Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Escalation Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading 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.

Escalation Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Escalation Engineer 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.078% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Reading median daily rate - - £363
Berkshire median daily rate - - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1201 1346 1820
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.39% 90.40% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 719 1083
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £228 £220
90th Percentile £575 £570 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 78 129
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.08% -31.55% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.00 £43.28 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Escalation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Escalation Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Escalation Engineer in Reading

Escalation Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Escalation Engineer in Reading

Escalation Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Escalation Engineer 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 Reading region featuring Escalation Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

Escalation Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy