Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 18 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 199 206
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 3 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.053% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 13
South West median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -36.84%
10th Percentile £363 £356 £265
90th Percentile £388 £750 £531
England median daily rate £500 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.72% +30.91% +89.66%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4570 4641 5272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.33% 79.92% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2882 3120 3572
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £260 £238 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 269 254
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £13.86
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.76
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in the South West

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in the South West

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in the South West

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Devon -5 1 £375 -3.23%
Wiltshire -6 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Strategic Planning
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) MI Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior MI Manager
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Garbage Collection
1 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Isilon
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) SolidFire