The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ReadSoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ReadSoft over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ReadSoft.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ReadSoft
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ReadSoft 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ReadSoft
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1305 1372 1339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.28% 48.62% 49.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 698 631
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 59
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

ReadSoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ReadSoft across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ReadSoft Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ReadSoft
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ReadSoft Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire