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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategy Manager
UK
Rank 568 606 589
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Manager 27 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.042% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.045% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 16
Median daily rate £475 £436 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -16.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £275 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £585 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - -

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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategy Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +45 27 £475 +26.66% 9
London +15 17 £468 +26.32% 6
South West - 3 £488 -
Berkshire +21 2 - - 1
South East +20 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £550 -
West Midlands - 2 £488 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Yorkshire +11 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £550 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Corsham - 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Coventry - 1 £525 -

Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 23 (37.70%) Project Management
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
5 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
7 10 (16.39%) Business Transformation
7 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
8 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
8 8 (13.11%) Target Operating Model
9 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (8.20%) ITIL
10 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.20%) ISEB
10 5 (8.20%) Test Management
10 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
10 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
11 4 (6.56%) Banking
11 4 (6.56%) Logistics
11 4 (6.56%) Marketing
11 4 (6.56%) Product Management
11 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.56%) HP
11 4 (6.56%) ERP
11 4 (6.56%) MS Office
11 4 (6.56%) Service Management
12 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
12 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.92%) HTML
12 3 (4.92%) Java

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:

Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Broadband
2 1 (1.64%) SMS
2 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.28%) OLAP
1 2 (3.28%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) TestDirector
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.28%) Local Government
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.64%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) CSS
1 3 (4.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.92%) User Experience
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.28%) Fintech
2 2 (3.28%) FMCG
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Social Media
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Project Management
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
4 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
6 10 (16.39%) Business Transformation
6 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
7 8 (13.11%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.20%) ITIL
9 5 (8.20%) Test Management
10 4 (6.56%) ERP
10 4 (6.56%) Logistics
10 4 (6.56%) Product Management
10 4 (6.56%) Service Management
10 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.92%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) ISEB
2 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.64%) CIPD
4 1 (1.64%) HND
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) GMP
2 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) HP
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Cognos
3 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) SAP