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 3 months to 22 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 / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 - 113
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 12 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £210
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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1484 1899 1945
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.23% 79.72% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 1043 976
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 72
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.06 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.53% -11.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Strategic Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 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
Maidenhead - 2 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £300 -
Strategic Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 14 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Customer Acquisition
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (15.00%) PMP
5 3 (15.00%) B2C
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) COBIT
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (15.00%) FMCG
5 3 (15.00%) MSF
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (10.00%) IT Governance
6 2 (10.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Insight
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (10.00%) MOF
6 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (10.00%) Broadband
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) ITSM

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 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Broadband
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Management Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Category Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Forecast Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Development
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Development Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.00%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FMCG
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Customer Acquisition
2 3 (15.00%) B2C
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) MSF
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (10.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
3 2 (10.00%) Line Management
3 2 (10.00%) MOF
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ACCA
3 1 (5.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) COBIT
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
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