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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 253 251 238
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 22 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.043% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.058% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
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£450 £269 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.59% -34.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £511
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -19.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -30.95%
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
7697 6928 6483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.77% 74.51% 73.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4723 3915 3571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 273 262
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.30% -23.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.44 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 11 £450 -
Berkshire +5 9 £425 +30.76% 2
Hampshire +6 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (44.74%) Nokia
3 15 (39.47%) ITIL
4 14 (36.84%) WAN
4 14 (36.84%) VPN
4 14 (36.84%) CISSP
4 14 (36.84%) Firewall
5 12 (31.58%) Project Management
6 11 (28.95%) McAfee
6 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
6 11 (28.95%) Juniper
6 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
6 11 (28.95%) SSL
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco
6 11 (28.95%) Blue Coat
6 11 (28.95%) ProxySG
6 11 (28.95%) Fortinet
6 11 (28.95%) Load Balancing
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (28.95%) Network Security
6 11 (28.95%) TippingPoint
6 11 (28.95%) Tufin
6 11 (28.95%) F5
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (28.95%) NX-OS
6 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
7 10 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (26.32%) HIPAA
7 10 (26.32%) CCSE
7 10 (26.32%) CCSA

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
1 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (15.79%) Maya
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Primavera
1 1 (2.63%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
1 14 (36.84%) WAN
1 14 (36.84%) VPN
2 11 (28.95%) SSL
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (28.95%) NX-OS
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (28.95%) Network Security
3 6 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Kiln
General
1 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Consultant
2 6 (15.79%) Data Centre Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Planning Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Security Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Service Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Head of Operations
6 1 (2.63%) Business Objects Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.63%) IT Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Business Objects Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.26%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Load Balancing
4 10 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.79%) Workflow
6 6 (15.79%) Business Development
6 6 (15.79%) Change Control
7 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Security Management
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) CISSP
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCSA
2 10 (26.32%) CCSE
2 10 (26.32%) CCSP
2 10 (26.32%) CCNP
2 10 (26.32%) CCNA
2 10 (26.32%) CCDP
3 6 (15.79%) PMP
3 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
3 6 (15.79%) Degree
3 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.89%) ISSAP
5 2 (5.26%) ACCA
5 2 (5.26%) CIMA
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (26.32%) HIPAA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Nokia
2 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
2 11 (28.95%) Juniper
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) McAfee
2 11 (28.95%) Blue Coat
2 11 (28.95%) Fortinet
2 11 (28.95%) TippingPoint
2 11 (28.95%) Tufin
2 11 (28.95%) F5
3 6 (15.79%) Huawei
3 6 (15.79%) Amdocs
3 6 (15.79%) Ericsson
3 6 (15.79%) Remedy
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft