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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 119 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% - 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £588 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £600 £450
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - -
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
2043 1505 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.69% 69.84% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 869 842
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 97 78
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 2 £325 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £850 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Strategic Planning also 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 that cited Strategic Planning.

1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Supply Chain Management
2 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Case Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) LAN

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Strategic Planning also 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 that cited Strategic Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) RequisitePro
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Supply Chain Planner
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
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
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
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%) Asset Management
1 4 (44.44%) Coaching
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Implementation
1 4 (44.44%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Case Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Kanban
2 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) VMware