The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spread Betting over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spread Betting
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Spread Betting 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Spread Betting
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
733 746 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.80% 30.99% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 344 356
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £193
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 34 22 18
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.60 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

Spread Betting
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Spread Betting Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Spread Betting
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Spread Betting Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire