The median contractor rate for a Strategy Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Strategy Manager
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 408 405
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Strategy Manager 18 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.087% 0.088% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.092% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 14
Median daily rate £525 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £742 £685 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £465 £444
% change year-on-year -19.35% +4.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19622 20610 22172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.89% 95.28% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 14955 15445
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 383
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -4.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Strategy Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Strategy Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Strategy Manager in London

Strategy Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategy Manager in London

Strategy Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategy Manager in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategy Manager in London

Strategy Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategy Manager in London

Strategy Manager
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 Strategy Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London -1 3 £700 +20.43% 2
Brentford - 1 £325 -
Strategy Manager
England

Strategy Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Strategy Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Strategy Manager in the job title.

1 15 (38.46%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 9 (23.08%) Banking
4 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.95%) Marketing
6 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (10.26%) Information Security
7 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.26%) Marketing Strategy
8 3 (7.69%) Degree
8 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Fintech
8 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
9 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.13%) Change Management
9 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
9 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (5.13%) C
9 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
9 2 (5.13%) Retail
9 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.13%) Customer Insight
9 2 (5.13%) Planning and Forecasting

Strategy Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Blockchain
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 7 (17.95%) Marketing
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Music Industry
6 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.69%) Fintech
2 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
3 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.56%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.56%) New Media
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security
5 4 (10.26%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.13%) Change Management
7 2 (5.13%) Customer Insight
7 2 (5.13%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (5.13%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.56%) ITSM
8 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Google
1 1 (2.56%) HP
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £12.77 - £23.28 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago