Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Virgin Media products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virgin Media over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Virgin Media.

Virgin Media
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 163 166
Contract jobs citing Virgin Media 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.025% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.050% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Berkshire median daily rate - £455 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.33% +15.38%
South East median daily rate £413 £408 £375
% change year-on-year +1.23% +8.67% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Virgin Media is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,891 2,001 2,222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.10% 49.84% 49.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 980 1,168
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £570
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 106 128
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +22.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.75 £34.58
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £17.48 £15.85
% change year-on-year -5.15% +10.28% -11.94%

Virgin Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virgin Media in Berkshire

Virgin Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virgin Media in Berkshire