Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Platform Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Platform Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 106 105
Contract jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.17% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Reading median daily rate - £380 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.00% +25.00%
Berkshire median daily rate - £380 £500
% change year-on-year - -24.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1193 1688 1809
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 92.84% 93.05% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 966 1000
Reading median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £207 £241 £227
90th Percentile £575 £539 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.96% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 63 77
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -28.07% +30.61%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £55.84 £33.75 £39.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -30.00% +17.16%

Platform Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Platform Engineer in Reading

Platform Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Platform Engineer in Reading