The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Strategic Planning
Rank 376 374 370
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 41 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 24
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £687 £660 £743
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £625 £500
% change year-on-year
-40.40% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.95% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18062 18544 19522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.87% 76.39% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12621 12882 12946
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 256 380
Average hourly rate £20.18 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Strategic Planning
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
City of London +17 9 £478 +0.52% 4
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 29 (30.85%) Degree
2 22 (23.40%) Project Management
3 20 (21.28%) Finance
4 18 (19.15%) Information Management
5 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
5 17 (18.09%) SQL
5 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
6 13 (13.83%) Business Analysis
7 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
7 12 (12.77%) MS Project
8 11 (11.70%) Security Cleared
9 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
9 10 (10.64%) MS Office
9 10 (10.64%) ITIL
9 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
9 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
10 9 (9.57%) Banking
10 9 (9.57%) Linux
10 9 (9.57%) Oracle
10 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
10 9 (9.57%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (9.57%) Analytics
11 8 (8.51%) Open Source
12 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
12 7 (7.45%) Marketing
12 7 (7.45%) SAS
12 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
12 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.45%) Change Management

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (7.45%) SAS
2 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.13%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (2.13%) GemFire
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.06%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.77%) MS Project
3 10 (10.64%) MS Office
4 6 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.38%) SPSS
5 5 (5.32%) AutoCAD
5 5 (5.32%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.26%) SSL
2 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (4.26%) Wireless
2 4 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (1.06%) DMZ
4 1 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
2 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.26%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.19%) MySQL
5 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.13%) Big Data
5 2 (2.13%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) XMLSpy
1 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 20 (21.28%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.57%) Banking
4 7 (7.45%) Marketing
5 5 (5.32%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.32%) Publishing
6 3 (3.19%) Games
6 3 (3.19%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (1.06%) Front Office
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Law
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Architect
2 14 (14.89%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (10.64%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (5.32%) Project Planner
4 5 (5.32%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (5.32%) Technical Manager
5 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (4.26%) Network Engineer
5 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
5 4 (4.26%) Designer
5 4 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Network Designer
6 3 (3.19%) Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Chief Technology Officer
6 3 (3.19%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.13%) Programme Planner
7 2 (2.13%) Change Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) XML
2 2 (2.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.13%) Middleware
2 2 (2.13%) Memcached
3 1 (1.06%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) XSD
3 1 (1.06%) XSLT
3 1 (1.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.51%) Open Source
3 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.38%) Statistics
4 5 (5.32%) GIS
5 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.19%) NHS
7 2 (2.13%) CESG
7 2 (2.13%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.13%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (2.13%) Informatics
7 2 (2.13%) CMDB
7 2 (2.13%) Health Informatics
7 2 (2.13%) New Media
8 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Linux
2 5 (5.32%) Windows
3 4 (4.26%) UNIX
4 1 (1.06%) AIX
4 1 (1.06%) Solaris
4 1 (1.06%) pSOS
4 1 (1.06%) VME
4 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Project Management
2 18 (19.15%) Information Management
3 13 (13.83%) Business Analysis
4 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
4 10 (10.64%) ITIL
4 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
5 9 (9.57%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (9.57%) Analytics
6 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.45%) Change Management
7 6 (6.38%) Data Management
7 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
7 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.32%) Data Entry
8 5 (5.32%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.32%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.32%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) Python
2 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.26%) Perl
3 3 (3.19%) Java
4 2 (2.13%) C
4 2 (2.13%) C#
4 2 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) Degree
2 11 (11.70%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.13%) CISSP
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.06%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MBA
6 1 (1.06%) MAPM
6 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
2 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) Mapinfo
3 5 (5.32%) Google
4 3 (3.19%) Splunk
5 2 (2.13%) CA
5 2 (2.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.06%) webMethods
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
6 1 (1.06%) Sybase
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) Tableau
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