The median contractor rate for a Programme Planner was £419 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 576 567
Rank change year-on-year +29 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 33 51 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.078% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.11% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 29
Median daily rate £419 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.72% -14.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £591 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £365 £406
% change year-on-year +13.69% -10.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40257 46300 48376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.74% 95.04% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26259 30600 30961
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1356 1863
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Programme Planner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Programme Planner in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
London +8 12 £425 -15.00%
South East +43 6 £418 +15.97%
South West -1 6 £431 +19.79%
North West +25 3 £375 +16.27%
Yorkshire +24 3 - -
West Midlands +16 3 £325 -7.14%
Programme Planner
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 47 (72.31%) Microsoft Project
2 27 (41.54%) PMO
3 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 21 (32.31%) Dependency Management
5 20 (30.77%) Critical Path Analysis
6 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.15%) SC Cleared
7 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 14 (21.54%) Project Planning
9 13 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 13 (20.00%) Finance
9 13 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (18.46%) Project Management
11 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.31%) MS Project Server
12 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
13 7 (10.77%) PMI
13 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
13 7 (10.77%) Risk Analysis
14 4 (6.15%) Work Breakdown Structure
14 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (6.15%) QA
14 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
14 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
14 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
14 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
15 3 (4.62%) Legal
15 3 (4.62%) BusinessObjects

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 8 (12.31%) MS Project Server
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 47 (72.31%) Microsoft Project
2 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Military
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Law
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) PMI
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Dependency Management
2 20 (30.77%) Critical Path Analysis
3 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (21.54%) Project Planning
5 13 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 12 (18.46%) Project Management
7 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.77%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
9 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.15%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 3 (4.62%) Change Control
10 3 (4.62%) Coaching
10 3 (4.62%) Demand Management
10 3 (4.62%) Gantt Chart
10 3 (4.62%) ITIL
10 3 (4.62%) Product Breakdown Structure
10 3 (4.62%) Resource Allocation
10 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) SC Cleared
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) APMP
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (41.54%) PMO
2 4 (6.15%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) P3O
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.54%) SAP