Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Mobile First skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile First over the 6 months to 25 March 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.

Mobile First
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 166 145
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21 +35
Contract jobs citing Mobile First 8 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.19% 0.100% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.12% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Berkshire median daily rate £375 - £500
South East median daily rate £375 £325 £405
% change year-on-year +15.38% -19.75% -14.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Mobile First 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 3,628 3,386 3,220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.61% 84.50% 82.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,730 1,678 1,565
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £287 £244
90th Percentile £600 £595 £556
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 83 125
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -12.90% -28.07%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.08 £47.50 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £24.47 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.93% +6.71% -18.18%

Mobile First
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile First in Berkshire

Mobile First
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile First in Berkshire

Mobile First
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile First in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile First in Berkshire

Mobile First
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 Mobile First within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 March 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 - 3 £500 -
Slough - 1 - -
Mobile First
South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile First 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 Mobile First.

1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (50.00%) InVision
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience

Mobile First
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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) InVision
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (25.00%) UXPin
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) UI Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Communications Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Internal Communications Manager
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (12.50%) A/B Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Heuristic Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe