The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategic Planning
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.26% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.31% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £488 £313 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -40.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £575
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -43.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1144 1589 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.02% 82.72% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 922 675
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) HDInsight
2 1 (25.00%) Spark SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) HDInsight
2 1 (25.00%) Spark SQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Communications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft