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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planner
Rank 367 362 364
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 29 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.17% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 14
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£350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £261 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £320 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -9.85%
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
19333 20463 18728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.86% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13601 13822 12764
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 394 433
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +13 4 £325 -21.21%
Project Planner
England

Project Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 34 (62.96%) MS Project
2 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
4 18 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 17 (31.48%) Project Management
6 15 (27.78%) PRINCE2
7 14 (25.93%) Finance
8 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
10 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.52%) Critical Path Analysis
11 8 (14.81%) MS Office
11 8 (14.81%) SAP
12 7 (12.96%) Change Management
12 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (12.96%) QA
12 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
13 5 (9.26%) Dependency Management
13 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
13 5 (9.26%) Coaching
13 5 (9.26%) MS Project Server
13 5 (9.26%) Resource Management
13 5 (9.26%) Migration
13 5 (9.26%) ERP
14 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
14 4 (7.41%) Primavera
14 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
14 4 (7.41%) Earned Value Management
15 3 (5.56%) SAP Implementation

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (9.26%) MS Project Server
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (62.96%) MS Project
2 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 8 (14.81%) MS Office
4 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Agresso
2 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
2 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.70%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) EPoS
3 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 17 (31.48%) Project Management
3 15 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) Critical Path Analysis
6 7 (12.96%) Change Management
7 5 (9.26%) ERP
7 5 (9.26%) Migration
7 5 (9.26%) Resource Management
7 5 (9.26%) Dependency Management
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Coaching
8 4 (7.41%) Earned Value Management
9 3 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.70%) Release Management
10 2 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) VCP4
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.41%) Primavera
4 2 (3.70%) Siebel
5 1 (1.85%) NEC
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