Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Planner was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 170 189
Rank change year-on-year +27 +19 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Project Planner 11 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.18% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.20% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.73% -21.43% +3.55%
10th Percentile £420 £241 £270
90th Percentile £545 £338 £390
South East median daily rate £400 £318 £330
% change year-on-year +25.98% -3.79% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3524 4546 5040
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 92.57% 92.87% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 2387 2634
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 167 194
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -24.43% +8.97%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £10.79
90th Percentile £40.30 £39.50 £39.85
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14% +1.29%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planner in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 July 2017. 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
Reading +26 3 £400 +58.42%
Maidenhead - 1 £550 -
Newbury - 1 £475 -
Project Planner
South East

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Project Planner in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
3 6 (54.55%) PMI
3 6 (54.55%) PMI Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
6 3 (27.27%) MS Project Server
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Earned Value Management
6 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Gantt Chart
7 2 (18.18%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 2 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
7 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Cadence
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Change Management
8 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL

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 (27.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) PMI
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
4 3 (27.27%) Earned Value Management
4 3 (27.27%) Gantt Chart
4 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cadence
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia