The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Project Planner featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planner
Rank 133 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 9 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.57% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Median daily rate £365 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £95.65 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- +454.49%
Project Planner
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2985 2284 2199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.15% 95.81% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 1358 1126
Median daily rate £400 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 150 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Project Planner
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Project Planner in the job title.

Project Planner Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Project Planner
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planner across the West Midlands region.

Project Planner Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Project Planner
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planner across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Project Planner Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Project Planner
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planner across the West Midlands region.

Project Planner Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Project Planner
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Warwickshire -2 5 £365 -
Coventry -21 3 - -
Birmingham -11 1 £205 -27.81%
Project Planner
England

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Project Planner in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) MS Project
2 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
3 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
5 5 (31.25%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
8 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
8 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (12.50%) Cadence
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Primavera
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 1 (6.25%) Automotive
9 1 (6.25%) Change Management
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (6.25%) Change Control

Project Planner Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Project
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
6 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cadence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft