The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 105 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £528
% change year-on-year -2.94% -19.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year +66.66% -  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1066 1496 1271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.70% 83.53% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 900 680
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Manchester

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in Manchester

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Stockport - 1 £450 -
Strategic Planning
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (16.67%) HDInsight
3 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) CRM

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) HDInsight
2 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HR Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Communications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Big Data Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Spark Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ATDD
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
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