Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Design Authority was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Technical Design Authority (TDA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 166 171
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.024% 0.023% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.025% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Berkshire median daily rate £575 - £488
10th Percentile £563 - £428
90th Percentile £588 - £611
South East median daily rate £575 £400 £488
% change year-on-year +43.75% -17.95% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3778 3968 4615
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.92% 92.21% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2002 2141 2497
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £215
90th Percentile £588 £569 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 188 250
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.90 £45.45 £45.62
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Technical Design Authority
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Technical Design Authority in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Design Authority in Berkshire

Technical Design Authority
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Design Authority in Berkshire

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Technical Design Authority contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Technical Design Authority in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Technical Design Authority Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory