The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Strategic Planning
Rank 521 482 481
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -1
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 62 83 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 56 56
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£425 £460 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +0.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £511 £410
% change year-on-year
-17.84% +24.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.75 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.95% -
Strategic Planning
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in England

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in England

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Histogram in England

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in England

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Strategic Planning
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 Planning within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
London -8 33 £450 -2.17% 19
North West -4 8 £350 - 2
West Midlands -9 5 £425 +6.25% 2
South East -19 4 £269 -34.90% 9
East of England -24 4 £250 +6.38% 3
East Midlands -2 3 £425 -10.52% 1
South West -33 3 £450 - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 4
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Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 43 (28.29%) Finance
2 42 (27.63%) Project Management
3 38 (25.00%) Degree
4 25 (16.45%) MS Excel
5 24 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (15.13%) Information Management
7 22 (14.47%) Security Cleared
8 21 (13.82%) PRINCE2
8 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
9 19 (12.50%) MS Project
10 18 (11.84%) Business Analysis
10 18 (11.84%) SC Cleared
11 17 (11.18%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (11.18%) TOGAF
11 17 (11.18%) SQL
12 16 (10.53%) MS Office
12 16 (10.53%) Management Information System
13 15 (9.87%) Telecoms
13 15 (9.87%) Change Management
13 15 (9.87%) Banking
13 15 (9.87%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (9.21%) Service Management
15 13 (8.55%) Zachman Framework
16 12 (7.89%) Risk Management
16 12 (7.89%) ITIL
17 11 (7.24%) Marketing
18 10 (6.58%) Critical Path Analysis
18 10 (6.58%) NHS
18 10 (6.58%) Analytics
19 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (5.26%) SAS
2 3 (1.97%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.66%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.66%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.66%) Confluence
4 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
Applications
1 25 (16.45%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.50%) MS Project
3 16 (10.53%) MS Office
4 8 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.95%) SPSS
6 5 (3.29%) AutoCAD
6 5 (3.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) TCP/IP
1 5 (3.29%) Wireless
2 4 (2.63%) SSL
2 4 (2.63%) HTTP
2 4 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.97%) SAN
4 2 (1.32%) LAN
4 2 (1.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.66%) DMZ
5 1 (0.66%) DSL
5 1 (0.66%) Firewall
5 1 (0.66%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.66%) XMLSpy
2 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 43 (28.29%) Finance
2 15 (9.87%) Banking
2 15 (9.87%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.24%) Marketing
4 9 (5.92%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.29%) Publishing
6 3 (1.97%) Games
6 3 (1.97%) Retail
6 3 (1.97%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.32%) Legal
7 2 (1.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.66%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (23.68%) Architect
2 24 (15.79%) Analyst
3 19 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 16 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.89%) Project Planner
6 11 (7.24%) Enterprise Architect
7 10 (6.58%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.61%) Consultant
8 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.29%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.29%) Designer
10 4 (2.63%) NHS Business Analyst
10 4 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Network Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.63%) Data Analyst
11 3 (1.97%) Service Manager
11 3 (1.97%) Network Analyst
11 3 (1.97%) Technical Project Manager
11 3 (1.97%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.97%) Middleware
2 2 (1.32%) XML
3 1 (0.66%) XSD
3 1 (0.66%) XSLT
3 1 (0.66%) WSDL
3 1 (0.66%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.58%) NHS
3 6 (3.95%) Statistics
4 5 (3.29%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.29%) GIS
4 5 (3.29%) Open Source
5 3 (1.97%) PMI
6 2 (1.32%) CESG
6 2 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.32%) Economics
6 2 (1.32%) Social Media
6 2 (1.32%) Informatics
6 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) CMDB
6 2 (1.32%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Linux
2 5 (3.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.32%) UNIX
4 1 (0.66%) AIX
4 1 (0.66%) Solaris
4 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.66%) pSOS
4 1 (0.66%) VME
4 1 (0.66%) Android
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.63%) Project Management
2 24 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (15.13%) Information Management
4 21 (13.82%) PRINCE2
5 18 (11.84%) Business Analysis
6 17 (11.18%) TOGAF
6 17 (11.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (9.87%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (9.87%) Change Management
8 14 (9.21%) Service Management
9 13 (8.55%) Zachman Framework
10 12 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 12 (7.89%) ITIL
11 10 (6.58%) Critical Path Analysis
11 10 (6.58%) Analytics
12 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (5.26%) Market Research
14 7 (4.61%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.18%) SQL
2 3 (1.97%) C
2 3 (1.97%) Java
3 2 (1.32%) Scala
4 1 (0.66%) Perl
4 1 (0.66%) Python
4 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (25.00%) Degree
2 22 (14.47%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.84%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.29%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.97%) CISSP
5 3 (1.97%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.32%) PMP
6 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.66%) ACCA
7 1 (0.66%) CISM
7 1 (0.66%) MBA
7 1 (0.66%) CEH
7 1 (0.66%) CCNA
7 1 (0.66%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) vCloud
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Puppet
1 4 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle
3 5 (3.29%) Mapinfo
3 5 (3.29%) Google
4 2 (1.32%) Tableau
4 2 (1.32%) VMware
4 2 (1.32%) SAP
4 2 (1.32%) Cisco
4 2 (1.32%) Citrix
4 2 (1.32%) CA
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe
5 1 (0.66%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) Sybase
5 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.66%) webMethods
5 1 (0.66%) Mercator
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