Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 110 131
Rank change year-on-year -26 +21 +15
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 34 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.86% 1.16% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.40% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 19
Berkshire median daily rate £338 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £252 £233 £235
90th Percentile £500 £583 £610
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £35.75 £54.50
% change year-on-year -23.08% -34.40% +111.65%

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 3,370 3,213 3,899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.06% 83.00% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,681 1,556 2,096
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +6.68%
10th Percentile £250 £264 £255
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 127 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -9.09% -26.67%
10th Percentile £8.06 £11.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.15 £35.70
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% -12.09% +3.41%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +2 14 £350 -37.78% 6
Maidenhead -7 9 - - 2
Newbury -10 2 £344 -
Slough - 2 £225 - 1
Collaborative Working
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL
4 7 (20.59%) IBM
4 7 (20.59%) Marketing
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) German Language
5 6 (17.65%) Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 5 (14.71%) Games
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
6 5 (14.71%) C
6 5 (14.71%) DB2
6 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) SOAP
6 5 (14.71%) CRM
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Adobe
6 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (14.71%) StorNext
6 5 (14.71%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (14.71%) RESTful
6 5 (14.71%) Data 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 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) DB2
1 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SAS EBI
General
1 7 (20.59%) Marketing
2 6 (17.65%) German Language
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) French Language
3 5 (14.71%) Games
4 3 (8.82%) Finance
5 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 2 (5.88%) Publishing
6 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) CRM Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Digital Development Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
6 2 (5.88%) IT Relationships Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Relationships Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Supplier Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Supplier Relationship Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) React
2 5 (14.71%) RESTful
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) TM Forum
5 1 (2.94%) FMCG
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Analytics
4 5 (14.71%) CRM
4 5 (14.71%) Data Management
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.82%) Contract Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Design
6 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) SIPOC
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) C
3 4 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) IBM
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Cadence
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau