The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Biology 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Biology
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
725 771 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.64% 31.24% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 357 359
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.78 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.25 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Biology as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Biology
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Biology Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Biology
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Biology Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Biology
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Biology 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 Biology.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Biology
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Integration Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Integration Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management