The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 27 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 73 88
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.10% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £413 £438
% change year-on-year +33.33% -5.71%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 828 807 976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 80.94% 84.50% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 439 511
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 22
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in Buckinghamshire

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in Buckinghamshire