The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Planner role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Planner in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Planner
Rank 147 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £425 £513 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.57% -
Programme Planner
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2785 2899 2486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.21% 95.49% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1553 1316
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 96 75
Average hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Programme Planner
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Planner Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Programme Planner
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Planner Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Programme Planner
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Planner within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -6 4 £425 -
Programme Planner
UK

Programme Planner
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Programme 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 Programme Planner in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Programme Planner
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Programme 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 Programme Planner in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft