Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for FastStats skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FastStats over the 6 months to 15 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.

Apteco FastStats
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 174 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing FastStats 18 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.023% -
As % of the Business Applications category 5.16% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Berkshire median daily rate £245 £138 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.18% - -
South East median daily rate £245 £138 -
% change year-on-year +78.18% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

FastStats is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 349 380 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.47% 8.86% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 203 183
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% -6.67%
10th Percentile £271 £300 £258
90th Percentile £650 £575 £561
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.43 £21.06 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.50% -27.40% +163.64%
10th Percentile £14.25 £9.14 £20.63
90th Percentile £61.65 £25.85 £58.33
South East median hourly rate £34.43 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +51.32% -17.27% +38.12%

FastStats
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for FastStats in Berkshire

FastStats
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FastStats in Berkshire

FastStats
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FastStats in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FastStats in Berkshire

FastStats
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 FastStats within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 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
Bracknell - 18 £245 -
FastStats
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FastStats 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 FastStats.

1 16 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 14 (77.78%) Data Management
3 12 (66.67%) Legal
3 12 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (66.67%) CRM
3 12 (66.67%) Project Management
3 12 (66.67%) GDPR
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing

FastStats
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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (66.67%) Legal
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Database Manager
2 11 (61.11%) Insight Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Data Management
2 12 (66.67%) CRM
2 12 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 12 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) GDPR
2 6 (33.33%) Data Quality