The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategic Planning
England / South West
Rank - 139 143
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.14% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £338 £665
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -49.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £575
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -43.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2029 2403 2312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.98% 82.15% 75.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1349 1682 1549
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 119 103
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £24.13 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) webMethods
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) VBA

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Principal Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Testing Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Line Management
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OOD
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) webMethods