Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 23 November 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.

Strategic Planning
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 95 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +95
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.15% 0.069% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.080% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Cheshire median daily rate £578 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
North West median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +62.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £22.85 -

Strategic Planning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1116 1252 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.53% 85.99% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 898 1153
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £280
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 31 57
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.58 £13.00 £12.74
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Strategic Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Cheshire

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in Cheshire

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Planning in Cheshire

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £578 -
Strategic Planning
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall