31.82%) PRINCE2
4 20 (30.30%) Project Planning
5 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
6 17 (25.76%) Finance
7 11 (16.67%) Project Management
8 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
9 8 (12.12%) MS Project Server
9 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (10.61%) MS Office
10 7 (10.61%) Primavera
11 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (7.58%) Retail
12 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
13 4 (6.06%) Degree
13 4 (6.06%) Open Workbench
14 3 (4.55%) Change Control
14 3 (4.55%) Resource Management
14 3 (4.55%) Critical Path Analysis
14 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
14 3 (4.55%) Matrix Management
15 2 (3.03%) Release Management
15 2 (3.03%) QA
15 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
15 2 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
15 2 (3.03%) Strategic Planning

Programme Planner
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Programme 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 Programme Planner in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.12%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (72.73%) MS Project
2 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
3 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (10.61%) MS Office
5 4 (6.06%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) CA Clarity
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.52%) Life Science
2 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) PRINCE2
2 20 (30.30%) Project Planning
3 11 (16.67%) Project Management
4 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (4.55%) Change Control
6 3 (4.55%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.55%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (4.55%) Matrix Management
7 2 (3.03%) Release Management
7 2 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Scrum
7 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.03%) ERP
7 2 (3.03%) Demand Management
7 2 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (3.03%) Dependency Management
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL
8 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) C
2 1 (1.52%) VB
2 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB
6 1 (1.52%) PMP
6 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) FATCA
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Primavera
3 2 (3.03%) Planview
4 1 (1.52%) SAP