The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Strategy Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategy Manager
Rank 591 579 572
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Manager 52 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.057% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.060% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 25
Median daily rate £451 £523 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.77% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £395 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 £480 £408
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +17.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.00 - -

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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
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 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Strategy Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Strategy Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Strategy Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Strategy Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Strategy Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategy Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Strategy Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Strategy Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Strategy Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Strategy Manager
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategy Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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 +9 47 £458 -12.39% 8
London +18 21 £475 -9.52% 3
South East -26 7 £418 -1.76%
North West -11 6 £344 -50.89% 1
East Midlands +12 5 £700 -
Scotland -10 5 £450 -
Edinburgh - 5 £450 -
Manchester - 5 £344 - 1
South West - 4 £500 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £700 -
City of London +38 2 £581 +10.71% 1
Hampshire +2 2 £463 +8.82%
Hook - 2 £463 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £465 - 1
West Yorkshire +3 1 £450 +38.46% 1
Yorkshire -1 1 £450 +38.46% 1
Leeds -7 1 £450 +38.46% 1
Berkshire -13 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £418 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £451 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £700 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Tring - 1 £500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £418 -
East of England - 1 £500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -

Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Strategy Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (18.18%) Project Management
5 13 (16.88%) Test Strategy
6 11 (14.29%) Retail
6 11 (14.29%) Marketing
7 10 (12.99%) Banking
8 8 (10.39%) Test Management
8 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Degree
9 7 (9.09%) ISEB
9 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.09%) Analytics
10 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
10 6 (7.79%) Test Scripting
11 5 (6.49%) ISTQB
11 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
11 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.49%) Migration
12 4 (5.19%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (5.19%) Automotive
12 4 (5.19%) Regression Testing
12 4 (5.19%) CRM
12 4 (5.19%) Resource Management
12 4 (5.19%) QA
12 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
12 4 (5.19%) System Testing
12 4 (5.19%) Time Management

Strategy Manager 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 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Project
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Intranet
2 1 (1.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Big Data
2 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Marketing
2 11 (14.29%) Retail
3 10 (12.99%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.19%) Automotive
6 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Billing
7 1 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Law
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Social Media
3 3 (3.90%) NHS
4 2 (2.60%) BYOD
4 2 (2.60%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.60%) Equities
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (18.18%) Project Management
3 13 (16.88%) Test Strategy
4 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.39%) Test Management
5 7 (9.09%) Analytics
5 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (7.79%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.49%) Migration
7 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.19%) CRM
8 4 (5.19%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.19%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (5.19%) SDLC
8 4 (5.19%) System Testing
8 4 (5.19%) Time Management
9 3 (3.90%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
1 7 (9.09%) ISEB
2 5 (6.49%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PMP
5 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle
1 3 (3.90%) SAP
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.30%) Facebook
3 1 (1.30%) NetSuite
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