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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategy Manager
Rank 594 609 621
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Manager 33 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.051% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.054% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 20
Median daily rate £450 £435 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £347 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £435 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 26 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 5 December 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 +12 33 £450 +3.44% 5
London +1 18 £450 +2.85% 3
North West +11 5 £341 -
South East +15 4 £500 -
Manchester +7 4 £341 -
West Midlands - 4 £450 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Berkshire +9 1 £500 -
East of England +8 1 £475 +20.25%
Norfolk - 1 £475 -
Hampshire - 1 £500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £363 -
Worcestershire - 1 £600 -
South West - 1 £400 - 2
City of London - 1 £775 -
Westminster - 1 £450 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £500 -
Norwich - 1 £475 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £363 -
Swindon - 1 £400 -
Worcester - 1 £600 -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.79%) Project Management
4 14 (22.95%) Test Strategy
5 12 (19.67%) Business Transformation
5 12 (19.67%) PRINCE2
6 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
6 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.75%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.48%) ERP
8 7 (11.48%) ISEB
8 7 (11.48%) Test Management
9 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Banking
9 6 (9.84%) CRM
9 6 (9.84%) ITIL
10 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
10 5 (8.20%) Service Management
10 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
11 4 (6.56%) Selenium
11 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
11 4 (6.56%) QA
11 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
11 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.56%) Scrum
11 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (6.56%) HP

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 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) IaaS
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Broadband
2 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.28%) MSTest
3 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) TestDirector
General
1 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Electronics
6 1 (1.64%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Local Government
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
1 1 (1.64%) CSS
1 1 (1.64%) Flash
1 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.64%) Social Media
3 1 (1.64%) Statistics
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Android
1 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Project Management
3 14 (22.95%) Test Strategy
4 12 (19.67%) Business Transformation
4 12 (19.67%) PRINCE2
5 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
5 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.75%) Target Operating Model
7 7 (11.48%) ERP
7 7 (11.48%) Test Management
7 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.84%) CRM
8 6 (9.84%) ITIL
8 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Service Management
10 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
10 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
10 4 (6.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) ISEB
2 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) ACCA
5 1 (1.64%) CIMA
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) PMP
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.64%) IBM
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
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