Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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 Planning
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 151 156
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 -32
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.13% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Manchester median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £373 £411 £475
90th Percentile £516 £795 £525
North West median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +81.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £22.85 -

Strategic Planning 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2400 3004 3021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.27% 83.75% 80.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1526 1906 1783
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £531
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 58 79
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.38 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -19.08% +26.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.76 £10.95
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.45 £42.10
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.85 £30.52
% change year-on-year +18.19% -25.15% +64.97%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 17 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
Rochdale - 1 - -
Strategic Planning
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Strategic Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001