Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Strategic Roadmap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Roadmap over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 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 Roadmaps
UK > England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 433 568 492
Rank change year-on-year +135 -76 +9
Contract jobs citing Strategic Roadmap 361 327 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 192 273
England median daily rate £575 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £413 £421 £364
90th Percentile £756 £782 £700
UK median daily rate £563 £580 £550
% change year-on-year -3.02% +5.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 1
England median hourly rate £80.00 - £20.00
UK median hourly rate £80.00 - £20.00

Strategic Roadmap 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62,959 83,456 82,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.96% 87.11% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41,640 55,968 55,300
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,975 2,101 1,936
England median hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -6.88% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.50 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% -4.35% +2.22%

Strategic Roadmap
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Strategic Roadmap as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Roadmap in England

Strategic Roadmap
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Roadmap in England

Strategic Roadmap
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Roadmap in England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Roadmap in England

Strategic Roadmap
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Roadmap in England

Strategic Roadmap
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Roadmap in England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Strategic Roadmap in England

Strategic Roadmap
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Roadmap within the England region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
London +116 203 £588 -2.08% 41
South East +83 75 £585 +4.00% 10
North of England +37 31 £480 -8.57% 19
East of England +55 28 £550 -26.67% 6
North West +27 21 £480 -30.43% 9
South West +4 16 £750 +36.36% 10
Yorkshire +35 9 £400 -23.81% 9
Midlands +22 7 - - 15
West Midlands +15 4 - - 10
East Midlands +24 3 - - 5
North East +23 1 £800 +64.10% 1
Strategic Roadmap
UK

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Roadmap 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 England region with a requirement for Strategic Roadmap.

1 116 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (26.87%) Finance
3 65 (18.01%) Azure
4 63 (17.45%) AWS
5 59 (16.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 57 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 55 (15.24%) Analytics
8 51 (14.13%) Security Cleared
9 48 (13.30%) Degree
10 45 (12.47%) DevOps
11 42 (11.63%) Microsoft
12 40 (11.08%) Technical Architecture
12 40 (11.08%) SC Cleared
13 39 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (10.53%) Architecture Roadmap
15 37 (10.25%) SAP
15 37 (10.25%) CRM
15 37 (10.25%) Migration
16 33 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (8.86%) ERP
17 32 (8.86%) PaaS
17 32 (8.86%) Data Centre
18 31 (8.59%) Architectural Design
18 31 (8.59%) Data Architecture
19 30 (8.31%) Salesforce.com
20 28 (7.76%) ITIL
20 28 (7.76%) Technical Leadership
21 27 (7.48%) Big Data
21 27 (7.48%) Project Management
21 27 (7.48%) SaaS

Strategic Roadmap
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (1.66%) Confluence
1 6 (1.66%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.11%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.55%) CMS
4 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.55%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.55%) SPSS
3 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.28%) InVision
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.28%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.05%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.94%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 5 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.55%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.28%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 65 (18.01%) Azure
2 63 (17.45%) AWS
3 32 (8.86%) PaaS
4 27 (7.48%) SaaS
5 22 (6.09%) IaaS
6 16 (4.43%) Office 365
7 12 (3.32%) GCP
8 10 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.49%) Google Analytics
10 6 (1.66%) G Suite
11 3 (0.83%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.83%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.55%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 2 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.55%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.94%) Network Security
2 6 (1.66%) Firewall
3 5 (1.39%) Internet
3 5 (1.39%) LAN
4 4 (1.11%) 4G
4 4 (1.11%) 5G
4 4 (1.11%) DNS
4 4 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (1.11%) VPN
4 4 (1.11%) WAN
4 4 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.83%) Wireless
6 2 (0.55%) 3G
6 2 (0.55%) DHCP
6 2 (0.55%) LTE
6 2 (0.55%) Skype
6 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.48%) Big Data
2 13 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.39%) Data Lake
6 4 (1.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.83%) Power BI
7 3 (0.83%) Triplestore
8 2 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.55%) DB2
8 2 (0.55%) Electronic Patient Records
8 2 (0.55%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.55%) Ingres
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.55%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (4.16%) JIRA
2 9 (2.49%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.28%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (0.28%) Maven
5 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (26.87%) Finance
2 25 (6.93%) Retail
3 21 (5.82%) Banking
4 18 (4.99%) Marketing
4 18 (4.99%) Public Sector
5 13 (3.60%) Legal
6 11 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.49%) Law
8 9 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.66%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.11%) Publishing
11 3 (0.83%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.55%) Billing
12 2 (0.55%) Electronics
12 2 (0.55%) Local Government
12 2 (0.55%) Police
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
13 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 194 (53.74%) Architect
2 57 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 47 (13.02%) Enterprise Architect
4 32 (8.86%) Analyst
5 30 (8.31%) Data Architect
6 20 (5.54%) Cloud Architect
7 18 (4.99%) Technical Architect
8 16 (4.43%) Salesforce Architect
9 13 (3.60%) Product Manager
10 12 (3.32%) Project Manager
11 10 (2.77%) Product Owner
12 9 (2.49%) Business Architect
12 9 (2.49%) Data Analyst
12 9 (2.49%) ERP Architect
13 8 (2.22%) AWS Architect
13 8 (2.22%) Consultant
13 8 (2.22%) CRM Architect
13 8 (2.22%) HR Analyst
13 8 (2.22%) Senior Architect
14 7 (1.94%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.49%) RESTful
2 8 (2.22%) LDAP
2 8 (2.22%) Middleware
3 6 (1.66%) SailPoint
4 5 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.11%) JSON
5 4 (1.11%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (1.11%) Web Services
6 3 (0.83%) .NET
6 3 (0.83%) CGI
6 3 (0.83%) Kafka
6 3 (0.83%) REST
6 3 (0.83%) SOAP
6 3 (0.83%) Spring
6 3 (0.83%) Spring Boot
7 2 (0.55%) HTML
7 2 (0.55%) NumPy
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.55%) SciPy
7 2 (0.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.86%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.99%) User Experience
4 15 (4.16%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.77%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.22%) Taxonomies
7 6 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.39%) CCTV
8 5 (1.39%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.39%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.39%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.39%) Social Media
8 5 (1.39%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.11%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.11%) Replication
9 4 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.05%) Linux
2 6 (1.66%) Unix
2 6 (1.66%) Windows
3 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.11%) AIX
5 3 (0.83%) Android
5 3 (0.83%) Kali Linux
5 3 (0.83%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) SUSE
7 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (16.34%) Enterprise Architecture
3 57 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 55 (15.24%) Analytics
5 45 (12.47%) DevOps
6 40 (11.08%) Technical Architecture
7 38 (10.53%) Architecture Roadmap
8 37 (10.25%) CRM
8 37 (10.25%) Migration
9 33 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (8.86%) ERP
11 31 (8.59%) Architectural Design
11 31 (8.59%) Data Architecture
12 28 (7.76%) ITIL
12 28 (7.76%) Technical Leadership
13 27 (7.48%) Project Management
13 27 (7.48%) Waterfall
14 26 (7.20%) Cybersecurity
15 25 (6.93%) IT Strategy
16 24 (6.65%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (6.37%) Java
2 16 (4.43%) Python
3 14 (3.88%) C
4 12 (3.32%) SQL
5 5 (1.39%) Ruby
6 4 (1.11%) R
7 3 (0.83%) C#
7 3 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.28%) ABAP
9 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.28%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) ES6
9 1 (0.28%) Go
9 1 (0.28%) Java 8
9 1 (0.28%) Korn
9 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 48 (13.30%) Degree
3 40 (11.08%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.99%) TOGAF Certification
5 14 (3.88%) CISSP
6 5 (1.39%) CISM
6 5 (1.39%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.11%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.83%) CEH
8 3 (0.83%) CRISC
8 3 (0.83%) ISSAP
8 3 (0.83%) OSCP
8 3 (0.83%) PhD
8 3 (0.83%) SANS
9 2 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.65%) QA
2 19 (5.26%) COBIT
3 14 (3.88%) Data Quality
4 8 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.66%) GDPR
6 5 (1.39%) NIST
6 5 (1.39%) PMO
7 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.28%) GxP
8 1 (0.28%) HL7
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.28%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.39%) Docker
4 3 (0.83%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.55%) Postfix
5 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Ceph
6 1 (0.28%) Firmware
6 1 (0.28%) HDFS
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.39%) Ansible
2 5 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.11%) SCCM
4 3 (0.83%) Matomo
4 3 (0.83%) Nessus
4 3 (0.83%) Nmap
4 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.83%) yum
5 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.55%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.55%) Puppet
5 2 (0.55%) SCOM
5 2 (0.55%) vRealize
6 1 (0.28%) OpenView
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.28%) PowerBroker
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.25%) SAP
3 30 (8.31%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (5.54%) Oracle
5 19 (5.26%) Google
6 13 (3.60%) ServiceNow
6 13 (3.60%) VMware
7 7 (1.94%) IBM
7 7 (1.94%) Sparx
8 6 (1.66%) Tableau
9 4 (1.11%) Blue Prism
9 4 (1.11%) Citrix
9 4 (1.11%) HP
9 4 (1.11%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.11%) Workday
10 3 (0.83%) Darktrace
10 3 (0.83%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.83%) Informatica
10 3 (0.83%) Rapid7
10 3 (0.83%) UiPath