The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategic Planning
UK
Rank 520 563 569
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +6
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 81 73 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 54 29
Median daily rate £450 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £600 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £600
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -39.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend

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

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
England +13 73 £450 +5.88% 23
London +30 41 £473 -10.00% 12
South East +20 12 £650 +26.82% 4
Berkshire +17 7 £400 +60.00% 3
West Midlands +10 7 £225 -61.70% 1
North West +19 6 £488 +50.00% 1
City of London -2 6 £516 -12.50% 2
North East - 5 £360 -
Staffordshire - 5 £225 -
Durham - 5 £360 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £225 -
Manchester +10 3 £488 +56.00%
East Sussex - 3 £950 -
Reading - 2 £400 - 1
Preston - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +10 1 £450 +51.26% 1
South Yorkshire +4 1 £450 +38.46%
Sheffield +3 1 £450 +38.46%
Milton Keynes +1 1 £450 +32.35%
South West -1 1 £850 +142.85% 1
Warwickshire -3 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £450 +32.35%
Surrey - 1 £375 -
Stockport - 1 £450 -
Stirling - 1 £525 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Hove - 1 £850 -
Guildford - 1 £375 -
Bristol - 1 £850 -

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 55 (32.74%) Finance
2 49 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (22.62%) Project Management
4 33 (19.64%) Microsoft
5 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
6 24 (14.29%) MS Office
6 24 (14.29%) Migration
7 23 (13.69%) Management Information System
7 23 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (13.69%) WAN
8 22 (13.10%) LAN
8 22 (13.10%) NHS
9 20 (11.90%) WLAN
10 17 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (9.52%) SQL
11 16 (9.52%) C#
11 16 (9.52%) Degree
12 15 (8.93%) Telecoms
13 14 (8.33%) Cisco
13 14 (8.33%) .NET
13 14 (8.33%) Oracle
13 14 (8.33%) SQL Server
13 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (8.33%) Data Analysis
13 14 (8.33%) Performance Management
14 13 (7.74%) System Testing
14 13 (7.74%) Spreadsheet
14 13 (7.74%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (7.74%) Windows
14 13 (7.74%) Active Directory

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (7.14%) CMS
2 8 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.17%) GroupWise
4 6 (3.57%) IIS
5 5 (2.98%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.79%) SAS
8 2 (1.19%) Apache
8 2 (1.19%) Drupal
8 2 (1.19%) JBoss
8 2 (1.19%) Kentico
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.29%) MS Office
3 13 (7.74%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.98%) MS Project
5 5 (2.98%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.38%) Maya
7 2 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.19%) Magento
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.57%) Office 365
3 4 (2.38%) Boomi
3 4 (2.38%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.19%) IaaS
4 2 (1.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.69%) WAN
2 22 (13.10%) LAN
3 20 (11.90%) WLAN
4 12 (7.14%) Internet
5 6 (3.57%) Firewall
6 5 (2.98%) FTP
6 5 (2.98%) Network Security
6 5 (2.98%) Wireless
7 3 (1.79%) SDH
8 2 (1.19%) Broadband
8 2 (1.19%) DWDM
8 2 (1.19%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.19%) HTTP
8 2 (1.19%) MPLS
8 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.60%) DHCP
9 1 (0.60%) DNS
9 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.60%) NAS
9 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.57%) Big Data
4 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.57%) MS Access
5 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.79%) DB2
6 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.19%) Data Mart
7 2 (1.19%) Informix
7 2 (1.19%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.19%) Grunt
3 2 (1.19%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.19%) NUnit
3 2 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.19%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.19%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.19%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 55 (32.74%) Finance
2 15 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.14%) Marketing
4 11 (6.55%) Retail
5 8 (4.76%) Banking
6 4 (2.38%) Automotive
6 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.38%) Legal
6 4 (2.38%) Publishing
7 2 (1.19%) Front Office
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Law
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (16.67%) Architect
2 15 (8.93%) Analyst
3 12 (7.14%) Developer
4 10 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (5.95%) Project Manager
5 9 (5.36%) Content Strategist
5 9 (5.36%) Enterprise Architect
5 9 (5.36%) Migration Engineer
5 9 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 7 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.57%) Designer
8 6 (3.57%) Infrastructure Designer
8 6 (3.57%) Integration Architect
8 6 (3.57%) IT Manager
9 5 (2.98%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (2.98%) Consultant
9 5 (2.98%) Programmer
9 5 (2.98%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 5 (2.98%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.33%) .NET
2 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 11 (6.55%) AngularJS
3 11 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (5.36%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 8 (4.76%) REST
6 5 (2.98%) AutoMapper
6 5 (2.98%) HTML
6 5 (2.98%) JDBC
6 5 (2.98%) JMS
6 5 (2.98%) jQuery
6 5 (2.98%) LINQ
6 5 (2.98%) SOAP
6 5 (2.98%) StructureMap
6 5 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.38%) Web Services
8 3 (1.79%) CSS
8 3 (1.79%) Kendo UI
9 2 (1.19%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (13.69%) Management Information System
3 22 (13.10%) NHS
4 9 (5.36%) User Experience
5 7 (4.17%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.98%) Social Media
7 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.38%) FMCG
7 4 (2.38%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.79%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.19%) BBC
9 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.19%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.19%) EPoS
9 2 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.74%) Windows
2 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.79%) Linux
3 3 (1.79%) Unix
3 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.62%) Project Management
2 24 (14.29%) Migration
3 23 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 14 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 13 (7.74%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (7.74%) System Testing
7 12 (7.14%) CRM
7 12 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (7.14%) SDLC
8 11 (6.55%) Change Management
8 11 (6.55%) Coaching
8 11 (6.55%) ITIL
8 11 (6.55%) MVC
8 11 (6.55%) PRINCE2
8 11 (6.55%) Problem Management
8 11 (6.55%) Supplier Management
8 11 (6.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.52%) C#
1 16 (9.52%) SQL
2 10 (5.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.57%) TypeScript
4 5 (2.98%) Python
4 5 (2.98%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.38%) C
5 4 (2.38%) Java
6 3 (1.79%) VBA
7 1 (0.60%) RPG
7 1 (0.60%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.60%) Ruby
7 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (9.52%) Degree
2 11 (6.55%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.76%) CCNA
5 7 (4.17%) CCA
5 7 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (4.17%) MCP
5 7 (4.17%) MCSE
5 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.98%) PMP
7 4 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.38%) ECDL
7 4 (2.38%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.79%) ACCA
8 3 (1.79%) CIMA
8 3 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.60%) APMG
10 1 (0.60%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) SLA
2 7 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.38%) PMO
4 3 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.19%) Basel II
5 2 (1.19%) COBIT
5 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.19%) QA
6 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.60%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.36%) NDS
3 6 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.79%) Firmware
4 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (1.19%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 33 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.33%) Cisco
2 14 (8.33%) Oracle
3 11 (6.55%) Novell
4 10 (5.95%) SAP
5 7 (4.17%) Informatica
5 7 (4.17%) VMware
6 6 (3.57%) IBM
7 5 (2.98%) Apigee
7 5 (2.98%) CA
7 5 (2.98%) Citrix
8 4 (2.38%) Dell
8 4 (2.38%) MuleSoft
8 4 (2.38%) SnapLogic
9 3 (1.79%) Anaplan
9 3 (1.79%) Avaya
9 3 (1.79%) Cognos
10 2 (1.19%) Netezza
10 2 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.19%) Teradata
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