Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 177 158
Contract jobs citing GAAP 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.024% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.18% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Berkshire median daily rate - £450 £450
South East median daily rate - £300 £288
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -36.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00
South East median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 516 549 510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.46% 13.40% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 254 257
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £195 £257 £227
90th Percentile £569 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 38
Berkshire median hourly rate £48.25 £28.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.80% +98.25% -33.87%
10th Percentile £27.78 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £55.60 £36.73
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £17.43
% change year-on-year -20.00% +43.43% -41.90%

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