The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 172 199 198
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 3 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Median daily rate £610 £550 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% +17.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
Strategic Planning
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2990 4471 4717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.39% 82.20% 79.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2401 3529 3501
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 42 47
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.63 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.01 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Strategic Planning across the City of London region.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (14.29%) GemFire
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Documentation Writer
2 1 (14.29%) Healthcare Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware