Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for IBM Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Cloud over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

IBM Cloud Computing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 160 172
Contract jobs citing IBM Cloud 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.24% 0.070%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.46% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Berkshire median daily rate - £475 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.63% +12.86%
South East median daily rate £513 £506 £501
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.00% +22.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

IBM Cloud is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 923 686 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.42% 16.65% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 400 278
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £326 £312 £250
90th Percentile £616 £588 £602
South East median daily rate £475 £433 £450
% change year-on-year +9.83% -3.89% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -21.05% +31.03%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.25 £15.12
90th Percentile £32.00 £37.75 £27.25
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

IBM Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Cloud in Berkshire

IBM Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Cloud in Berkshire