Period
to 23 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Third Line Support
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 29 34
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.44% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Slough median daily rate - £275 £275
Berkshire median daily rate £216 £210 £275
% change year-on-year +2.86% -23.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £43.28

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 314 225 280
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.81% 92.98% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 153 198
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.84% -5.77%
10th Percentile £225 £264 £206
90th Percentile £550 £555 £534
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 13
Slough median hourly rate £14.00 £41.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.85% +164.52% +29.17%
10th Percentile £12.09 £40.50 £9.62
90th Percentile £17.50 £41.50 £41.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +9.38% -1.69% -22.37%

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Slough

3rd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Slough

3rd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Slough