Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 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 > North West
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 219 225
Rank change year-on-year +31 +6 -54
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 10 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 11
North West median daily rate £575 £415 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.55% -27.83% +16.16%
10th Percentile £380 £373 £475
90th Percentile £662 £565 £638
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
North West median hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4643 6328 6106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.69% 82.27% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2863 3911 3471
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 205 274
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.20% +2.47% +27.91%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.71 £52.30 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +6.41%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in the North West

Strategic Planning
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 Planning in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in the North West

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in the North West over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Planning in the North West

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in the North West

Strategic Planning
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 Planning within the North West region over the 6 months to 27 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
Manchester +11 6 £513 +23.49% 3
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
Cheshire +26 1 £680 +23.64% 2
Strategic Planning
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 2 (20.00%) Psychology
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Service Design
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) CMS
5 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) SAS

Strategic Planning
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Psychology
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 2 (20.00%) Service Design
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
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