The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Strategy Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategy Analyst
Rank 642 641 585
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -56
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Analyst 14 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.015% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 10
Median daily rate £438 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £515 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £625 £350
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +78.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Strategy Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Strategy Analyst in the job title.

Strategy Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Strategy Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategy Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Strategy Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Strategy Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategy Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
England -8 13 £436 -20.68% 3
London -3 11 £438 -16.66% 3
City of London +40 4 £550 -4.34% 2
Edinburgh -2 1 £450 -
Scotland -17 1 £450 -
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £350 -

Strategy Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Strategy Analyst 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 featuring Strategy Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) CRM
4 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) ISEB
6 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (12.00%) Retail
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (12.00%) Data Management
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Credit Risk
6 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (8.00%) Business Development
7 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 2 (8.00%) Investment Management

Strategy Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.00%) Economics
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Data Management
5 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Development
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) Information Management
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Hyperion