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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 371 400 371
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 44 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 40
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£569 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.38% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £370 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £890 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £511
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -30.95%
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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 9 £550 +22.22% 4
Croydon - 3 £500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £200 -
Canary Wharf -8 2 - -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 25 (28.74%) Project Management
3 18 (20.69%) ITIL
4 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
5 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 13 (14.94%) Oracle
7 13 (14.94%) MS Project
7 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (14.94%) Degree
8 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 12 (13.79%) Banking
9 11 (12.64%) Network Security
10 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
11 9 (10.34%) MS Office
11 9 (10.34%) SQL
11 9 (10.34%) Coaching
12 8 (9.20%) Investment Banking
12 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (8.05%) Critical Path Analysis
13 7 (8.05%) Business Analysis
13 7 (8.05%) Marketing
13 7 (8.05%) Analytics
13 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.05%) Data Centre
13 7 (8.05%) Migration
13 7 (8.05%) Retail
13 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
13 7 (8.05%) Cisco

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) SAS
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.45%) Lync
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Project
2 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
3 9 (10.34%) MS Office
4 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (1.15%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Yammer
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) Network Security
2 4 (4.60%) Wireless
2 4 (4.60%) LAN
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
2 4 (4.60%) WLAN
2 4 (4.60%) DHCP
2 4 (4.60%) VLAN
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (3.45%) MPLS
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) LDAP
3 3 (3.45%) VoIP
3 3 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.30%) Junos
4 2 (2.30%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.30%) VPN
4 2 (2.30%) FirePass
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Big Data
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.15%) QlikView
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
1 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
3 8 (9.20%) Investment Banking
4 7 (8.05%) Marketing
4 7 (8.05%) Retail
5 3 (3.45%) Advertising
5 3 (3.45%) Front Office
6 2 (2.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (21.84%) Architect
2 9 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
4 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (4.60%) Consultant
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Architect
6 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (3.45%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.45%) Developer
6 3 (3.45%) Chief Technology Officer
6 3 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (2.30%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) Product Manager
7 2 (2.30%) SAP Architect
7 2 (2.30%) Project Planner
7 2 (2.30%) Analyst
7 2 (2.30%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) .NET
1 3 (3.45%) XMPP
2 1 (1.15%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
2 1 (1.15%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Mainframe
1 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.75%) Statistics
4 4 (4.60%) CMDB
5 3 (3.45%) iPad
6 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.15%) FMCG
7 1 (1.15%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) PKI
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.15%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.15%) New Media
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Windows
3 3 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (2.30%) UNIX
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) Project Management
2 18 (20.69%) ITIL
3 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.34%) Coaching
9 7 (8.05%) Analytics
9 7 (8.05%) Critical Path Analysis
9 7 (8.05%) Business Analysis
9 7 (8.05%) Migration
10 6 (6.90%) TOGAF
10 6 (6.90%) Service Management
10 6 (6.90%) Supplier Management
10 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.90%) People Management
11 5 (5.75%) Line Management
11 5 (5.75%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (5.75%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) Python
2 2 (2.30%) C
2 2 (2.30%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) Java
3 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (5.75%) MCTS
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) APMP
6 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) PMP
6 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CCSA
6 1 (1.15%) CCSE
6 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.15%) CCIE
6 1 (1.15%) CCSP
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
6 1 (1.15%) CCDP
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.15%) COSO
2 1 (1.15%) P3O
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.15%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
1 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle
3 7 (8.05%) Cisco
4 5 (5.75%) Mantas
4 5 (5.75%) Actimize
4 5 (5.75%) Norkom
5 4 (4.60%) VMware
5 4 (4.60%) Intel
5 4 (4.60%) Anaplan
6 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.45%) SAP
6 3 (3.45%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.30%) Nokia
7 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.30%) Citrix
7 2 (2.30%) F5
8 1 (1.15%) Splunk
8 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.15%) Cadence
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