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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 404 391 400
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 33 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 16
Median daily rate £460 £569 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.12% +21.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £890 £567
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
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
19487 19445 19805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.78% 82.40% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 13860 13790
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 219 235
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +30 3 £610 +10.90%
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 London region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 38 (55.88%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (26.47%) Project Management
4 16 (23.53%) Degree
5 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (13.24%) Banking
8 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (10.29%) Competitive Intelligence
9 7 (10.29%) Market Research
9 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement
9 7 (10.29%) B2B
9 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.29%) Publishing
10 6 (8.82%) Advertising
10 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
10 6 (8.82%) .NET
10 6 (8.82%) Marketing
10 6 (8.82%) Use Case
11 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
11 5 (7.35%) C#
11 5 (7.35%) SAP
11 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (7.35%) Information Security
11 5 (7.35%) Scrum
11 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.88%) Law

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.47%) GemFire
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.47%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Network Security
1 2 (2.94%) Wireless
2 1 (1.47%) ADSL
2 1 (1.47%) DSL
2 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) LAN
2 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.41%) Big Data
2 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.47%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 38 (55.88%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Banking
3 7 (10.29%) Publishing
4 6 (8.82%) Advertising
4 6 (8.82%) Marketing
5 4 (5.88%) Law
6 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.94%) Retail
8 1 (1.47%) Back Office
8 1 (1.47%) Local Government
8 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Programme Manager
4 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (7.35%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Portfolio Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Platform Architect
7 3 (4.41%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) HTML5
2 1 (1.47%) Kendo UI
2 1 (1.47%) Memcached
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) FMCG
5 3 (4.41%) User Experience
6 2 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.94%) Life Science
6 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.47%) NHS
7 1 (1.47%) Physics
7 1 (1.47%) Tandem
7 1 (1.47%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.47%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Unix
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Project Management
2 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 8 (11.76%) Financial Modelling
4 7 (10.29%) B2B
4 7 (10.29%) Competitive Intelligence
4 7 (10.29%) Market Research
4 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement
5 6 (8.82%) Use Case
6 5 (7.35%) Information Security
6 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.35%) Scrum
7 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.88%) ITIL
7 4 (5.88%) OO
7 4 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) C#
2 3 (4.41%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) Scala
4 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) CISSP
3 2 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (2.94%) GCIH
3 2 (2.94%) MBA
4 1 (1.47%) CISA
4 1 (1.47%) CISM
4 1 (1.47%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.47%) P3O
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
1 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.47%) KVM
1 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) QRadar
2 1 (1.47%) Ansible
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.35%) SAP
3 2 (2.94%) Sage
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe
4 1 (1.47%) Apple
4 1 (1.47%) Dell
4 1 (1.47%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.47%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Planview
4 1 (1.47%) Telerik
4 1 (1.47%) VMware