Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Runbook skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Runbook over the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Runbook
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 161 171
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 0
Contract jobs citing Runbook 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.14% 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.23% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% -1.09%
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £344
% change year-on-year +9.09% +19.91% -31.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Runbook 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 3,687 3,498 3,515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.49% 84.53% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,753 1,832 1,853
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £240 £263 £250
90th Percentile £581 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 107 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.95 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.38% -21.62% -27.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £23.14 £24.50
% change year-on-year +8.30% -5.55% -4.05%

Runbook
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Runbook in Berkshire

Runbook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Runbook in Berkshire

Runbook
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 Runbook within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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 -10 4 - -
Reading -6 1 £400 -5.88%
Runbook
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Runbook 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 Runbook.

1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CCDP
1 4 (66.67%) DAB
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall

Runbook
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DAB
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Network Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCDP
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow