Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 55 81
Rank change year-on-year -39 +26 -
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 4 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.51% 2.61% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 3.05% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 0
Essex median daily rate £288 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
East of England median daily rate £300 £275 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 678 753 959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.71% 85.37% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 454 531
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £224 £250
90th Percentile £600 £525 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 147 146
Essex median hourly rate £31.27 £31.50 £31.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.75% -0.58% +5.62%
10th Percentile £12.22 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.75 £44.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Essex

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in Essex

Strategic Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Strategic Planning in Essex

Strategic Planning
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Basildon -8 3 £300 +9.09%
Strategic Planning
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (25.00%) NHS

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft