Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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.

Collaborative Working
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 116 141
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25 +5
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 54 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.31% 1.21% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.47% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 19
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.49% +6.50% -16.67%
10th Percentile £402 £193 £180
90th Percentile £671 £510 £725
South East median daily rate £475 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +15.15% +17.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £54.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -55.96% +36.25% +23.08%

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 3431 3458 4040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.44% 81.94% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1802 1845 2244
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £396
% change year-on-year +6.12% +1.14% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 130 181
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £18.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% -32.08% +47.22%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.23 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.28 £49.55 £45.25
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £25.00 £26.55
% change year-on-year -7.44% -5.84% +51.71%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 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 +14 12 £500 +11.11% 4
Maidenhead +3 10 - - 3
Newbury -5 3 £658 +38.42%
Bracknell -5 2 - - 2
Collaborative Working
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Collaborative Working.

1 21 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (25.93%) Marketing
4 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) Finance
5 12 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 11 (20.37%) Project Management
7 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (18.52%) Scrum
8 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.67%) SAP
9 8 (14.81%) Windows
9 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
9 8 (14.81%) Electronics
9 8 (14.81%) Business Transformation
10 7 (12.96%) Degree
10 7 (12.96%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (12.96%) Customer-Centricity
10 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
11 6 (11.11%) PMI Certification
11 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
11 6 (11.11%) User Experience
12 5 (9.26%) Line Management
12 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
12 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.26%) Change Management
12 5 (9.26%) Retail
12 5 (9.26%) SQL

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 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Maximo
2 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) Heroku
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Skype
2 3 (5.56%) DHCP
2 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.85%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.85%) SMPP
3 1 (1.85%) SS7
3 1 (1.85%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.70%) IDOL
1 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 14 (25.93%) Marketing
3 13 (24.07%) Finance
4 8 (14.81%) Electronics
5 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
6 5 (9.26%) Retail
7 3 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Architect
2 6 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) Digital Product Owner
3 4 (7.41%) Product Owner
4 3 (5.56%) Business Architect
4 3 (5.56%) Change Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Excel Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Pricing Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Coordinator
5 2 (3.70%) Data Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
5 2 (3.70%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) HTML5
2 1 (1.85%) Sass
2 1 (1.85%) SOAP
2 1 (1.85%) SVG
2 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) iPhone
4 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Mac OS
2 4 (7.41%) SUSE
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 11 (20.37%) Project Management
5 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (18.52%) Scrum
6 8 (14.81%) Business Transformation
7 7 (12.96%) Customer-Centricity
7 7 (12.96%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Change Management
9 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.26%) Line Management
9 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (7.41%) Kanban
10 4 (7.41%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.56%) Matrix Management
11 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (1.85%) C
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 4 (7.41%) PMP
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.70%) APMP
6 1 (1.85%) CISSP
6 1 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.85%) ISEB
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.70%) PMO
2 2 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 9 (16.67%) SAP
2 4 (7.41%) Citrix
3 3 (5.56%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) Infoblox
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe
4 2 (3.70%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.70%) NetIQ
4 2 (3.70%) Trillium
5 1 (1.85%) Ariba
5 1 (1.85%) BMC
5 1 (1.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.85%) FatWire
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Remedy
5 1 (1.85%) Tableau