The first table below looks at the demand for Strategic Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Management over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Strategic Management
Rank 559 544 574
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Contract jobs citing Strategic Management 13 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.043% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.059% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 9
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£420 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £302 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £566 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 -
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.23 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39338 37094 40713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.94% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24409 22472 23326
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1062 1420
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -

Strategic Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Strategic Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Strategic Management within the UK.

Strategic Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Strategic Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Management within the UK.

Strategic Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Strategic Management
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
England -17 12 £420 +12.00% 4
South East -2 6 £350 -
Reading - 4 £350 -
Berkshire - 4 £350 -
London +5 3 £423 +12.66% 3
Surrey - 2 - -
North West -8 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cumbria - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Essex - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
South West - - - -

Strategic Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Strategic Management 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 Management.

1 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) Legal
4 7 (26.92%) Marketing
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) QA
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.54%) ATL
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) SLA
8 3 (11.54%) Creative Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Customer Insight
8 3 (11.54%) Social Media
9 2 (7.69%) Learning Management System
9 2 (7.69%) Time Management
9 2 (7.69%) NHS
9 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.69%) MSI
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
9 2 (7.69%) Data Management
9 2 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) CIPD
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V

Strategic Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Strategic Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) EDMS
2 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MSI
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Legal
2 7 (26.92%) Marketing
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Publishing
5 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (11.54%) Coordinator
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (3.85%) ETL Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Data Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Social Media
2 2 (7.69%) Learning Management System
2 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.85%) Economics
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Creative Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Customer Insight
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Data Security
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CIPD
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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