The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Strategy Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategy Manager
Rank 255 270 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Manager 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.051% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.054% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £396 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.87% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £463 £550
% change year-on-year
-1.62% -15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Strategy Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8085 9312 8791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 94.99% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4891 5575 4868
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 439 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Strategy Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Strategy Manager in the job title.

Strategy Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Strategy Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Strategy Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Strategy Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategy Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Strategy Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Strategy Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Strategy Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Strategy Manager
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 Strategy Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £475 +26.66%
Hampshire +7 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Berkshire +8 1 £425 +1.79%
West Sussex - 1 £600 -
Strategy Manager
England

Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Strategy Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Strategy Manager in the job title.

1 7 (36.84%) ISEB
1 7 (36.84%) Test Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
3 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 4 (21.05%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
5 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (15.79%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing

Strategy Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) MSTest
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Automotive
5 1 (5.26%) Billing
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
1 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Test Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) B2C
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) People Management
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISEB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
3 4 (21.05%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) IBM