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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planner
Rank 367 352 346
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 28 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £250 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £438 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £320 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.59% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
19404 20335 18290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 93.10% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13736 13930 12338
Average daily rate £440 £436 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% +2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 375 514
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 3 £375 +26.05% 1
Project Planner
England

Project Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 39 (63.93%) MS Project
2 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
3 27 (44.26%) MS Excel
4 25 (40.98%) Project Planning
5 21 (34.43%) PRINCE2
6 20 (32.79%) Project Management
7 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.39%) Critical Path Analysis
10 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
10 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (14.75%) MS Office
11 7 (11.48%) SAP
11 7 (11.48%) Change Management
11 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (9.84%) QA
13 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
13 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
13 5 (8.20%) Migration
13 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (8.20%) Dependency Management
13 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
14 4 (6.56%) Coaching
14 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (6.56%) Banking
14 4 (6.56%) Earned Value Management
14 4 (6.56%) MS Project Server
14 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
14 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (6.56%) MS Project Server
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (63.93%) MS Project
2 27 (44.26%) MS Excel
3 9 (14.75%) MS Office
4 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Agresso
2 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Local Government
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) EPoS
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
3 1 (1.64%) Online Games
3 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Project Planning
2 21 (34.43%) PRINCE2
3 20 (32.79%) Project Management
4 10 (16.39%) Critical Path Analysis
5 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
7 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Dependency Management
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.56%) Coaching
8 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (6.56%) Earned Value Management
8 4 (6.56%) ERP
9 3 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.28%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.28%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.64%) PMP
5 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.92%) Primavera
4 2 (3.28%) Siebel
5 1 (1.64%) NEC
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