Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 80 104
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24 +2
Contract jobs citing WFM 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.41% 0.56% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.68% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Reading median daily rate £425 £519 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.07% +9.21% -9.52%
10th Percentile £413 £424 £453
90th Percentile £478 £568 £558
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £550 £463
% change year-on-year -13.64% +18.92% -11.90%
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 1,263 1,023 1,407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.57% 81.19% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 527 814
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £223 £267 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 49 37
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -24.99% -3.16%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £10.85
90th Percentile £49.25 £54.13 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +45.00% -9.09% -26.67%

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
1 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) PMI
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) IVR
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) CTI
5 1 (16.67%) VXML
5 1 (16.67%) SCCP

WFM
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) IP Telephony
1 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) CTI
2 1 (16.67%) H.323
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) QSIG
2 1 (16.67%) SCCP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IVR
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft