The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 69 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Author 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
Author
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
677 897 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.75% 95.32% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 511 514
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 77 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £55.55 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Author in the job title.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Author
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Author Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Author
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Author Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Author Skill Set
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Author contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Author in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java

Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java