Period
to 15 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 2019 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 29 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing IT Strategy 2 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.03% 3.18% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 3.68% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 16
Warrington median daily rate £488 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +4.76% -19.23%
10th Percentile £481 £525 £443
90th Percentile £494 £575 £713
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Warrington median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 168 190 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 86.60% 86.36% 81.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 137 151
Warrington median daily rate £400 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -19.44% -
10th Percentile £243 £198 £155
90th Percentile £588 £568 £663
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 8
Warrington median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £10.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +238.00% -30.97%
10th Percentile £19.05 £13.28 £8.38
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £33.60
Cheshire median hourly rate £37.75 £17.50 £16.17
% change year-on-year +115.71% +8.23% -19.72%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Warrington

IT Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Strategy in Warrington

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (50.00%) Azure
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft