The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP IDOL
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing IDOL 0 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £348
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
154 181 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.04% 20.11% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 120 115
Median daily rate £450 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £11.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing IDOL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IDOL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IDOL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

IDOL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading