Period
to 24 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Customer Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Engagement over the 6 months to 24 March 2019 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.

Customer Engagement
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - +34 +9
Contract jobs citing Customer Engagement 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.93% - 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Slough median daily rate £388 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £490 £375 £335
% change year-on-year +30.67% +11.94% -29.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Customer Engagement 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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 279 190 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 86.92% 76.92% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 118 164
Slough median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £225 £310 £227
90th Percentile £550 £588 £556
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.29% - +127.78%
10th Percentile £11.90 £40.50 £23.40
90th Percentile £18.00 £41.50 £41.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -12.90% -28.07%

Customer Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Customer Engagement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Engagement in Slough

Customer Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Customer Engagement in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Engagement in Slough

Customer Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Engagement in Slough over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer Engagement in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Engagement 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 Slough region with a requirement for Customer Engagement.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (66.67%) Workshop Facilitation
1 2 (66.67%) Epics
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Customer Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Epics
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Workshop Facilitation
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP