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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategy Analyst
Rank 638 639 594
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Analyst 12 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.011% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Median daily rate £438 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £325 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £550 £404
% change year-on-year
-45.36% +36.22%
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
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 6 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 26 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
(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 12 £438 -20.45% 1
London - 9 £519 - 1
City of London - 3 £438 -
South East +14 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £301 -
West Midlands - 1 £301 -

Strategy Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) Retail
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (8.33%) ISEB
6 2 (8.33%) SQL

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 (8.33%) SAS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) NHS
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Demand Management
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.17%) Crazy Egg
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.17%) Optimizely