Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for NGN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NGN over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

Next Generation Network (NGN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 177 180
Contract jobs citing NGN 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.063% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Berkshire median daily rate - £800 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +190.91% -36.05%
South East median daily rate £405 £300 £275
% change year-on-year +35.00% +9.09% -36.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

NGN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 746 1092 1267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.28% 22.93% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 517 571
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £247 £250 £194
90th Percentile £575 £525 £523
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 49
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -47.27% +48.65%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £46.45 £45.00 £43.60
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -30.04% +2.04% +27.27%

NGN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NGN in Berkshire

NGN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NGN in Berkshire