Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Planning Manager was £458 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Planning Manager
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 770 831 820
Rank change year-on-year +61 -11 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Planning Manager 61 42 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.043% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.045% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 26
England median daily rate £458 £422 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.41% -0.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £360 £288 £331
90th Percentile £634 £618 £650
UK median daily rate £458 £438 £419
% change year-on-year +4.57% +4.42% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £29.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Planning Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Planning Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Planning Manager in England

Planning Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Planning Manager in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Planning Manager in England

Planning Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Planning Manager in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Planning Manager in England

Planning Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Planning Manager in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Planning Manager in England

Planning Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Planning Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
South East +35 25 £563 +45.16%
London -14 15 £458 +13.45%
North of England +69 7 £525 +20.00%
North West +32 7 £525 +20.00%
Midlands +27 7 £370 +0.54%
South West +14 7 £400 -28.76%
East Midlands +10 6 £358 -
West Midlands +33 1 £500 +35.87%
Planning Manager
UK

Planning Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Planning Manager 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 England region featuring Planning Manager in the job title.

1 22 (36.07%) Project Management
2 19 (31.15%) Finance
3 18 (29.51%) PMO
4 17 (27.87%) PRINCE2
5 14 (22.95%) Change Management
6 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
6 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
7 11 (18.03%) Change Control
7 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (18.03%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Project
9 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.11%) Workflow
9 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
9 8 (13.11%) PMI Certification
9 8 (13.11%) Motorola
9 8 (13.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (13.11%) Project Planning
9 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.48%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (9.84%) PMP
11 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
11 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (9.84%) SFIA
11 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.20%) Business Forecasting
12 5 (8.20%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (8.20%) VBA

Planning Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (6.56%) Maya
6 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Primavera
2 2 (3.28%) HFM
2 2 (3.28%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.64%) FastStats
3 1 (1.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (4.92%) LTE
2 3 (4.92%) SMS
3 2 (3.28%) 2G
3 2 (3.28%) Broadband
3 2 (3.28%) TETRA
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Essbase
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Smart View
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Project Management
2 17 (27.87%) PRINCE2
3 14 (22.95%) Change Management
4 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.03%) Change Control
5 11 (18.03%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.11%) Project Planning
6 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
6 8 (13.11%) Workflow
7 6 (9.84%) SFIA
8 5 (8.20%) Business Forecasting
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 5 (8.20%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (6.56%) Business Development
9 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) VBA
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) PMI Certification
3 7 (11.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (9.84%) PMP
4 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) ACCA
5 2 (3.28%) CIMA
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) PMO
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (13.11%) Motorola
2 4 (6.56%) Amdocs
2 4 (6.56%) Ericsson
2 4 (6.56%) Nokia
2 4 (6.56%) Remedy
3 3 (4.92%) Hyperion
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com