The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Planner role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planner
Rank 95 87 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.083% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.090% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £104.50 £18.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+464.86% +76.19%
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1250 1115 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.58% 92.76% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 777 373
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 20
Average hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Project Planner
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Project Planner Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Project Planner
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Project Planner Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Project Planner
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planner across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Project Planner Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Project Planner
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Smart Meter
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Smart Meter
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft