The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Planner role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 22 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Planner
Rank 564 525 565
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 42 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.093% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.10% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 19
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£425 £414 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
52499 48968 54351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.83% 92.75% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29332 30408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2057 2099 2690
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Programme Planner
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Programme Planner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Programme Planner
Daily Rate Trend

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

Programme Planner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Programme Planner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Planner within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Programme Planner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Programme Planner
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Programme Planner Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Programme Planner
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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 -40 40 £425 +2.40% 2
London +2 13 £500 +19.40% 1
South East -8 10 £363 -9.37%
City of London +27 7 £425 - 1
Berkshire +12 5 £475 +18.75%
South West -37 5 £425 +0.89%
West Midlands -12 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Reading - - - -
Bath - - - -
Havant - - - -

Programme Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 54 (66.67%) MS Project
2 37 (45.68%) MS Excel
3 28 (34.57%) PRINCE2
4 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
5 23 (28.40%) Project Planning
6 17 (20.99%) Project Management
7 14 (17.28%) Finance
8 12 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (13.58%) Primavera
9 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
10 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
11 9 (11.11%) MS Office
12 8 (9.88%) ITIL
12 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.88%) MS Project Server
13 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
14 6 (7.41%) Retail
14 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
15 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
15 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
15 5 (6.17%) Degree
15 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (4.94%) Change Control
16 4 (4.94%) JIRA
16 4 (4.94%) Supplier Management
16 4 (4.94%) Critical Path Analysis

Programme Planner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.88%) MS Project Server
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (66.67%) MS Project
2 37 (45.68%) MS Excel
3 12 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
5 9 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (1.23%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) JIRA
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) PMI
3 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Life Science
4 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) PRINCE2
2 23 (28.40%) Project Planning
3 17 (20.99%) Project Management
4 11 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.88%) ITIL
6 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.94%) Change Control
7 4 (4.94%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.94%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (4.94%) Service Management
8 3 (3.70%) PRINCE
8 3 (3.70%) ERP
8 3 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (3.70%) Resource Management
9 2 (2.47%) Release Management
9 2 (2.47%) Demand Management
9 2 (2.47%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) C
2 1 (1.23%) VB
2 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.17%) Degree
5 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) ISEB
7 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.58%) Primavera
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Siebel
4 2 (2.47%) Planview
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