The first table below looks at the demand for the Strategy Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategy Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Strategy Manager
Rank 569 546 534
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Manager 19 10 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.021% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.023% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 40
Average daily rate £525 £625 £825
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £408 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £881
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £625 £417
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +49.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51988 44191 56201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.28% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31587 25300 30909
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2072 2201 2627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%

Strategy Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategy Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategy Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -28 16 £525 -16.00% 6
London -28 11 £525 -16.00% 4
Nottinghamshire - 3 £625 -
East Midlands - 3 £625 -
City of London -10 2 £635 -5.92% 3
South East -17 2 £600 -4.00% 1
West Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -

Strategy Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Strategy Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Strategy Manager in their job title.

1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
3 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.13%) GSM
4 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
4 5 (16.13%) 2G
4 5 (16.13%) LTE
5 4 (12.90%) WCDMA
5 4 (12.90%) Internet
5 4 (12.90%) 3G
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Retail
6 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) Economics
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.23%) Process Management
8 1 (3.23%) CIMA
8 1 (3.23%) BPR
8 1 (3.23%) HTTP
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification

Strategy Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Strategy Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Strategy Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) GSM
1 5 (16.13%) 2G
1 5 (16.13%) LTE
2 4 (12.90%) WCDMA
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) 3G
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Economics
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
1 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
2 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.45%) Benchmarking
4 2 (6.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.23%) BPR
5 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) vCloud
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