Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for IDOL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IDOL over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

HP IDOL
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 - 176
Rank change year-on-year - +176 -11
Contract jobs citing IDOL 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.049% - 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate £550 - £525
10th Percentile £525 - £513
90th Percentile £575 - £538
South East median daily rate £340 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

IDOL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 820 707 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.26% 16.61% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 384 467
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +7.74%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £589 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 23
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -41.54% -83.35%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.06
% change year-on-year +55.25% -2.45% +18.16%

IDOL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IDOL in Berkshire

IDOL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IDOL in Berkshire

IDOL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IDOL in Berkshire

IDOL
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 IDOL within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Reading - 1 - -
IDOL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Trillium
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

IDOL
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Test Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 2 (100.00%) Trillium