The first table below looks at the demand for the Planning Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Planning Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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 currently tracked.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Planning Manager
Rank 549 538 542
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Planning Manager 45 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.063% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.068% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 21
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£400 £290 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -42.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £700 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £280 £500
% change year-on-year
+36.16% -44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Planning Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Planning Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Planning Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Planning Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Planning Manager within the UK.

Planning Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Planning Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Planning Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Planning Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Planning Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Planning Manager within the UK.

Planning Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Planning Manager
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Planning Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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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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
England -13 45 £400 +37.93% 7
London +32 24 £488 +8.33% 3
South East -4 10 £388 -44.64%
Berkshire - 8 £388 -
North West -1 5 £364 +32.18% 1
Cheshire +3 2 - -
South West -28 2 £388 +38.39%
City of London +21 1 - - 2
Guildford - 1 £343 -
Surrey - 1 £343 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 - 1
East of England - 1 £375 - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Hull - - - -
Leeds - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2

Planning Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Planning Manager 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 Planning Manager in their job title.

1 22 (28.57%) MS Project
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Project Planning
3 16 (20.78%) SAP
3 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
4 13 (16.88%) Change Management
5 12 (15.58%) Project Management
6 11 (14.29%) MS Office
6 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (12.99%) MS Project Server
8 9 (11.69%) Marketing
8 9 (11.69%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (10.39%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 7 (9.09%) Analytics
11 6 (7.79%) Change Control
11 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
11 6 (7.79%) Web Analytics
12 5 (6.49%) Retail
12 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.49%) ERP
12 5 (6.49%) Degree
13 4 (5.19%) Network Architecture
13 4 (5.19%) Marketing Strategy
13 4 (5.19%) 4G
13 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
13 4 (5.19%) 2G

Planning Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Planning Manager 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 Planning Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.99%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (28.57%) MS Project
2 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
3 11 (14.29%) MS Office
4 9 (11.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Maximo
2 2 (2.60%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) 3G
1 4 (5.19%) 2G
1 4 (5.19%) 4G
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Marketing
3 5 (6.49%) Retail
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.90%) Publishing
6 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) FMCG
2 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Project Planning
2 13 (16.88%) Change Management
3 12 (15.58%) Project Management
4 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.39%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 7 (9.09%) Analytics
7 6 (7.79%) Change Control
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.79%) Web Analytics
8 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.49%) ERP
9 4 (5.19%) Marketing Strategy
9 4 (5.19%) Network Architecture
9 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.90%) Financial Analysis
10 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) C
1 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) MBA
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) PMP
3 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) SAP
2 2 (2.60%) Planview
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) BMC
3 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.30%) Primavera
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £440 - £460 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago