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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 252 252 253
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 8 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.21% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.26% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Median daily rate £525 £413 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +53.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £319 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £450 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
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
7092 7715 7102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.65% 79.43% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4331 4720 3983
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 £288 £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 267 255 266
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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
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 29 August 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 0 3 £515 +21.17% 2
Hampshire +11 2 - -
Kent - 1 £563 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £525 -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Supplier Management
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) XenServer
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) Network Design
5 3 (17.65%) Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) Back Office
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) People Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (11.76%) SaaS
6 2 (11.76%) PaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) IaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Incident 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Online Betting
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Design Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Network Design Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Security Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Supplier Management
2 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Network Design
3 3 (17.65%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Security
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) GCIH
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) XenServer
2 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP