Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Decision-Making
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 80 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 +2
Contract jobs citing Decision-Making 33 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.25% 0.80% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 0.96% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 7
Reading median daily rate £443 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.07% +20.83% -20.00%
10th Percentile £359 £281 £280
90th Percentile £600 £438 £333
Berkshire median daily rate £443 £425 £325
% change year-on-year +4.12% +30.77% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £60.00 - £30.00
10th Percentile £51.50 - £27.50
90th Percentile £72.50 - £32.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.25

Decision-Making 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,268 1,046 1,154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.38% 83.61% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 647 579
Reading median daily rate £450 £401 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% - +0.13%
10th Percentile £228 £263 £235
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 41
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -35.56% -27.18%
10th Percentile £18.50 £11.05 £13.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -19.44% -32.08%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Reading

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Decision-Making in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Decision-Making in Reading

Decision-Making
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Decision-Making in Reading

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Decision-Making in Reading

Decision-Making
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Decision-Making in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Reading region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (30.30%) Legal
3 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Office 365
4 8 (24.24%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (24.24%) Marketing
4 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 8 (24.24%) Contract Management
4 8 (24.24%) Commercial Awareness
4 8 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (24.24%) Thought Leadership
5 7 (21.21%) Windows
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) Finance
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 5 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (15.15%) IaaS
7 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
7 5 (15.15%) Clustering
8 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
8 4 (12.12%) Smart Meter
8 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
8 4 (12.12%) Data Governance
8 4 (12.12%) Change Control
8 4 (12.12%) Strategic Thinking
8 4 (12.12%) GDPR
9 3 (9.09%) Skype

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.15%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.06%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (9.09%) Skype
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.03%) QlikView
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Legal
2 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 8 (24.24%) Marketing
4 6 (18.18%) Finance
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) German Language
5 1 (3.03%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (3.03%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Commercial Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Vendor Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Architect
2 4 (12.12%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Data Architect
2 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Relationships Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Communications Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Customer Communications Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Customer Relationship Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Insight Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Core
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) OAuth
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Smart Meter
3 3 (9.09%) RIA
4 2 (6.06%) Blog
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 8 (24.24%) Commercial Awareness
3 8 (24.24%) Contract Management
3 8 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 8 (24.24%) Thought Leadership
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.12%) Change Control
6 4 (12.12%) Data Governance
6 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
6 4 (12.12%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C#
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCNP
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) GDPR
2 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.03%) Micro Focus
2 1 (3.03%) VMware