Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 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.

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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 87 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - -
Contract jobs citing IFS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.073% 0.073% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median daily rate - £400 -
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £400 -
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -
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 650 702 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.24% 51.54% 48.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 417 260
Reading median daily rate £466 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.71% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £257 £250 £207
90th Percentile £625 £625 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £416
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.10% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 60
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% +16.67% -19.16%
10th Percentile £13.15 £11.34 £9.25
90th Percentile £84.65 £52.75 £53.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £17.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -9.26% +25.93% +8.00%

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 25 June 2019, 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO