The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Squid Cache
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing Squid 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.039% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £230 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £419 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Squid
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
272 278 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.58% 10.83% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 149 112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +12.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Squid as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Squid Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Squid
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Squid Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire