Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 +19
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.74% 1.07% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.39% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Southampton median daily rate £588 £550 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -26.67% +15.38%
Hampshire median daily rate £505 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -3.81% +40.00% -42.31%
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 465 359 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.27% 76.71% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 212 263
Southampton median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £307 £250 £227
90th Percentile £574 £575 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 31
Southampton median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.70% +42.86% -16.42%
10th Percentile £10.70 £11.60 £11.63
90th Percentile £47.79 £48.09 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.31 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -11.73% +11.11% +42.74%

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 22 October 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 2 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Planning