The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP IDOL
Rank - 118 116
Contract jobs citing IDOL 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.039% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.29% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 £263
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IDOL
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
320 350 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.02% 13.73% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 205 240
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 6
Median hourly rate £9.50 £11.42 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% -71.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing IDOL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IDOL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IDOL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IDOL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire