The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Strategic Planning
Rank 57 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 0.78% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.06% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £508 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 - -
Strategic Planning
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 753 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 74.61% 73.75% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 508 343
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 12
Median hourly rate £22.35 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.74% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £30.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Reading region.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Strategic Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Strategic Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Strategic Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Strategic Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Strategic Planning
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) E-business
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) InfoPath
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Testing Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) E-business
3 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft