The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 77 66
Contract jobs citing RIP 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.10% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.35% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+40.08% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 286 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.83% 28.71% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 151 77
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing RIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RIP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

RIP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

RIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

RIP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading