Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 August 2018 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 202 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +237
Contract jobs citing Strategic Management 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.066% 0.052% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.063% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
North West median daily rate £350 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
England median daily rate £410 £450 £650
% change year-on-year -8.89% -30.77% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,139 4,748 6,271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 84.45% 82.56% 83.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,258 2,899 3,898
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 199 185
North West median hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +29.63% -1.82%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.75 £12.12
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.60 £52.30
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%

Strategic Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Strategic Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Management in the North West

Strategic Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Management in the North West

Strategic Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Lancashire - 2 £380 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Strategic Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Strategic Management.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Identification
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SFIA
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management

Strategic Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Asset and Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (50.00%) Case Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) SFIA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Identification
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Capita
1 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow