Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 July 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.

Strategic Planning
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 81 111
Rank change year-on-year -3 +30 -6
Contract jobs citing Strategic Planning 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.54% 0.32% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.40% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Reading median daily rate £675 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -10.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £650 £410 £475
90th Percentile £770 £490 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £650 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +44.44% -10.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,267 1,009 1,481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.96% 80.78% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 518 847
Reading median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +4.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £243 £250
90th Percentile £602 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 53 38
Reading median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £21.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -19.87% +1.35%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £10.95
90th Percentile £53.13 £57.50 £56.96
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +46.67% -11.76% -22.73%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Reading

Strategic Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Planning in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Planning 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 Reading region with a requirement for Strategic Planning.

1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) DB2
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) French Language
1 5 (62.50%) German Language
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) StorNext
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (62.50%) Collaborative Working
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Ariba
4 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA

Strategic Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) DB2
General
1 5 (62.50%) French Language
1 5 (62.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Architect
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Collaborative Working
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Ariba