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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 131 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.039% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.049% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £303 £444
% change year-on-year
+15.70% -31.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 - -
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
2255 2033 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.42% 79.35% 72.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1120 998
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 76 89
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £11.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 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
Warwickshire -3 2 £350 -
West Bromwich - 2 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 £400 -
Strategic Planning
England

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (37.50%) SAML
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Workshop
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Finance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware