The table below looks at the statistics for Open Workbench skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Workbench over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Workbench
Rank - 119 122
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.039% 0.082%
As % of the Applications category - 0.33% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £118 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -81.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £118 £390
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -69.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Open Workbench
South East

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

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
290 307 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.79% 11.99% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 146 157
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 30
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.53 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.89% +26.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.49 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £30.90 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Open Workbench Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Open Workbench
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Open Workbench Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire