Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Planning Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 851 824
Rank change year-on-year +61 -27 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Planning Manager 54 51 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.046% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.049% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 52
UK median daily rate £500 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -2.63% +2.70%
10th Percentile £364 £306 £371
90th Percentile £665 £599 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90298 104385 106998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58587 67947 66244
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £233
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2889 3090 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Planning Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Planning Manager in the UK

Planning Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Planning Manager in the UK

Planning Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Planning Manager over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Planning Manager in the UK

Planning Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Planning Manager in the UK

Planning Manager
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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
England +61 51 £500 +3.90% 7
UK excluding London +76 36 £500 +17.65% 4
South East +58 19 £625 +61.29%
London +22 18 £494 -1.25% 4
Midlands +39 9 £463 +15.63% 2
West Midlands +36 7 £463 +21.31% 2
North of England +60 3 £405 -10.00%
North West +39 2 £405 -25.69%
East Midlands -7 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
South West - 2 £450 - 1
Scotland +38 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +32 1 - -

Planning Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 featuring Planning Manager in the job title.

1 17 (31.48%) Project Management
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (20.37%) PMO
5 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (18.52%) Change Management
5 10 (18.52%) Project Planning
6 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.11%) Motorola
7 6 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 6 (11.11%) SAP
7 6 (11.11%) Marketing
7 6 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (9.26%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (9.26%) Business Forecasting
9 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
9 4 (7.41%) Primavera
9 4 (7.41%) NEC
9 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
9 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.41%) Retail
9 4 (7.41%) Workforce Optimisation
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) Information Governance
10 3 (5.56%) Demand Management
10 3 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
10 3 (5.56%) Remediation Plan
10 3 (5.56%) Coaching
10 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Planning Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Primavera
2 3 (5.56%) SAP PP
3 2 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.85%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) SMS
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.85%) Essbase
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Smart View
1 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Marketing
3 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Electronics
5 2 (3.70%) Automotive
6 1 (1.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Local Government
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Project Management
2 10 (18.52%) Change Management
2 10 (18.52%) Project Planning
3 5 (9.26%) Business Forecasting
4 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.41%) Information Governance
4 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.41%) Workforce Optimisation
5 3 (5.56%) Coaching
5 3 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (5.56%) Demand Management
5 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.56%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
1 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (9.26%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) Degree
5 2 (3.70%) ACCA
5 2 (3.70%) CIMA
6 1 (1.85%) HND
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) PMO
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Motorola
2 6 (11.11%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) NEC
4 3 (5.56%) Avaya
5 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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