Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 22 July 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 Planning
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 134 178
Rank change year-on-year -9 +44 +6
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 23 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.58% 0.60% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.74% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Berkshire median daily rate £650 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £528 £330 £476
90th Percentile £753 £518 £1,025
South East median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,389 3,127 3,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.52% 82.14% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,718 1,498 2,124
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +7.38%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 131 124
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.65
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.50 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.23% -16.21% +10.21%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Berkshire

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in Berkshire

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Planning in Berkshire

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in Berkshire

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Reading -8 8 £675 +50.00% 2
Maidenhead -10 3 £538 -
Strategic Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (30.43%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (26.09%) ERP
3 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (26.09%) Coaching
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (26.09%) IFS
4 5 (21.74%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
4 5 (21.74%) StorNext
4 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 5 (21.74%) French Language
4 5 (21.74%) German Language
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Data Management
4 5 (21.74%) C
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) DB2
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Insight
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) DB2
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) French Language
2 5 (21.74%) German Language
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Architect
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Enterprise Architect
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SOC Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Coaching
1 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
1 6 (26.09%) ERP
2 5 (21.74%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (21.74%) Data Management
2 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Customer Insight
3 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
3 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (4.35%) B2C
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) IFS
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Ariba
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk