Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RS-232 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RS-232 over the 6 months to 19 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.

RS-232
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 165 -
Contract jobs citing RS-232 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.025% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median daily rate - £325 -
South East median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00

RS-232 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 782 701 855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.67% 17.68% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 299 391
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £231 £230 £213
90th Percentile £567 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 51
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% -53.85%
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £18.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.12% -8.13% -42.86%

RS-232
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing RS-232 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for RS-232 in Berkshire

RS-232
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RS-232 in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RS-232 in Berkshire