Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

Benchmarking
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 100 130
Rank change year-on-year -27 +30 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.042% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £519 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +96.68% -
South East median daily rate £383 £395 £413
% change year-on-year -3.16% -4.24% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £36.00
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £22.59 £36.00
% change year-on-year +46.08% -37.25% -

Benchmarking 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1941 1461 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.90% 84.01% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 798 1128
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £234 £235
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 60 62
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.38% +27.02%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £44.95
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Buckinghamshire

Benchmarking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Benchmarking in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation