Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for WFM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WFM over the 6 months to 19 October 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.

Workforce Management (WFM)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 87 95
Contract jobs citing WFM 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Reading median daily rate - £456 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.75% -4.76%
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £350
% change year-on-year +16.67% +28.57% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

WFM 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 1,237 1,046 1,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.14% 83.21% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 593 686
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £217 £275 £228
90th Percentile £576 £575 £569
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 45
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -28.41% -15.66%
10th Percentile £13.10 £11.05 £14.25
90th Percentile £56.75 £47.50 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% -33.96%

WFM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for WFM in Reading

WFM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WFM in Reading