The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 365 363 352
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 43 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 45 22
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£500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £550 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £495 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.14% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.33%
Strategic Planning
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
17523 17749 16963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.64% 78.29% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12324 12736 11670
Average daily rate £450 £434 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% -3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 223 265
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.74% -35.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in London

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in London

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Histogram in London

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in London

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
City of London 0 10 £425 -10.52% 3
Croydon - 4 £500 -
Hounslow - 1 - - 1
Paddington - 1 - -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 16 (22.86%) Finance
3 15 (21.43%) Project Management
3 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.71%) ITIL
6 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.29%) Marketing
7 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
8 8 (11.43%) Banking
8 8 (11.43%) Oracle
8 8 (11.43%) MS Project
8 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.43%) Network Security
9 7 (10.00%) Analytics
9 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.00%) SQL
9 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.57%) Advertising
10 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
10 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
10 6 (8.57%) CRM
10 6 (8.57%) SAS
10 6 (8.57%) Java
10 6 (8.57%) User Experience
10 6 (8.57%) Line Management
10 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (8.57%) SAS
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) Lync
3 2 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Project
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.14%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Yammer
2 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Network Security
2 3 (4.29%) DNS
2 3 (4.29%) DHCP
2 3 (4.29%) SSL
2 3 (4.29%) Internet
3 2 (2.86%) MPLS
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) Wireless
3 2 (2.86%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.86%) VLAN
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.86%) FirePass
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (2.86%) HTTP
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) VPN
3 2 (2.86%) LDAP
3 2 (2.86%) LAN
3 2 (2.86%) VoIP
3 2 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.86%) QlikView
1 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.86%) Redis
1 2 (2.86%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.43%) Big Data
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Marketing
3 8 (11.43%) Banking
4 6 (8.57%) Advertising
4 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.14%) Retail
6 4 (5.71%) Front Office
7 3 (4.29%) Games
7 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.86%) Local Government
8 2 (2.86%) Legal
9 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Architect
2 9 (12.86%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.71%) Programme Manager
4 4 (5.71%) Developer
4 4 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (5.71%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.71%) Senior Architect
5 3 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (4.29%) SAP Architect
5 3 (4.29%) Head of Service Management
5 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Information Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Project Planner
6 2 (2.86%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.86%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) XMPP
3 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.43%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (1.43%) Kendo UI
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.43%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.14%) Statistics
5 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.29%) Digital Media
6 3 (4.29%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.86%) iPad
7 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.43%) New Media
8 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.43%) FMCG
8 1 (1.43%) Clustering
8 1 (1.43%) PKI
8 1 (1.43%) PMI
8 1 (1.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Project Management
1 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.71%) ITIL
4 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Analytics
6 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.57%) CRM
7 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.57%) Line Management
8 5 (7.14%) Service Management
8 5 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (7.14%) Workflow
8 5 (7.14%) Migration
8 5 (7.14%) Business Development
8 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.71%) Open Source
9 4 (5.71%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) Java
3 3 (4.29%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) VB
4 2 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) MCTS
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.86%) PMP
5 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.86%) MBA
5 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) CCSA
6 1 (1.43%) CCSE
6 1 (1.43%) CCAB
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.43%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.43%) CCIE
6 1 (1.43%) CCSP
6 1 (1.43%) CCNP
6 1 (1.43%) CCDP
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Nagios
1 2 (2.86%) Puppet
1 2 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Mantas
3 5 (7.14%) Actimize
3 5 (7.14%) Norkom
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) Anaplan
4 4 (5.71%) SAP
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco
5 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.86%) F5
6 2 (2.86%) Nokia
6 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix
7 1 (1.43%) Ariba
7 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.43%) Tableau
7 1 (1.43%) Cadence
7 1 (1.43%) AppSense
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