Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Chemistry skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Chemistry over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 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.

Chemistry
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 154 176
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22 +13
Contract jobs citing Chemistry 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.10% 0.079% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.096% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Berkshire median daily rate £180 £455 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.44% +10.30% +21.32%
10th Percentile £177 £448 £394
90th Percentile £260 £463 £431
South East median daily rate £221 £403 £353
% change year-on-year -45.03% +14.18% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £53.00
South East median hourly rate - - £53.00

Chemistry is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,389 3,127 3,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.52% 82.14% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,718 1,498 2,124
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +7.38%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 131 124
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.65
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.50 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.23% -16.21% +10.21%

Chemistry
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Chemistry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Chemistry in Berkshire

Chemistry
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Chemistry in Berkshire

Chemistry
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Chemistry in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Chemistry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Chemistry.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Python

Chemistry
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL