Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CIPD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 168 162
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +15
Contract jobs citing CIPD 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.073% 0.070% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.28% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% - -
South East median daily rate £108 £415 £163
% change year-on-year -74.10% +155.38% -46.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £22.00
South East median hourly rate - £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -

CIPD is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 877 1071 1276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.31% 25.09% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 523 624
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £241
90th Percentile £598 £575 £536
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 55 98
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.60 £45.81 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -24.44% +13.52% +76.18%

CIPD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CIPD in Berkshire

CIPD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CIPD in Berkshire

CIPD
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 CIPD within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 2 £425 +28.79%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
CIPD
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

CIPD
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management