Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 20 February 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.

Collaborative Working
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 108 131
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23 0
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 42 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.04% 1.33% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.63% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 20
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +16.67% -36.84%
10th Percentile £406 £180 £180
90th Percentile £670 £575 £725
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £350
% change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £48.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -28.87% +24.36% +14.72%

Collaborative Working 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 3,383 3,243 3,969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.76% 81.61% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,746 1,660 2,115
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.31%
10th Percentile £273 £235 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 122 155
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.12 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.72% -24.52% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.33 £10.71
90th Percentile £46.00 £54.50 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.13
% change year-on-year - -17.01% +50.63%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Berkshire

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Berkshire

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Berkshire

Collaborative Working
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 Collaborative Working within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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 +12 12 £500 - 8
Maidenhead -7 4 - - 3
Bracknell -8 3 £510 +183.33%
Newbury - 3 £658 - 1
Collaborative Working
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Collaborative Working.

1 11 (26.19%) Windows
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Degree
4 7 (16.67%) SCCM
4 7 (16.67%) SUSE
4 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (16.67%) Linux
5 6 (14.29%) NetIQ
5 6 (14.29%) Security Management
5 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (14.29%) Information Security
5 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
5 6 (14.29%) Mac OS
5 6 (14.29%) Marketing
5 6 (14.29%) SIEM
5 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (14.29%) User Experience
6 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (11.90%) Legal
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Service Management
6 5 (11.90%) Customer-Centricity
7 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Skype
7 4 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Management

Collaborative Working
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 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Maximo
2 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Skype
2 3 (7.14%) DHCP
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Architect
2 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) IT Security Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Digital Product Owner
3 4 (9.52%) Product Owner
4 3 (7.14%) Designer
4 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.76%) DBA
5 2 (4.76%) GDPR Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Content Coordinator
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Development Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Executive
6 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
6 1 (2.38%) Head of Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Change Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Maximo Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) SUSE
3 6 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Information Security
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (14.29%) Scrum
2 6 (14.29%) Security Management
2 6 (14.29%) SIEM
2 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.90%) Customer-Centricity
3 5 (11.90%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) Service Management
4 4 (9.52%) Information Security Management
4 4 (9.52%) ISMS
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Business Transformation
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.76%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
1 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) CISSP
2 4 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMP
3 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) NetIQ
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Infoblox
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) BMC
6 1 (2.38%) FatWire
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) SAP