Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for RSpec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RSpec over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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.

RSpec
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing RSpec 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Reading median daily rate - - £300
Berkshire median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

RSpec is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 163 150 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.68% 10.10% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 81 143
Reading median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £293 £263 £269
90th Percentile £506 £488 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £398 £400 £364
% change year-on-year -0.63% +9.97% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.50
10th Percentile £13.20 - £25.75
90th Percentile £29.00 - £27.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%

RSpec
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for RSpec in Reading

RSpec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RSpec in Reading