Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 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.

IT/Technology Strategy
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 43 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +16
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.20% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.27% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Southampton median daily rate £563 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +31.25% +14.29%
Hampshire median daily rate £505 £450 £394
% change year-on-year +12.22% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 431 369 388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.55% 78.18% 75.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 222 257
Southampton median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £306 £268 £218
90th Percentile £575 £703 £530
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £401 £388
% change year-on-year +7.17% +3.55% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 28
Southampton median hourly rate £21.53 £13.80 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.95% -7.98% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.08 £22.50 £25.95
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.14 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.31% -6.67% +66.67%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Southampton

IT Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Strategy in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) GxP
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Validation

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) CRM Architect
3 2 (33.33%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory