The first table below looks at the demand for Strategic Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Management over the 3 months to 1 August 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 England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Strategic Management
Rank 541 535 554
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing Strategic Management 12 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.030% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.041% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £254 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £606 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £190 -
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.23 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36751 34198 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.37% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23125 21216 22145
Average daily rate £408 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 977 1381
Average hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.26 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Strategic Management
UK

Strategic Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Strategic Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Strategic Management across the England region.

Strategic Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Strategic Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Management across the England region.

Strategic Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Strategic Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Management within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -2 6 £350 -
London +2 3 £423 -6.11% 2
North West -7 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
South West - - - -
Strategic Management
UK

Strategic Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Strategic Management 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 Management.

1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) QA
3 5 (25.00%) Legal
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) ATL
5 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Creative Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Social Media
5 3 (15.00%) Customer Insight
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) NHS
6 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server

Strategic Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Strategic Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) EDMS
2 1 (5.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Publishing
4 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.00%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.00%) Economics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
3 1 (5.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Creative Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.00%) CAD
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Security
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CIPD
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft