The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 240 246 253
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 15 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.25% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.32% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 2
Median daily rate £515 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.33% +25.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £315 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £450 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 - -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6833 7918 6986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.56% 79.78% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4186 4861 3893
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 268 268
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.41 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +8 8 £450 +5.88%
Hampshire +15 2 - -
Kent - 2 £563 -
West Sussex - 1 £525 -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) XenServer
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) Network Design
5 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) Back Office
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Data Security
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
3 1 (4.76%) Maya
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) DWDM
3 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) MPLS
3 2 (9.52%) SDH
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Online Betting
4 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) IT Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Testing Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Security
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) People Management
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) ECDL
3 1 (4.76%) GCIH
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) XenServer
2 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Citrix
2 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP