The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Budget Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Budget Control
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 123 131
Rank change year-on-year +28 +8  
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £313 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -38.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £390 £396
% change year-on-year -11.85% -1.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Budget Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1456 1977 2225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.40% 80.33% 74.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 1023 1162
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 45 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £96.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Budget Control
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Budget Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Budget Control in Berkshire

Budget Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Budget Control in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Budget Control in Berkshire

Budget Control
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Budget Control within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 - -
Budget Control
South East

Budget Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Budget Control.

1 8 (72.73%) CRM
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
1 8 (72.73%) NetApp
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
3 4 (36.36%) Law
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SPSS
5 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms

Budget Control
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Storage Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) CRM
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Campaign Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
1 8 (72.73%) NetApp