The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 67 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £588 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £520 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +38.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 703 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.93% 71.08% 66.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 349 229
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 21
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Reading region.

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Strategic Planning
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) MSF
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) BS15000
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) MOF
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MSF
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) MOF
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) BS15000
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft