The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 88 91
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3  
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.45% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.56% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +33.33% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year -51.38% -  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1310 1261 1216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.34% 81.78% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3112 2681 2650
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 49 60
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £34.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in the East Midlands

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in the East Midlands

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in the East Midlands

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Leicestershire -10 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
Strategic Planning
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scorecard

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Fraud Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scorecard
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality