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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 102 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% - 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £600 £450
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - -
Strategic Planning
North West

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
1494 1096 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.95% 77.24% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 675 460
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £532 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 33
Average hourly rate £29.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality