Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 July 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 of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 182 209
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27 +1
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 8 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 7
East of England median daily rate £550 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +37.50% -
England median daily rate £500 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +47.73% +31.34%

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3907 4175 4714
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.73% 80.46% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2324 2464 2778
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £232 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £552 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 281 343
East of England median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.56% -2.17% -16.36%
10th Percentile £12.26 £14.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.60 £47.50 £44.35
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year - +15.53% +5.56%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in the East of England

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in the East of England

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Planning in the East of England

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in the East of England

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Hertfordshire - 6 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £725 -
Strategic Planning
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) TOWER Software
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Dropbox
1 1 (12.50%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Billing Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) COM
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Animation
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
1 2 (25.00%) SCSM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) MobiControl
2 1 (12.50%) PaperCut
2 1 (12.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (12.50%) Acronis
3 1 (12.50%) Canon
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Equitrac
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
3 1 (12.50%) Isilon
3 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) SOTI
3 1 (12.50%) Xerox