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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planner
UK
Rank 529 550 521
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 72 86 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 62 73
Median daily rate £370 £318 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.53% -4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £232 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.62% +32.05%

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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +2 72 £370 +15.62% 4
South East +9 15 £375 +26.58% 1
South West -2 15 £416 +32.50% 2
London +12 14 £425 +21.42%
West Midlands +13 12 £331 +6.00% 1
Hampshire +8 9 £300 +7.14% 1
Bristol +4 9 £406 +15.92%
East Midlands +7 7 £220 -38.88%
Yorkshire +23 4 £365 +32.72%
Wiltshire -1 4 £425 +95.40% 2
East of England -8 4 £263 -38.59%
West Yorkshire - 4 £365 -
Berkshire +7 3 £475 +68.88%
Warwickshire -1 3 £331 -11.66%
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £438 +43.44%
Bradford - 3 £365 -
Basingstoke +10 2 £200 -
Milton Keynes +2 2 £438 +43.44%
Fareham -8 2 £283 +22.82% 1
Hertfordshire -9 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £263 -
Somerset - 2 £373 -
Bath - 2 £373 -
Winchester - 2 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 1 - -
Coventry -10 1 £363 +21.84%
Croydon - 1 £500 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Corsham - 1 £425 -

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 106 (71.14%) MS Project
2 68 (45.64%) PMO
3 56 (37.58%) Project Planning
4 49 (32.89%) MS Excel
5 48 (32.21%) Microsoft
6 45 (30.20%) Security Cleared
7 42 (28.19%) Project Management
8 41 (27.52%) SC Cleared
9 40 (26.85%) Finance
10 29 (19.46%) MS Office
11 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (14.09%) Risk Management
13 19 (12.75%) PRINCE2
13 19 (12.75%) Primavera
14 18 (12.08%) Risk Analysis
15 17 (11.41%) Programme Management
16 16 (10.74%) MS Visio
17 15 (10.07%) Telecoms
17 15 (10.07%) Dependency Management
18 14 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
19 13 (8.72%) Critical Path Analysis
20 12 (8.05%) SharePoint
21 10 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
21 10 (6.71%) SAP
21 10 (6.71%) PMI
21 10 (6.71%) PMI Certification
21 10 (6.71%) Manufacturing
21 10 (6.71%) Earned Value Management
22 9 (6.04%) Marketing
22 9 (6.04%) Resource Levelling

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 12 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 106 (71.14%) MS Project
2 49 (32.89%) MS Excel
3 29 (19.46%) MS Office
4 16 (10.74%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (12.75%) Primavera
2 8 (5.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (3.36%) CA PPM
4 2 (1.34%) Workfront
5 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.67%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 40 (26.85%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.71%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.04%) Marketing
5 8 (5.37%) Electronics
6 2 (1.34%) Automotive
6 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Games
7 1 (0.67%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) PMI
2 6 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.58%) Project Planning
2 42 (28.19%) Project Management
3 28 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.09%) Risk Management
5 19 (12.75%) PRINCE2
6 18 (12.08%) Risk Analysis
7 17 (11.41%) Programme Management
8 15 (10.07%) Dependency Management
9 14 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (8.72%) Critical Path Analysis
11 10 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.71%) Earned Value Management
12 9 (6.04%) Resource Levelling
13 8 (5.37%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (4.70%) ITIL
14 7 (4.70%) PRINCE
14 7 (4.70%) Scrum
14 7 (4.70%) Time Management
15 6 (4.03%) Change Management
16 5 (3.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.36%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (30.20%) Security Cleared
2 41 (27.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.71%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.03%) Degree
5 4 (2.68%) APMP
6 3 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.34%) MCP
8 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) PMP
8 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (45.64%) PMO
2 4 (2.68%) QA
3 2 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.67%) P3O
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 48 (32.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) SAP
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle
3 3 (2.01%) Progress
4 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.67%) Cadence
4 1 (0.67%) HP
Fareham, Hampshire
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago