The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Management
Rank 407 397 394
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing Strategic Management 1 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.043% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.053% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £375 £423 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% -18.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £438 £550
% change year-on-year
-22.85% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Strategic Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17419 16877 17704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.50% 80.49% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12421 12105 12118
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 195 247
Average hourly rate £22.62 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Strategic Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Strategic Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Strategic Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Strategic Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Strategic Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Strategic Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Strategic Management
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Military
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Informatics
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management

Strategic Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft