Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Planner was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Planner
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 155 154
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 4 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.098% 0.050% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.054% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 14
Berkshire median daily rate - £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.80% +48.26%
South East median daily rate £405 £313 £325
% change year-on-year +29.60% -3.85% -2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,758 3,699 4,455
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.86% 92.73% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,992 1,968 2,365
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £260 £238 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 179 238
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -27.50% +17.41%
10th Percentile £10.69 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.80 £49.60 £49.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

Project Planner
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Project Planner in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planner in Berkshire

Project Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planner in Berkshire

Project Planner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planner in Berkshire

Project Planner
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Project Planner
South East

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Project Planner contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Project Planner in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (75.00%) MS Project Server
2 3 (75.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Gantt Chart
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) PMI
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Project Planner Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (75.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Management
2 3 (75.00%) Gantt Chart
2 3 (75.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft