Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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.

IT/Technology Strategy
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 45 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15 +12
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.89% 1.95% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.62% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 29
Southampton median daily rate £550 £225 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +144.44% -65.38% +78.08%
10th Percentile £501 £213 £593
90th Percentile £580 £648 £700
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £300 £650
% change year-on-year +83.33% -53.85% +40.54%
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 347 381 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 72.90% 74.41% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 268 383
Southampton median daily rate £394 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +10.34% +0.69%
10th Percentile £272 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £535
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 41
Southampton median hourly rate £44.56 £14.50 £25.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.29% -43.00% +11.82%
10th Percentile £24.85 £10.90 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.35 £35.20 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +8.11% +23.33% +33.33%

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

IT Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Southampton over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Strategy in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IT Strategy 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 Southampton region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) GDPR
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
3 1 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Intel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft