The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Planner role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planner
Rank 382 364 366
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 28 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £346 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £464 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £326 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.90% -6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -
Project Planner
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20623 22454 20413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 92.71% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14160 15529 13843
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 400 421
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Project Planner
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Project Planner Jobs Demand Trend in London

Project Planner
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Project Planner Daily Rate Trend in London

Project Planner
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planner across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Project Planner Daily Rate Histogram in London

Project Planner
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Project Planner Hourly Rate Trend in London

Project Planner
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planner within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
City of London +11 2 £325 -19.45%
Project Planner
England

Project Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 40 (72.73%) MS Project
2 26 (47.27%) MS Excel
2 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
3 22 (40.00%) Project Management
4 21 (38.18%) Project Planning
5 17 (30.91%) PRINCE2
6 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (21.82%) Finance
7 12 (21.82%) Critical Path Analysis
7 12 (21.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (16.36%) MS Office
10 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
11 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.73%) QA
12 6 (10.91%) MS Project Server
12 6 (10.91%) Coaching
12 6 (10.91%) Change Management
12 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
13 5 (9.09%) Earned Value Management
13 5 (9.09%) Dependency Management
13 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
14 4 (7.27%) BC Cleared
14 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
14 4 (7.27%) Primavera
14 4 (7.27%) SAP
15 3 (5.45%) ERP
15 3 (5.45%) Risk Assessment
15 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (10.91%) MS Project Server
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (72.73%) MS Project
2 26 (47.27%) MS Excel
3 12 (21.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (16.36%) MS Office
5 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Primavera
2 2 (3.64%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Law
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Local Government
3 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) PMI
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Project Management
2 21 (38.18%) Project Planning
3 17 (30.91%) PRINCE2
4 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (21.82%) Critical Path Analysis
6 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) Coaching
8 5 (9.09%) Earned Value Management
8 5 (9.09%) Dependency Management
8 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (5.45%) ERP
10 3 (5.45%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (3.64%) Practice Management
11 2 (3.64%) Migration
11 2 (3.64%) SAP Implementation
11 2 (3.64%) Strategic Planning
12 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (7.27%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) NEC
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