Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PPP over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 173 167
Contract jobs citing PPP 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.067% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.30% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Berkshire median daily rate - £475 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +128.92% -24.55%
South East median daily rate £325 £475 £208
% change year-on-year -31.58% +128.92% -26.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

PPP is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 774 995 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.34% 22.24% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 486 532
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £613 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 51
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -41.67% +37.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £44.35 £47.25 £45.49
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% +11.11% +28.57%

PPP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PPP in Berkshire

PPP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PPP in Berkshire