The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Project Planner featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planner
Rank 121 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 15 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.18% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.19% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £301 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £333
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +16.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.62 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.62 - £25.00
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 South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2644 3150 3223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.36% 95.17% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1708 1994 2079
Median daily rate £363 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 225 180
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Planner
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Project Planner in the job title.

Project Planner Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Project Planner
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Project Planner Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Project Planner
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planner across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Project Planner Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Project Planner
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Project Planner Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Project Planner
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planner within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +5 9 £350 +7.69%
Somerset - 3 £233 -
Devon - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
Project Planner
England

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Project Planner contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Project Planner in the job title.

1 27 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 26 (78.79%) Project Management
3 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
4 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
5 17 (51.52%) Finance
6 15 (45.45%) Primavera
7 13 (39.39%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (39.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.15%) MS Project
9 5 (15.15%) QA
10 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (12.12%) Critical Path Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Migration
10 4 (12.12%) LAN
10 4 (12.12%) WAN
10 4 (12.12%) Office 365
11 3 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
11 3 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
11 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
11 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
12 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
12 2 (6.06%) PMI
12 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
12 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
13 1 (3.03%) EC-Council LPT

Project Planner Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Project Management
2 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 13 (39.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 13 (39.39%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) Critical Success Factor
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) APMP
4 1 (3.03%) EC-Council LPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft