The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 28 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 74 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.20% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £460 £481 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +33.33% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year -51.38% -  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 429 660 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.84% 89.07% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1653 1164
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 67 33
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +14.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £20.40 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £52.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in West Sussex

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in West Sussex

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Gatwick - 1 £460 -
Strategic Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (100.00%) IT Relationships Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Transformation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management