Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Strategic Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Management 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 Management
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 874 845
Rank change year-on-year +52 -29 -31
Contract jobs citing Strategic Management 27 2 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.002% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.002% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 17
England median daily rate £461 - £400
10th Percentile £391 - £280
90th Percentile £574 - £493
UK median daily rate £460 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
England median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% -
UK median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -

Strategic Management 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79631 81325 85624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.67% 84.17% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53568 54246 56450
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1862 2110 2524
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Strategic Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Strategic Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Management in England

Strategic Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Management in England

Strategic Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Management in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Management in England

Strategic Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Management in England

Strategic Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Management within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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
London - 11 £463 - 2
North of England +68 10 £500 - 2
North East - 7 £500 - 1
West Midlands +27 4 £460 -
Midlands +23 4 £460 -
North West +23 3 £500 -
South East - 2 £460 -
South West - 1 £460 -
East of England - 1 £473 -
Strategic Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Management 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 England region with a requirement for Strategic Management.

1 15 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (33.33%) Change Management
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
6 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
6 7 (25.93%) Virtual Team Management
6 7 (25.93%) Virtual Team
6 7 (25.93%) IT Strategy
7 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Data Management
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Master Data Management
9 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
9 4 (14.81%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (14.81%) Reference Data
9 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 4 (14.81%) GIS
9 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
10 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

Strategic Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SMS
2 1 (3.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (14.81%) GIS
3 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Power BI
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Database Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Office Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modeller
5 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) Virtual Team
4 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
4 4 (14.81%) Reference Data
5 3 (11.11%) NHS
6 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
7 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
2 9 (33.33%) Change Management
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.93%) IT Strategy
4 7 (25.93%) Virtual Team Management
4 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 5 (18.52%) Data Management
6 5 (18.52%) Master Data Management
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
9 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) CISSP
5 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) ISEB
5 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.41%) COBIT
3 1 (3.70%) PMO
3 1 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) BMC
3 1 (3.70%) VMware