The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Strategic Planning
Rank 191 183 214
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +31
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 19 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 9
Average daily rate £483 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £364 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £920 £728
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £213 £325
% change year-on-year
+132.94% -34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +36.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Strategic Planning
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 17 (50.00%) Project Management
2 16 (47.06%) Degree
3 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
4 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
5 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
5 11 (32.35%) Data Management
5 11 (32.35%) RDBMS
5 11 (32.35%) SLA
5 11 (32.35%) Perl
5 11 (32.35%) Python
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 8 (23.53%) Open Source
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle
8 7 (20.59%) Linux
8 7 (20.59%) UNIX
8 7 (20.59%) MySQL
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) Splunk
9 5 (14.71%) Java
9 5 (14.71%) Information Management
9 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
10 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
10 4 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (11.76%) Memcached
10 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
10 4 (11.76%) GemFire
10 4 (11.76%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (11.76%) GemFire
2 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
1 11 (32.35%) RDBMS
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) MySQL
4 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.76%) Big Data
5 4 (11.76%) Couchbase
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Front Office
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Database Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Project Planner
6 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (2.94%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Product Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
2 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
3 8 (23.53%) Open Source
4 2 (5.88%) Social Media
4 2 (5.88%) New Media
5 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Economics
5 1 (2.94%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Project Management
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (32.35%) Data Management
4 5 (14.71%) Information Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) CRM
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Product Management
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.94%) Service Management
8 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Perl
1 11 (32.35%) Python
2 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.71%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Splunk
3 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago