Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 20 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 244 255
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 +28
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 9 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.061% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.069% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 13
City of London median daily rate £525 £418 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.75% -20.48% +7.14%
10th Percentile £430 £252 £403
90th Percentile £615 £573 £695
Central London median daily rate £525 £610 £525
% change year-on-year -13.93% +16.19% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6257 5765 7677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.28% 87.41% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4969 4616 6106
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £664 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.06% -7.33% +16.73%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Strategic Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in the City of London

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in the City of London

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Planning in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) RHCE
4 1 (11.11%) Ariba
4 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Linux

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Front Office
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Operating Officer
3 1 (11.11%) FIX Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Onboarding Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Procurement Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
1 1 (11.11%) RHCA
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Ariba
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) SAP