The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £456 £495
% change year-on-year
-6.84% -7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - £19.00
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
262 264 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.17% 69.84% 66.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 125 70
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £675 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +137.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Strategic Planning
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Transformation

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware