Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Refactoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Refactoring over the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Refactoring
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 158 179
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.10% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Berkshire median daily rate - £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.67% -29.41%
South East median daily rate £525 £350 £406
% change year-on-year +50.00% -13.85% +19.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £38.15 -

Refactoring 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 3,290 3,362 3,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.47% 84.37% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,625 1,721 1,996
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £571
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 110 144
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% -33.96%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.95 £39.53 £44.48
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -1.45%

Refactoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Refactoring in Berkshire

Refactoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Refactoring in Berkshire