The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 109 128
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
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
732 756 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.06% 30.71% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 348 369
Median daily rate £400 £384 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £216 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 18
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.60 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £23.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Berkshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Berkshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Xura
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization

Foreign Exchange (FX)
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xura