Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 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.

Mentorship
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 111 64
Rank change year-on-year -3 -47 +29
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 61 53 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.47% 1.34% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.57% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 38
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £386 £326 £300
90th Percentile £640 £738 £551
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.75 £19.38 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +203.15% -35.40% +52.98%
South East median hourly rate £29.08 £45.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year -35.38% +92.80% +19.02%

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 3,597 3,369 3,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.88% 85.14% 83.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,754 1,728 1,465
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £254
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 80 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.70 £48.88 £46.30
South East median hourly rate £27.35 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +21.53% +7.14% -12.50%

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 25 May 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 May 2019. 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 -5 32 £475 +4.17% 7
Bracknell -9 6 £475 -2.56% 1
Slough +2 5 £625 +61.29% 2
Newbury +4 1 £475 +46.15% 3
Mentoring
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 27 (44.26%) Coaching
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (22.95%) Windows
4 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (16.39%) Technical Leadership
5 10 (16.39%) Degree
5 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.75%) Scrum
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (13.11%) Office 365
7 8 (13.11%) IaaS
7 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
7 8 (13.11%) C#
7 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
8 7 (11.48%) SQL
8 7 (11.48%) Java
8 7 (11.48%) Python
8 7 (11.48%) Project Management
8 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (11.48%) Skype
8 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
8 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.48%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (11.48%) Conceptual Models
9 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
9 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared

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 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (13.11%) IaaS
2 8 (13.11%) Office 365
3 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.20%) SaaS
4 5 (8.20%) Serverless
5 3 (4.92%) PaaS
6 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.28%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.64%) Apigee
7 1 (1.64%) Boomi
7 1 (1.64%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Skype
2 4 (6.56%) HTTP
3 3 (4.92%) DVB
3 3 (4.92%) Network Security
4 2 (3.28%) Broadband
4 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.64%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.64%) IPsec
5 1 (1.64%) LAN
5 1 (1.64%) OSPF
5 1 (1.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.28%) Big Data
3 2 (3.28%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (3.28%) GIS
3 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.64%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Power BI
4 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) JIRA
1 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Architect
2 8 (13.11%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Field Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Scrum Master
3 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Technical Architect
4 4 (6.56%) Agile Scrum Master
4 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Designer
5 3 (4.92%) Platform Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) UX Designer
6 2 (3.28%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) Node.js
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
3 3 (4.92%) Web Services
4 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.28%) Express
4 2 (3.28%) Kafka
4 2 (3.28%) LDAP
4 2 (3.28%) NumPy
4 2 (3.28%) OAuth
4 2 (3.28%) OAuth2
4 2 (3.28%) OpenID
4 2 (3.28%) Pandas
4 2 (3.28%) React
4 2 (3.28%) REST
4 2 (3.28%) Symfony
4 2 (3.28%) XML
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
1 7 (11.48%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (8.20%) Blog
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.92%) IPTV
3 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.92%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.92%) STB
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) DataPower
4 2 (3.28%) Life Science
4 2 (3.28%) Linked Data
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.84%) Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Coaching
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (16.39%) Technical Leadership
5 9 (14.75%) Scrum
6 8 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (11.48%) Conceptual Models
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (11.48%) Project Management
8 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
8 6 (9.84%) ITIL
8 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.20%) Data Protection
9 5 (8.20%) Decision-Making
9 5 (8.20%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (8.20%) Information Management
10 4 (6.56%) Cloud Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) C#
1 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.48%) Java
2 7 (11.48%) Python
2 7 (11.48%) SQL
3 3 (4.92%) Perl
3 3 (4.92%) Ruby
4 2 (3.28%) C
4 2 (3.28%) C++
4 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.28%) VB
4 2 (3.28%) VBA
5 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) CISSP
5 1 (1.64%) CCIE
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.64%) MBA
5 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) COBIT
1 4 (6.56%) PMO
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
3 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.28%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Huawei
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) Google
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) Polycom
4 2 (3.28%) Proofpoint
4 2 (3.28%) RightFax
4 2 (3.28%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Meraki
5 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.64%) Progress
5 1 (1.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore