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 24 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 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Strategic Management
Rank 554 501 548
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +47
Contract jobs citing Strategic Management 10 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.035% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.048% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Average daily rate £240 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £525 £338
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36715 31361 38804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 72.92% 69.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23271 19148 22593
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 971 1312
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -21 4 - - 1
South East +1 3 £325 -45.83%
East of England - 3 £240 - 1
South West - - - -
Strategic Management
UK

Strategic Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (52.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Service Management
2 11 (44.00%) Learning Management System
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.00%) CIPD
4 4 (16.00%) QA
5 3 (12.00%) Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 3 (12.00%) Legal
6 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Military
6 2 (8.00%) ATL
6 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) Creative Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Social Media
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) Demand Management
6 2 (8.00%) Customer Insight
6 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) Email Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.00%) TRIRIGA
7 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
7 1 (4.00%) SQL

Strategic Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) TRIRIGA
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Military
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (16.00%) Coordinator
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Procurement Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Data Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Services Director
6 1 (4.00%) Procurement Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (8.00%) Social Media
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Creative Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (8.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (8.00%) Email Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CIPD
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Avaya