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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 545 544 520
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 85 71 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 41
Median daily rate £415 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £695 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £14.50
Strategic Planning
UK

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
41425 41266 37858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.97% 79.99% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27604 27296 23970
Median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1073 1088
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 41 £470 -6.00% 12
North West +4 14 £415 -17.00% 5
East of England +27 11 £275 - 1
South East -9 6 £456 +7.35% 8
West Midlands -22 5 £405 - 3
Yorkshire -4 4 £675 +92.85%
East Midlands +3 2 - -
South West -2 2 £375 -16.66%
Strategic Planning
UK

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 51 (31.29%) Project Management
3 41 (25.15%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (24.54%) MS Excel
5 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
6 31 (19.02%) Management Information System
7 30 (18.40%) Degree
8 27 (16.56%) Performance Management
9 23 (14.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 21 (12.88%) Data Analysis
10 21 (12.88%) PRINCE2
11 20 (12.27%) NHS
11 20 (12.27%) Business Analysis
12 19 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (11.04%) Data Mining
14 17 (10.43%) SQL
15 16 (9.82%) LAN
15 16 (9.82%) WAN
15 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (9.82%) Data Quality
15 16 (9.82%) Data Centre
16 15 (9.20%) Active Directory
17 13 (7.98%) ITIL
17 13 (7.98%) Programme Management
18 12 (7.36%) Data Management
18 12 (7.36%) Cisco
18 12 (7.36%) Process Improvement
18 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
19 11 (6.75%) Business Process Mapping
19 11 (6.75%) Middleware

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.23%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.61%) GemFire
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.61%) SAS
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (24.54%) MS Excel
2 23 (14.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.91%) MS Office
4 6 (3.68%) MS Project
5 5 (3.07%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) IaaS
2 3 (1.84%) Office 365
3 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.23%) Google Drive
3 2 (1.23%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.82%) LAN
1 16 (9.82%) WAN
2 11 (6.75%) WLAN
3 9 (5.52%) Firewall
4 8 (4.91%) Wireless
5 6 (3.68%) Internet
6 4 (2.45%) Network Security
6 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.61%) ADSL
7 1 (0.61%) BGP
7 1 (0.61%) DSL
7 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.61%) HTTP
7 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.61%) OSPF
7 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.04%) Data Mining
2 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.75%) MS Access
4 6 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.68%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.84%) Big Data
7 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.61%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.61%) QlikView
8 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 9 (5.52%) Banking
2 9 (5.52%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (4.91%) Publishing
3 8 (4.91%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.68%) Advertising
4 6 (3.68%) Marketing
5 5 (3.07%) Retail
6 4 (2.45%) Law
7 3 (1.84%) Back Office
7 3 (1.84%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.61%) Electronics
9 1 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.61%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 37 (22.70%) Analyst
2 31 (19.02%) Architect
3 12 (7.36%) IT Manager
4 11 (6.75%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.13%) Programme Manager
6 9 (5.52%) Enterprise Architect
6 9 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (4.91%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.29%) Information Analyst
8 7 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (4.29%) Service Manager
8 7 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.68%) Business Manager
9 6 (3.68%) Data Architect
9 6 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.07%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (3.07%) Finance Manager
10 5 (3.07%) IT Services Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Lead Architect
10 5 (3.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.75%) Middleware
2 5 (3.07%) .NET
3 1 (0.61%) Memcached
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.61%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.15%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (19.02%) Management Information System
3 20 (12.27%) NHS
4 16 (9.82%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.52%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.91%) Life Science
7 7 (4.29%) Statistics
8 6 (3.68%) User Experience
8 6 (3.68%) Virtual Team
9 5 (3.07%) IVR
9 5 (3.07%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.84%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.84%) FMCG
10 3 (1.84%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.61%) Physics
12 1 (0.61%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.61%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.13%) Windows
2 6 (3.68%) Unix
3 3 (1.84%) Linux
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.29%) Project Management
2 27 (16.56%) Performance Management
3 21 (12.88%) Data Analysis
3 21 (12.88%) PRINCE2
4 20 (12.27%) Business Analysis
5 19 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.98%) ITIL
7 13 (7.98%) Programme Management
8 12 (7.36%) Data Management
8 12 (7.36%) Process Improvement
9 11 (6.75%) Business Process Mapping
9 11 (6.75%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.75%) SOA
9 11 (6.75%) TOGAF
10 10 (6.13%) Coaching
10 10 (6.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (6.13%) ERP
10 10 (6.13%) Service Management
10 10 (6.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.43%) SQL
2 4 (2.45%) C#
2 4 (2.45%) Java
3 2 (1.23%) Python
4 1 (0.61%) C
4 1 (0.61%) Scala
4 1 (0.61%) VB
4 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (18.40%) Degree
2 11 (6.75%) CCNA
2 11 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.91%) MCP
5 7 (4.29%) CCA
5 7 (4.29%) CISSP
5 7 (4.29%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.68%) MCSE
7 5 (3.07%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.45%) CISM
9 3 (1.84%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.84%) GCIH
10 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.23%) MBA
11 1 (0.61%) CISA
11 1 (0.61%) MCITP
11 1 (0.61%) MCTS
11 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.82%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (3.68%) SLA
4 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.84%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.84%) QA
6 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.61%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.61%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.45%) XenServer
3 3 (1.84%) Firmware
3 3 (1.84%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.61%) Docker
5 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.61%) KVM
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.61%) XenApp
5 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) QRadar
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.36%) Cisco
3 10 (6.13%) SAP
4 9 (5.52%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.07%) HP
5 5 (3.07%) Oracle
5 5 (3.07%) Tableau
5 5 (3.07%) VMware
6 4 (2.45%) Citrix
7 3 (1.84%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.84%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.23%) Google
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) Dell
9 1 (0.61%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.61%) Juniper
9 1 (0.61%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.61%) Sage
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