Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

IT/Technology Strategy
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 53 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +18
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.87% 0.35% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.40% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Devon median daily rate - £663 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +110.32% +1.61%
South West median daily rate £525 £558 £375
% change year-on-year -5.83% +48.67% -31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £26.50 -

IT Strategy 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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 392 506 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.22% 87.54% 81.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 302 231
Devon median daily rate £377 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.74% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £185
90th Percentile £527 £549 £494
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 42
Devon median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £28.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% +24.39% +46.34%
10th Percentile £9.15 £21.19 £11.00
90th Percentile £38.88 £46.75 £51.32
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +18.66% +18.24% -22.11%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Devon

IT Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Strategy in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Strategy in Devon

IT Strategy
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Exeter +2 4 - -
IT Strategy
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IT Strategy 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 Devon region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Process Management
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (100.00%) Process Management
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ServiceNow