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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 119 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.039% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.050% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.13% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.80 £15.39
% change year-on-year
- +9.19%
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
1884 1986 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.00% 77.25% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 1070 918
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 72 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.15 £41.46 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 - - 1
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (60.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (20.00%) GemFire
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) HBase
1 1 (20.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Director
2 1 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Scala
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
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