Period
to 24 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RFID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RFID over the 6 months to 24 March 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.

Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 149
Contract jobs citing RFID 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate - - £435
South East median daily rate £475 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

RFID 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 774 705 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.47% 17.50% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 310 387
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £227 £210 £206
90th Percentile £569 £588 £543
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 52
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £16.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.36% +6.35% -59.62%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £18.95 £21.50
% change year-on-year -7.63% -11.88% -38.57%

RFID
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for RFID in Berkshire

RFID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RFID in Berkshire