Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 97 106
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 -
Contract jobs citing WFM 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.58% 0.070% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.086% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Reading median daily rate £425 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +23.53% -
10th Percentile £413 £488 £403
90th Percentile £448 £563 £448
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £280 £413
% change year-on-year +60.71% -32.12% -1.49%
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 1,007 1,160 1,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 83.02% 81.23% 78.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 584 932
Reading median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £220 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £537
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 68
Reading median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.75% -35.28% +54.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £50.82
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.59 £23.75
% change year-on-year -20.41% -25.94% +7.95%

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 24 February 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 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 3 (42.86%) PMI
5 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (42.86%) IVR
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
7 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Validation

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 7 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) IVR
1 3 (42.86%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco