Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 66 87
Rank change year-on-year -47 +21 +22
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 51 89 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.32% 2.44% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 2.96% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 64
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £334 £300 £322
90th Percentile £725 £551 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £19.61
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +172.73% -15.86% -12.84%

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 3,287 3,010 3,932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.35% 82.40% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,662 1,402 2,114
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £251
90th Percentile £588 £575 £549
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 127 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -11.43% -18.79%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.65
90th Percentile £50.63 £43.90 £54.60
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.53% +20.45%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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
Reading -17 26 £450 +9.76% 49
Bracknell -10 3 £488 - 8
Slough -7 2 £388 -12.68% 1
Maidenhead -11 2 - - 4
Newbury -19 2 £300 -15.79% 1
Mentoring
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Coaching
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.53%) Degree
5 11 (21.57%) Finance
6 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.69%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) Windows
6 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
7 7 (13.73%) Office 365
7 7 (13.73%) User Experience
7 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
7 7 (13.73%) Scrum
8 6 (11.76%) QA
8 6 (11.76%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (9.80%) DevOps
9 5 (9.80%) Change Management
9 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
9 5 (9.80%) .NET
9 5 (9.80%) C#
9 5 (9.80%) Marketing
9 5 (9.80%) Master's Degree
9 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (7.84%) IT Strategy
10 4 (7.84%) Decision-Making
10 4 (7.84%) Project Planning

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 1 (1.96%) Apache
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.96%) IIS
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.84%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) GitHub
5 1 (1.96%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) VPN
2 3 (5.88%) GSM
2 3 (5.88%) HSPA
2 3 (5.88%) LTE
2 3 (5.88%) VoLTE
2 3 (5.88%) VoWiFi
2 3 (5.88%) WCDMA
2 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.96%) DHCP
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) DVB
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
1 1 (1.96%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.96%) GIS
1 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
1 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.80%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Publishing
5 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 5 (9.80%) Architect
2 5 (9.80%) Consultant
2 5 (9.80%) Scrum Master
3 3 (5.88%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (5.88%) Analyst
3 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 3 (5.88%) Business Architect
3 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Developer
3 3 (5.88%) Handset Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) LTE Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Operations Manager
3 3 (5.88%) Platform Architect
3 3 (5.88%) Sitecore Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Change Management Consultant
4 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) HTML5
2 4 (7.84%) jQuery
3 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.88%) CSS3
4 2 (3.92%) Kafka
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.96%) JPA
5 1 (1.96%) Memcached
5 1 (1.96%) Node.js
5 1 (1.96%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.96%) REST
5 1 (1.96%) SignalR
5 1 (1.96%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.73%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Handset
3 3 (5.88%) Social Media
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) PMI
5 1 (1.96%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.96%) Blog
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) IPTV
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Robotics
5 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.96%) STB
5 1 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) CentOS
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Coaching
3 8 (15.69%) Project Management
3 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
4 7 (13.73%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
6 5 (9.80%) Change Management
6 5 (9.80%) DevOps
6 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.84%) Decision-Making
7 4 (7.84%) IT Strategy
7 4 (7.84%) MVC
7 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.84%) Service Design
7 4 (7.84%) SOA
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) C#
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) Java 8
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) Ruby
4 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) Master's Degree
4 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.88%) PMP
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.96%) HDFS
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) SAP
3 3 (5.88%) Samsung
3 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Juniper
5 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.96%) Huawei
5 1 (1.96%) McAfee
5 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.96%) VMware