The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Planner
Rank 562 519 533
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 31 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.096% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.10% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 32
Average daily rate
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£420 £420 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £373 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £486 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +9.03%
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
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
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 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
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 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 July 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 25 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 -44 29 £420 - 3
London -1 15 £425 +3.03% 2
South East -16 7 £363 -9.37%
City of London +12 4 £425 - 1
Hampshire -23 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £330 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £330 -
Winchester - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Bath - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -

Programme Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 55 (74.32%) MS Project
2 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
3 25 (33.78%) Project Planning
4 22 (29.73%) PRINCE2
5 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
5 19 (25.68%) Finance
6 14 (18.92%) Project Management
7 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.22%) MS Visio
8 9 (12.16%) MS Office
8 9 (12.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (10.81%) MS Project Server
9 8 (10.81%) Primavera
10 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
11 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.76%) Retail
11 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (6.76%) Change Control
12 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
12 4 (5.41%) Degree
12 4 (5.41%) Open Workbench
12 4 (5.41%) QA
12 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
13 3 (4.05%) Matrix Management
13 3 (4.05%) Resource Management
13 3 (4.05%) Critical Path Analysis
13 3 (4.05%) ERP
14 2 (2.70%) C
14 2 (2.70%) Scrum
14 2 (2.70%) Programme Management

Programme Planner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.81%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 55 (74.32%) MS Project
2 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
3 12 (16.22%) MS Visio
4 9 (12.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (12.16%) MS Office
5 4 (5.41%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) CA Clarity
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Retail
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.35%) Life Science
2 1 (1.35%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Project Planning
2 22 (29.73%) PRINCE2
3 14 (18.92%) Project Management
4 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (6.76%) Change Control
6 3 (4.05%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.05%) ERP
6 3 (4.05%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (4.05%) Matrix Management
7 2 (2.70%) Release Management
7 2 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.70%) Scrum
7 2 (2.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.70%) Demand Management
7 2 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (1.35%) ITIL
8 1 (1.35%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.70%) C
2 1 (1.35%) VB
2 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) PMP
5 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) FATCA
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Primavera
3 2 (2.70%) Planview
4 1 (1.35%) SAP
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