The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Planner
Rank 539 518 556
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 40 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.087% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.094% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 15
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£425 £414 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programme Planner
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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
47639 44687 49823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.80% 92.79% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29624 27384 28500
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1896 1919 2491
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +12 13 £500 +19.40% 1
South East -8 10 £363 -9.37%
South West -28 5 £425 +0.89% 1
West Midlands -14 1 - -
Programme Planner
UK

Programme Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 49 (64.47%) MS Project
2 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
3 28 (36.84%) PRINCE2
4 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 21 (27.63%) Project Planning
6 15 (19.74%) Project Management
7 12 (15.79%) Finance
8 11 (14.47%) Primavera
9 10 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
10 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (11.84%) MS Visio
11 8 (10.53%) ITIL
11 8 (10.53%) MS Office
11 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.53%) MS Project Server
12 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
12 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
13 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (6.58%) Degree
13 5 (6.58%) Retail
13 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
13 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
14 4 (5.26%) Critical Path Analysis
14 4 (5.26%) JIRA
14 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
14 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
14 4 (5.26%) Service Management

Programme Planner
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (10.53%) MS Project Server
2 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (64.47%) MS Project
2 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
3 10 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (11.84%) MS Visio
5 8 (10.53%) MS Office
6 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.32%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Retail
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) PMI
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 21 (27.63%) Project Planning
3 15 (19.74%) Project Management
4 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.53%) ITIL
5 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.26%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.26%) Service Management
7 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.95%) Change Control
8 3 (3.95%) PRINCE
8 3 (3.95%) ERP
8 3 (3.95%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (3.95%) Resource Management
9 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.63%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
2 1 (1.32%) VB
2 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) Degree
5 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) PMP
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Primavera
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Planview
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) Siebel
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Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £425 - 450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago