The table below looks at the statistics for GAAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GAAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Rank - 67 -
Contract jobs citing GAAP 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.43% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GAAP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
83 76 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.18% 8.25% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 35 27
Median daily rate £400 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £235 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
Median hourly rate £22.70 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £21.55 £15.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.72 £21.55 £18.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

GAAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing GAAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GAAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GAAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

GAAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading