The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 132 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.074% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.098% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £450 £495
% change year-on-year
-8.05% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 - £19.00
Strategic Planning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2330 2042 1773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.87% 75.83% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1228 942
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 103 100
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Strategic Planning across the West Midlands region.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning across the West Midlands region.

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 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
Birmingham - 3 £425 -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Access
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MS Access
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Head of Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Planner
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Pega
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) VMware