The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planner
Rank 358 398 392
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 41 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.058% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.062% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 21
Average daily rate
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£419 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £327 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £435 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £344 £323
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 - £21.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21859 22413 24498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.70% 92.41% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15271 15886
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 461 651
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Planner
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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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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 +19 15 £430 +8.51% 4
Project Planner
England

Project Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 57 (64.04%) MS Project
2 42 (47.19%) Project Planning
3 31 (34.83%) MS Excel
4 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
5 26 (29.21%) PRINCE2
6 25 (28.09%) Project Management
7 18 (20.22%) QA
7 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
8 15 (16.85%) SC Cleared
8 15 (16.85%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (12.36%) PMP
10 11 (12.36%) PMI Certification
11 10 (11.24%) Finance
12 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
12 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.11%) PRINCE
12 9 (10.11%) MS Office
12 9 (10.11%) SAP
12 9 (10.11%) JIRA
12 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (8.99%) Confluence
13 8 (8.99%) MS Visio
14 7 (7.87%) Publishing
14 7 (7.87%) Dependency Management
14 7 (7.87%) MAPM
15 6 (6.74%) Change Control
15 6 (6.74%) Programme Management
15 6 (6.74%) ITIL
15 6 (6.74%) ERP

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 8 (8.99%) Confluence
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 57 (64.04%) MS Project
2 31 (34.83%) MS Excel
3 15 (16.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (10.11%) MS Office
5 8 (8.99%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.25%) Open Workbench
7 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Agresso
2 1 (1.12%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) JIRA
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Publishing
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) International Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Law
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.25%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.25%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (2.25%) PMI
2 2 (2.25%) NHS
3 1 (1.12%) DTV
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) pSOS
2 2 (2.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Project Planning
2 26 (29.21%) PRINCE2
3 25 (28.09%) Project Management
4 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.11%) PRINCE
5 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.87%) Dependency Management
7 6 (6.74%) Change Control
7 6 (6.74%) Programme Management
7 6 (6.74%) ITIL
7 6 (6.74%) ERP
8 5 (5.62%) Service Management
8 5 (5.62%) Migration
8 5 (5.62%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (4.49%) Matrix Management
9 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (3.37%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.37%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.37%) C
2 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.85%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.36%) PMP
3 11 (12.36%) PMI Certification
4 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (7.87%) MAPM
6 2 (2.25%) Degree
6 2 (2.25%) MCP
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) P3O
Vendors
1 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) SAP
3 5 (5.62%) Primavera
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Citrix
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
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