The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Project Planner featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planner
Rank 553 566 518
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 85 83 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 61 78
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £39.27 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.27 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.20%

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
48175 51856 52713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31544 33013 33319
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1684 2028 2169
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Project Planner
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Project Planner in the job title.

Project Planner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Planner
Daily Rate Trend

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

Project Planner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Planner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planner within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Project Planner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Planner
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Planner Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Planner
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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 +12 85 £375 +3.44% 7
London +8 26 £341 -14.75%
South West +20 20 £420 +10.52% 4
Bristol - 13 £420 - 2
West Midlands -30 12 £375 +4.16%
South East +5 11 £313 +4.16% 1
Hampshire +19 10 £300 -7.69% 1
Coventry -20 9 £375 +3.80%
West Yorkshire +17 7 £365 -8.75% 2
Yorkshire +7 7 £365 +4.28% 2
East Midlands +2 6 £375 -
Wiltshire -7 6 £425 +6.25% 2
Fareham - 4 £295 -
Northampton -9 3 £375 -
Northamptonshire -13 3 £375 -
Bradford - 3 £365 - 2
Corsham - 3 £463 - 1
Hook +2 2 £338 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £550 -
Nottingham - 2 £550 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Winchester - 2 £250 -
Leeds +10 1 - -
East of England +9 1 - -
North West -5 1 £350 -17.15%
Somerset - 1 £413 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £325 -
City of London - 1 £307 -

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 featuring Project Planner in the job title.

1 94 (61.04%) MS Project
2 55 (35.71%) Project Management
3 51 (33.12%) Project Planning
4 48 (31.17%) Security Cleared
4 48 (31.17%) Finance
5 45 (29.22%) Microsoft
5 45 (29.22%) MS Excel
6 41 (26.62%) SC Cleared
7 29 (18.83%) Primavera
8 28 (18.18%) MS Office
9 27 (17.53%) Risk Management
10 24 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (12.99%) MS Visio
12 19 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (12.34%) Risk Analysis
13 18 (11.69%) PRINCE2
14 16 (10.39%) Programme Management
15 14 (9.09%) Dependency Management
16 11 (7.14%) Resource Levelling
16 11 (7.14%) SharePoint
17 10 (6.49%) Telecoms
17 10 (6.49%) Budgeting and Forecasting
17 10 (6.49%) QA
18 9 (5.84%) Electronics
18 9 (5.84%) PMI
18 9 (5.84%) PMI Certification
19 8 (5.19%) Time Management
20 7 (4.55%) Marketing
20 7 (4.55%) Manufacturing
20 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence

Project Planner 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 11 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 94 (61.04%) MS Project
2 45 (29.22%) MS Excel
3 28 (18.18%) MS Office
4 20 (12.99%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (18.83%) Primavera
2 6 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.60%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Skype
1 1 (0.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
General
1 48 (31.17%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.84%) Electronics
4 7 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.55%) Marketing
5 5 (3.25%) Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Military
7 2 (1.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.65%) German Language
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) PMI
2 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.65%) Windows
1 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.71%) Project Management
2 51 (33.12%) Project Planning
3 27 (17.53%) Risk Management
4 24 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (12.34%) Risk Analysis
5 19 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (11.69%) PRINCE2
7 16 (10.39%) Programme Management
8 14 (9.09%) Dependency Management
9 11 (7.14%) Resource Levelling
10 10 (6.49%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 8 (5.19%) Time Management
12 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.55%) ITIL
13 6 (3.90%) Critical Path Analysis
13 6 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (3.90%) Scrum
14 5 (3.25%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.25%) Resource Management
14 5 (3.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (31.17%) Security Cleared
2 41 (26.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.84%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.60%) Degree
5 3 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.30%) PMP
6 2 (1.30%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (0.65%) APMP
7 1 (0.65%) EC-Council LPT
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) P3O
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 45 (29.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.55%) SAP
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle
4 2 (1.30%) Progress
5 1 (0.65%) Cadence
5 1 (0.65%) HP
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