Period
to 7 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rackspace over the 6 months to 7 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Rackspace.

Rackspace
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 169 173
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.33% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.68% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
Berkshire median daily rate - £600 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.18% +1.19%
South East median daily rate £125 £513 £418
% change year-on-year -75.61% +22.75% +1.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Rackspace is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,932 2,050 2,009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 52.69% 47.64% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 942 1,026
Berkshire median daily rate £443 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £213 £223 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 57 89
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +37.93% +11.54%
10th Percentile £12.80 £9.85 £11.67
90th Percentile £82.50 £44.70 £39.80
South East median hourly rate £19.31 £16.18 £17.25
% change year-on-year +19.38% -6.23% +15.00%

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in Berkshire

Rackspace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rackspace in Berkshire