The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank - 111 118
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.36% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- -50.47%
Benchmarking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1899 1961 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.96% 76.36% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1038 1009 942
Median daily rate £420 £382 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.94% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 56 42
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.33 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £41.20 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Benchmarking across the Berkshire region.

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking across the Berkshire region.

Benchmarking Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Copywriting
2 2 (28.57%) Market Research
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) Health Informatics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Copywriter
2 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Copywriting
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Health Informatics
3 1 (14.29%) Informatics
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Market Research
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley