Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Planning Manager was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 381 386
Rank change year-on-year +35 +5 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Planning Manager 25 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.024% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.025% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
South East median daily rate £563 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -8.82% +21.43%
10th Percentile £367 £301 £367
90th Percentile £745 £464 £478
England median daily rate £458 £422 £425
% change year-on-year +8.41% -0.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15783 15735 18560
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 94.00% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9360 9373 10883
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 642 780 923
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.45
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Planning Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Planning Manager in the South East

Planning Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Planning Manager in the South East

Planning Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Planning Manager in the South East

Planning Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Berkshire +19 10 £563 +45.16%
Thames Valley +1 10 £563 +45.16%
Hampshire +24 9 £384 -0.90%
Surrey - 2 £700 -
East Sussex - 2 £550 -
Middlesex +8 1 £748 -
Planning Manager
England

Planning Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Planning Manager in the job title.

1 17 (68.00%) Project Management
2 13 (52.00%) PMO
3 9 (36.00%) Change Management
3 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (24.00%) PMP
5 6 (24.00%) PMI Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Motorola
5 6 (24.00%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Change Control
5 6 (24.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.00%) Business Development
7 4 (16.00%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Maya
7 4 (16.00%) Amdocs
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 4 (16.00%) Nokia

Planning Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (28.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (16.00%) Maya
5 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) HFM
1 2 (8.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.00%) LTE
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Essbase
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) Change Control
3 6 (24.00%) Collaborative Working
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 4 (16.00%) Business Development
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (16.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Business Forecasting
6 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (24.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (24.00%) PMP
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.00%) ACCA
3 2 (8.00%) CIMA
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) PMO
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Motorola
2 4 (16.00%) Amdocs
2 4 (16.00%) Ericsson
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Nokia
2 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 3 (12.00%) Hyperion
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) SAP