The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Planning Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Planning Manager
Rank 612 599 574
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Planning Manager 31 37 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.066% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.070% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 32
Median daily rate £463 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £345 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Planning Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Planning Manager in the job title.

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 29 June 2016.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Planning Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England -18 23 £463 -2.63% 4
London -1 11 £500 -23.07%
South East +3 6 £388 -18.42%
East of England +14 3 £600 +166.66%
Berkshire - 3 £450 -
West Midlands - 3 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £388 -
City of London - 2 £520 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £475 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +5 1 £600 -
Yorkshire +2 1 £253 -32.66%
Luton +1 1 £600 -
West Yorkshire -13 1 £253 -32.66%
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Croydon - 1 £345 -
Brighton - 1 £375 -
Bradford - 1 £253 -
Andover - 1 - -

Planning Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Planning Manager 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 featuring Planning Manager in the job title.

1 15 (31.91%) Telecoms
2 14 (29.79%) Project Management
3 10 (21.28%) Finance
4 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
5 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.89%) Release Management
5 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.77%) MS Project
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.64%) B2B
7 5 (10.64%) AutoCAD
7 5 (10.64%) DOCSIS
7 5 (10.64%) VDSL
7 5 (10.64%) Network Design
7 5 (10.64%) ArcGIS
7 5 (10.64%) Smallworld
7 5 (10.64%) GPON
7 5 (10.64%) Coaching
7 5 (10.64%) Presales
7 5 (10.64%) QGIS
7 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
7 5 (10.64%) Business Development
8 4 (8.51%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (8.51%) Line Management
8 4 (8.51%) Demand Management
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.51%) Banking
8 4 (8.51%) Microsoft

Planning Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (10.64%) ArcGIS
1 5 (10.64%) Smallworld
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS Project
3 5 (10.64%) AutoCAD
4 3 (6.38%) MS Office
5 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) HFM
1 3 (6.38%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) DOCSIS
1 5 (10.64%) GPON
1 5 (10.64%) VDSL
2 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) QGIS
2 3 (6.38%) Essbase
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
General
1 15 (31.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.13%) Front Office
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Project Management
2 7 (14.89%) PRINCE2
2 7 (14.89%) Release Management
3 6 (12.77%) Analytics
3 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.64%) B2B
4 5 (10.64%) Business Development
4 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) Coaching
4 5 (10.64%) Network Design
4 5 (10.64%) Presales
4 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
5 4 (8.51%) Demand Management
5 4 (8.51%) Line Management
5 4 (8.51%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.38%) ERP
6 3 (6.38%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) ACCA
1 3 (6.38%) CIMA
1 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
1 3 (6.38%) PMP
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Hyperion
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Avaya
3 1 (2.13%) Facebook
3 1 (2.13%) NEC
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Verint