The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Strategic Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategic Planning
South West / Bristol
Rank 68 72 66
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £788 £425 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.29% -1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £425 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £838 £425 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £530
% change year-on-year -2.94% -19.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year +66.66% -  

Strategic Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 656 742 658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.71% 82.17% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 532 477
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Bristol

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Strategic Planning in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in Bristol

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Planning in Bristol

Strategic Planning
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Chief Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Chief Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation