Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IFS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IFS over the 6 months to 14 December 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 IFS AB.

IFS
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing IFS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.19% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median daily rate - - -
Berkshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

IFS 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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 711 670 789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 45.09% 52.47% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 368 374
Reading median daily rate £425 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81% -5.66%
10th Percentile £188 £271 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 55
Reading median hourly rate £21.75 £17.48 £12.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.43% +41.83% -42.81%
10th Percentile £10.15 £10.01 £9.25
90th Percentile £64.35 £47.50 £50.31
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +31.03% +11.54% -33.33%

IFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing IFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for IFS in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IFS 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 IFS.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PACS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

IFS
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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Controller
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) PACS
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP