Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Planner was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 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
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 197 214
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Planner 12 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.21% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
South West median daily rate £463 £360 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.47% -9.43% -11.67%
10th Percentile £349 £360 £382
90th Percentile £500 £360 £427
England median daily rate £420 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -3.00% +1.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South West. 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 West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5369 5418 6233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 94.95% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3365 3520 4060
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £210 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 344 395
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +40.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £46.20
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Programme Planner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Planner in the South West

Programme Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Planner in the South West

Programme Planner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Planner in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Planner in the South West

Programme Planner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Planner in the South West

Programme Planner
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire - 6 £500 -
Bristol -5 4 £395 -
Devon - 2 - -
Programme Planner
England

Programme Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region featuring Programme Planner in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 5 (41.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) VB
4 5 (41.67%) Coaching
5 4 (33.33%) Earned Value Management
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) PMO
5 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (33.33%) Billing
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (25.00%) SAP
6 3 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Change Control
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server

Programme Planner Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
General
1 4 (33.33%) Billing
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) Critical Path Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Earned Value Management
3 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
6 1 (8.33%) Product Breakdown Structure
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) VB
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint