Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Planner was £425 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.

Programme Planner
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 749 807 795
Rank change year-on-year +58 -12 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 82 66 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.087% 0.067% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.071% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 49 43
England median daily rate £425 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £325 £322 £313
90th Percentile £500 £515 £567
UK median daily rate £425 £430 £420
% change year-on-year -1.16% +2.38% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK median hourly rate - - £40.50

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%

Programme Planner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Planner in England

Programme Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Planner in England

Programme Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Planner in England

Programme Planner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Planner in England

Programme Planner
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 Programme Planner 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
London -7 33 £438 -5.41%
Midlands +39 24 £381 +4.45%
West Midlands +47 19 £375 +2.74%
South West +17 12 £463 +28.47%
South East +17 8 £425 +25.93%
North of England +65 5 £450 +4.35%
East Midlands +8 5 £425 -5.56%
Yorkshire +25 4 £450 -10.00%
North West +24 1 - -
Programme Planner
UK

Programme Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

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

1 55 (67.07%) Microsoft Project
2 26 (31.71%) PMO
3 22 (26.83%) Project Planning
4 19 (23.17%) PRINCE2
5 18 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (20.73%) Project Management
7 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
8 14 (17.07%) Finance
9 13 (15.85%) Critical Path Analysis
10 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
11 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
11 11 (13.41%) Dependency Management
12 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (12.20%) ERP
13 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
13 9 (10.98%) Change Control
14 8 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Office
15 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
15 7 (8.54%) Contingency Planning
16 6 (7.32%) Resource Allocation
16 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 6 (7.32%) Risk Analysis
16 6 (7.32%) Retail
17 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
17 5 (6.10%) VB
17 5 (6.10%) Business Transformation
17 5 (6.10%) Earned Value Management
17 5 (6.10%) QA

Programme Planner 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 55 (67.07%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
4 8 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.22%) Primavera
2 1 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) 2G
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) LTE
1 1 (1.22%) SMS
1 1 (1.22%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 4 (4.88%) Billing
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (1.22%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.44%) PMI
2 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Project Planning
2 19 (23.17%) PRINCE2
3 18 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (20.73%) Project Management
5 13 (15.85%) Critical Path Analysis
6 11 (13.41%) Dependency Management
7 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.20%) ERP
8 9 (10.98%) Change Control
9 7 (8.54%) Contingency Planning
9 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.32%) Resource Allocation
10 6 (7.32%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.10%) Business Transformation
11 5 (6.10%) Coaching
11 5 (6.10%) Earned Value Management
11 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
12 4 (4.88%) CRM
12 4 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) VB
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) PMP
5 1 (1.22%) APMP
5 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (31.71%) PMO
2 5 (6.10%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.22%) Motorola
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) Workday