Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Regular Expression skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Regular Expression over the 6 months to 26 September 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.

Regular Expressions (Regex)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 150 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +173
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 3 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.077% 0.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £550 £350
% change year-on-year -9.09% +57.14% -41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Regular Expression is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,010 859 1,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.98% 21.38% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 523 632
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +20.00% -62.69%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £43.78 £45.40 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.95% +10.63% +11.89%

Regular Expression
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Regular Expression in Berkshire

Regular Expression
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regular Expression in Berkshire

Regular Expression
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Regular Expression in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Regular Expression in Berkshire

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. 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
Bracknell 0 2 - - 1
Regular Expression
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) IronPort
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) DKIM
1 2 (66.67%) DMARC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Proofpoint
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) G Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Micro Focus
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Regular Expression
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DKIM
1 2 (66.67%) DMARC
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Email Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) OSCP
1 1 (33.33%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Micro Focus
2 1 (33.33%) Proofpoint