Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 24 February 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.

Mentorship
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 68 94
Rank change year-on-year -17 +26 +19
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 80 102 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.01% 2.56% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.15% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 70
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £256 £326 £317
90th Percentile £538 £550 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £23.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.43% - -
South East median hourly rate £35.32 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year +56.98% -21.74% +81.10%

Mentoring is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,320 3,239 4,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.52% 81.32% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,707 1,660 2,151
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £275 £235 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 122 156
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.59 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.41% -25.94% +7.95%
10th Percentile £10.65 £11.33 £10.48
90th Percentile £43.75 £55.00 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Berkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in Berkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in Berkshire

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in Berkshire

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Newbury -2 22 £325 -4.06% 3
Reading -16 13 £410 -8.89% 14
Bracknell -22 7 £425 -15.00% 3
Maidenhead -10 4 £353 - 3
Slough +4 2 £381 -15.28% 1
Mentoring
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (36.25%) Degree
4 28 (35.00%) Coaching
5 25 (31.25%) Telecoms
6 20 (25.00%) Windows
7 19 (23.75%) Finance
8 18 (22.50%) Scrum
8 18 (22.50%) QA
9 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (21.25%) Project Management
10 15 (18.75%) DevOps
11 14 (17.50%) Service Design
11 14 (17.50%) Numerate Degree
11 14 (17.50%) GSM
11 14 (17.50%) WCDMA
11 14 (17.50%) SQL
11 14 (17.50%) Problem Management
11 14 (17.50%) TDD
11 14 (17.50%) HSPA
11 14 (17.50%) LTE
12 13 (16.25%) Java
12 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
13 12 (15.00%) Manufacturing
13 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (15.00%) Office 365
13 12 (15.00%) Project Planning
13 12 (15.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
13 12 (15.00%) Resource Allocation

Mentoring
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) IIS
1 4 (5.00%) JBoss
1 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) Apache TomEE
3 2 (2.50%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.50%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (15.00%) Office 365
2 4 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.50%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) GSM
1 14 (17.50%) HSPA
1 14 (17.50%) LTE
1 14 (17.50%) WCDMA
2 12 (15.00%) VoLTE
2 12 (15.00%) VoWiFi
3 5 (6.25%) 3G
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) HTTP
4 2 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
4 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.25%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Big Data
2 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.50%) HBase
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Android Studio
1 6 (7.50%) Xcode
2 5 (6.25%) JIRA
3 4 (5.00%) Axure RP
3 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.50%) FishEye
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (2.50%) jMock
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Maven
4 2 (2.50%) Mockito
4 2 (2.50%) Selenium
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 25 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 19 (23.75%) Finance
3 12 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.75%) Publishing
5 4 (5.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) German Language
7 1 (1.25%) Law
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (17.50%) Architect
2 12 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.00%) Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) LTE Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Handset Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 5 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Operations Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (7.50%) REST
3 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.00%) EJB
4 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.00%) JSP
4 4 (5.00%) React
4 4 (5.00%) SOAP
5 3 (3.75%) Middleware
6 2 (2.50%) Facelets
6 2 (2.50%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.50%) J2EE
6 2 (2.50%) Java EE
6 2 (2.50%) JPA
6 2 (2.50%) JSF
6 2 (2.50%) PrimeFaces
6 2 (2.50%) RichFaces
6 2 (2.50%) Spring
6 2 (2.50%) Struts
6 2 (2.50%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 31 (38.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.75%) PMI
3 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.50%) User Experience
4 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (7.50%) Handset
5 6 (7.50%) Life Science
6 4 (5.00%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.50%) PKI
9 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.25%) Social Media
9 1 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Android
2 8 (10.00%) Unix
3 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.00%) Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.00%) Coaching
3 18 (22.50%) Scrum
4 17 (21.25%) Project Management
4 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (18.75%) DevOps
6 14 (17.50%) Problem Management
6 14 (17.50%) Service Design
6 14 (17.50%) TDD
7 12 (15.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 12 (15.00%) Project Planning
7 12 (15.00%) Resource Allocation
8 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.50%) ITIL
10 6 (7.50%) Mobile Development
10 6 (7.50%) SOA
11 5 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 13 (16.25%) Java
3 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.50%) Apple Swift
4 6 (7.50%) Objective-C
5 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.50%) C#
6 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.25%) Scala
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Degree
2 14 (17.50%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (13.75%) Master's Degree
3 11 (13.75%) PMI Certification
3 11 (13.75%) PMP
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) CCNA
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.50%) MCSA
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
6 2 (2.50%) SAFe Agilist
6 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.75%) HDFS
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.50%) vSphere
6 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.25%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Apple
2 6 (7.50%) Google
2 6 (7.50%) VMware
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle
4 4 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) SAP
5 3 (3.75%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.50%) hybris
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.50%) Samsung
6 2 (2.50%) Twitter
6 2 (2.50%) WSO2
7 1 (1.25%) Callidus
7 1 (1.25%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.25%) EMC
7 1 (1.25%) Marketo
7 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow