Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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 > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 542 533
Rank change year-on-year +35 -9 -30
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 80 69 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 49 41
London median daily rate £500 £470 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% +5.82%
10th Percentile £308 £350 £325
90th Percentile £688 £785 £875
England median daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -7.69% - -

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36178 39031 38365
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.41% 85.75% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25887 28276 27096
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 341 524
London median hourly rate £24.12 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.16% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.96 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.15 £51.69 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +7.10%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in London

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in London

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Planning in London

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in London

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 24 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
Central London +6 9 £500 -16.67% 2
West London +41 8 £540 -16.92%
South London +7 3 - -
Strategic Planning
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 28 (35.00%) Finance
2 18 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.25%) Project Management
5 10 (12.50%) Banking
6 9 (11.25%) Python
6 9 (11.25%) ETL
6 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (11.25%) Degree
6 9 (11.25%) SDLC
7 8 (10.00%) Analytics
7 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (10.00%) Retail
7 8 (10.00%) Data Management
7 8 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 8 (10.00%) Change Management
8 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
8 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.75%) Unix
8 7 (8.75%) SLA
8 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
9 6 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (7.50%) Kubernetes
9 6 (7.50%) Ansible
9 6 (7.50%) Docker
9 6 (7.50%) Open Source
9 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.50%) Drupal
2 2 (2.50%) Kentico
3 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.25%) SAS
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.25%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.25%) SPSS
4 1 (1.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.50%) Magento
3 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Boomi
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.50%) IaaS
3 2 (2.50%) iPaaS
3 2 (2.50%) PaaS
3 2 (2.50%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) FTP
2 3 (3.75%) Network Security
3 2 (2.50%) BGP
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.50%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (1.25%) ATM
4 1 (1.25%) LAN
4 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.25%) PBX
4 1 (1.25%) PSTN
4 1 (1.25%) Skype
4 1 (1.25%) SMS
4 1 (1.25%) SSL
4 1 (1.25%) VoIP
4 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.75%) Big Data
2 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.75%) MS Access
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (35.00%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 8 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Publishing
5 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Legal
6 2 (2.50%) Front Office
6 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.25%) Law
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Architect
2 11 (13.75%) Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Operations Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Chief Operating Officer
8 3 (3.75%) Database Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Platform Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Report Developer
8 3 (3.75%) SAP Architect
8 3 (3.75%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) JDBC
1 3 (3.75%) JMS
1 3 (3.75%) REST
1 3 (3.75%) SOAP
2 2 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.25%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) EPoS
5 5 (6.25%) FMCG
6 3 (3.75%) e-Learning
6 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.50%) PKI
7 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.25%) Fintech
8 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Unix
2 6 (7.50%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.25%) Project Management
3 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (11.25%) ETL
3 9 (11.25%) SDLC
4 8 (10.00%) Analytics
4 8 (10.00%) Change Management
4 8 (10.00%) Data Management
4 8 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 6 (7.50%) Open Source
7 5 (6.25%) ERP
7 5 (6.25%) Line Management
7 5 (6.25%) Migration
7 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.25%) Quantitative Analysis
8 4 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) Python
2 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
2 6 (7.50%) Perl
3 4 (5.00%) C
4 3 (3.75%) VBA
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) Java
5 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) RHCA
2 6 (7.50%) RHCE
3 2 (2.50%) CCNP
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) PMO
4 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.25%) GDPR
4 1 (1.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Ansible
1 6 (7.50%) Kubernetes
1 6 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (7.50%) SAP
3 3 (3.75%) Anaplan
3 3 (3.75%) Apigee
3 3 (3.75%) CA
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) Dell
4 2 (2.50%) Informatica
4 2 (2.50%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.50%) SnapLogic
5 1 (1.25%) Ariba
5 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Facebook
5 1 (1.25%) Polycom
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.25%) Twitter
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago