Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 161 174
Contract jobs citing GAAP 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.075% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.60% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Berkshire median daily rate - £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +48.76% -19.33%
South East median daily rate - £575 £288
% change year-on-year - +100.00% -36.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 513 496 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.08% 12.43% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 237 284
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £183 £216 £215
90th Percentile £575 £574 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 39
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.25 £25.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.00% +100.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £18.80 £15.00 £12.17
90th Percentile £37.48 £43.25 £25.35
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.01% +31.58% -11.83%

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