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 3 months to 29 June 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.

Chemistry
South East > Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - 115
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Chemistry 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% - 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate - - £255
South East median daily rate - - £255
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Chemistry 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 1489 1883 1951
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.46% 80.03% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2747 3826 3056
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
10th Percentile £295 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 194 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £13.13
90th Percentile £38.75 £34.50 £39.95
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  

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

Chemistry
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 Chemistry within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Bracknell - 1 - -
Chemistry
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Chemistry 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 Chemistry.

1 4 (100.00%) Biology
1 4 (100.00%) Life Science
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Ontologies
3 2 (50.00%) Linked Data
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Life Science
2 2 (50.00%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Biology
2 3 (75.00%) Ontologies
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management