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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategic Planning
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £588 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £550
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -

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
1912 1918 1524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.30% 81.55% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1199 1047 927
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 91
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.85 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Warwickshire -5 3 £350 -
Birmingham - 2 £406 - 2
West Bromwich - 2 £375 -
Staffordshire - 2 £232 -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) NHS
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) LINQ
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (20.00%) StructureMap
5 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Data Quality

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Informix
3 2 (20.00%) MS Access
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Teradata Architect
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (20.00%) AutoMapper
1 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) LINQ
1 2 (20.00%) SAML
1 2 (20.00%) StructureMap
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) E-business
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Basel II
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
2 2 (20.00%) Netezza
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware