Period
to 24 May 2019

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

Network Optimisation
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 92 91
Contract jobs citing Network Optimisation 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.075% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.088% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median daily rate - - -
Berkshire median daily rate £208 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Network Optimisation 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 1,211 1,133 1,076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.44% 85.25% 81.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 713 540
Reading median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £330 £263 £244
90th Percentile £625 £611 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 41
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.30% +13.16% -13.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.65 £15.00
90th Percentile £83.75 £53.13 £57.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%

Network Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Optimisation in Reading

Network Optimisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Optimisation in Reading