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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 187 195 202
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 9 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.20% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 19
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £367 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £544 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £511
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -19.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00
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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
4239 4497 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.59% 77.43% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 3351 4122
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Strategic Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Strategic Planning.

1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) Cutover Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) COBIT

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Strategic Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Strategic Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) QlikView
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
2 1 (5.56%) iOS Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Transformation Programme Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Mobility Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Head of Cyber Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
1 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) New Media
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec
2 1 (5.56%) Cadence
2 1 (5.56%) AppSense
2 1 (5.56%) Tripwire
2 1 (5.56%) Anaplan