Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 10 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.

Risk Assessment
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 71 92
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 +4
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 2 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.13% 1.59% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.89% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 2
Reading median daily rate £505 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.25% -0.62% +5.92%
10th Percentile £462 £344 £366
90th Percentile £564 £400 £433
Berkshire median daily rate £341 £400 £610
% change year-on-year -14.69% -34.43% +79.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Risk Assessment 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 1,358 1,057 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.22% 83.82% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 641 611
Reading median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £221 £270 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 45
Reading median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.86% -37.78% -27.18%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.75 £12.45
90th Percentile £56.75 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +48.28% -21.62% -27.55%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Reading

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Risk Assessment.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) Def Stans

Risk Assessment
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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508