Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for GAAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GAAP over the 6 months to 25 May 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.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 144 180
Rank change year-on-year -19 +36 +10
Contract jobs citing GAAP 1 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.025% 0.37% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 2.91% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Berkshire median daily rate - £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.35% -9.33%
South East median daily rate - £450 £340
% change year-on-year - +32.35% -26.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% - -
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +43.33% - -

GAAP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 494 481 701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.48% 12.69% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 228 362
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £249 £203
90th Percentile £588 £575 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.59% +43.86% -33.87%
10th Percentile £16.29 £12.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £49.25 £54.13 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £19.00 £18.81
% change year-on-year +29.26% +1.00% -10.42%

GAAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GAAP in Berkshire

GAAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GAAP in Berkshire

GAAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GAAP in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GAAP in Berkshire

GAAP
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 GAAP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Wokingham - 1 - -
GAAP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GAAP 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 GAAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement

GAAP
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 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ERP Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAP