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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 572 596 569
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 89 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 41
Median daily rate £415 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £316 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £708 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £438 £373
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +17.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 - £14.50

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
44547 45656 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.99% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29462 29606 26622
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1037 1202 1216
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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
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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
England +36 84 £415 -7.77% 30
London +3 36 £460 -12.38% 18
East of England +35 15 £260 - 2
Essex - 15 £260 -
North West +11 14 £415 -12.63% 4
Manchester -1 12 £415 -12.63% 3
Basildon - 12 £250 -
South East +7 6 £525 +31.25% 5
West Midlands -23 5 £405 - 1
City of London +48 4 £743 +41.42% 5
West Yorkshire +1 4 £675 +80.00%
Yorkshire -4 4 £675 +80.00%
Hampshire +4 3 - -
Scotland +4 3 £500 +33.33% 2
Bradford - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 - -
Reading +4 2 £540 -
East Midlands +2 2 - -
South West +2 2 £375 -16.66%
Warwickshire 0 2 £350 -
Warwick -4 2 £350 -
Berkshire -8 2 £540 +44.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £550 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £545 -
Edinburgh -3 1 £500 +33.33% 1
Leeds -6 1 £675 +80.00%
Belfast - 1 £200 -

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 61 (35.67%) Finance
2 51 (29.82%) Project Management
3 45 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (23.98%) MS Excel
5 38 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 32 (18.71%) Management Information System
7 31 (18.13%) Degree
8 29 (16.96%) Performance Management
9 23 (13.45%) MS PowerPoint
9 23 (13.45%) Data Analysis
10 22 (12.87%) NHS
11 21 (12.28%) PRINCE2
11 21 (12.28%) Business Analysis
12 20 (11.70%) LAN
12 20 (11.70%) WAN
13 19 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (10.53%) Data Mining
14 18 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (9.94%) SQL
16 16 (9.36%) Data Quality
16 16 (9.36%) Data Centre
17 15 (8.77%) Process Improvement
17 15 (8.77%) WLAN
17 15 (8.77%) Active Directory
18 13 (7.60%) Programme Management
19 12 (7.02%) Data Management
19 12 (7.02%) TOGAF
19 12 (7.02%) Cisco
19 12 (7.02%) ITIL
19 12 (7.02%) Relational Database

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 5 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.17%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.58%) GemFire
3 1 (0.58%) JBoss
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.58%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (23.98%) MS Excel
2 23 (13.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (6.43%) MS Office
4 7 (4.09%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (3.51%) MS Project
6 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.58%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.58%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) IaaS
2 4 (2.34%) Office 365
3 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.17%) Google Drive
3 2 (1.17%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.70%) LAN
1 20 (11.70%) WAN
2 15 (8.77%) WLAN
3 11 (6.43%) Firewall
4 9 (5.26%) Wireless
5 8 (4.68%) Internet
6 5 (2.92%) Network Security
7 4 (2.34%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.58%) ADSL
8 1 (0.58%) BGP
8 1 (0.58%) DSL
8 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.58%) FirePass
8 1 (0.58%) HTTP
8 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.58%) OSPF
8 1 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 12 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.43%) MS Access
4 6 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.75%) Big Data
7 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.58%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 61 (35.67%) Finance
2 10 (5.85%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.26%) Banking
3 9 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.68%) Publishing
4 8 (4.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.51%) Advertising
5 6 (3.51%) Marketing
6 5 (2.92%) Retail
7 4 (2.34%) Law
8 3 (1.75%) Back Office
8 3 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Local Government
10 1 (0.58%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 38 (22.22%) Analyst
2 32 (18.71%) Architect
3 12 (7.02%) IT Manager
4 11 (6.43%) Business Analyst
5 10 (5.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 9 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Programme Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.09%) Information Analyst
8 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (4.09%) Security Specialist
8 7 (4.09%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.51%) Business Manager
9 6 (3.51%) Data Architect
9 6 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.92%) IT Services Manager
10 5 (2.92%) Lead Architect
10 5 (2.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.43%) Middleware
2 5 (2.92%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) Memcached
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.58%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (18.71%) Management Information System
3 22 (12.87%) NHS
4 16 (9.36%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.85%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.68%) Life Science
7 7 (4.09%) Statistics
7 7 (4.09%) User Experience
8 6 (3.51%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.92%) IVR
9 5 (2.92%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.75%) FMCG
10 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.58%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.58%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.85%) Windows
2 7 (4.09%) Unix
3 3 (1.75%) Linux
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.82%) Project Management
2 29 (16.96%) Performance Management
3 23 (13.45%) Data Analysis
4 21 (12.28%) Business Analysis
4 21 (12.28%) PRINCE2
5 19 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (8.77%) Process Improvement
8 13 (7.60%) Programme Management
9 12 (7.02%) Data Management
9 12 (7.02%) ITIL
9 12 (7.02%) TOGAF
10 11 (6.43%) Business Process Mapping
10 11 (6.43%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.43%) SOA
11 10 (5.85%) Coaching
11 10 (5.85%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (5.85%) ERP
11 10 (5.85%) Service Management
11 10 (5.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.94%) SQL
2 4 (2.34%) C#
2 4 (2.34%) Java
3 2 (1.17%) Python
4 1 (0.58%) Scala
4 1 (0.58%) VB
4 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (18.13%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) CCNA
2 10 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.68%) MCP
5 7 (4.09%) CCA
5 7 (4.09%) CISSP
5 7 (4.09%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (3.51%) MCSE
6 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.34%) CISM
9 3 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.75%) GCIH
10 2 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.17%) MBA
11 1 (0.58%) CISA
11 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.36%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (3.51%) SLA
4 5 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.75%) QA
6 2 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.58%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.58%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.34%) XenServer
3 3 (1.75%) Firmware
3 3 (1.75%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.58%) Docker
5 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.58%) KVM
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) QRadar
2 1 (0.58%) Ansible
2 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.02%) Cisco
3 10 (5.85%) SAP
4 9 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.92%) HP
5 5 (2.92%) Oracle
5 5 (2.92%) Tableau
5 5 (2.92%) VMware
6 4 (2.34%) Citrix
7 3 (1.75%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.75%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.17%) Google
9 1 (0.58%) Adobe
9 1 (0.58%) Apple
9 1 (0.58%) Dell
9 1 (0.58%) F5
9 1 (0.58%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.58%) IBM
9 1 (0.58%) Juniper
9 1 (0.58%) Sage
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