The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 93 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Contract jobs citing CIPD 18 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 1.02% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.50% 4.04% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £600 £265
% change year-on-year
-35.41% +126.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
515 619 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.06% 25.13% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 312 282
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 19
Median hourly rate £14.25 £39.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.46% +40.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £8.77 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £61.20 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CIPD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CIPD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CIPD
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIPD across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

CIPD Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CIPD
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CIPD Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CIPD
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 CIPD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Maidenhead +6 10 - -
Reading - 3 £388 -
CIPD
South East

CIPD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 8 (44.44%) Coaching
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (38.89%) Legal
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) People Management
5 5 (27.78%) Line Management
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) MS Office
6 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
7 3 (16.67%) Case Management
7 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) Law
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
9 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint

CIPD
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 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Legal
3 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) HR Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) HR Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Coaching
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) People Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Line Management
5 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Case Management
6 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft