Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 14 November 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.

Customer Requirements
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 25 39
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 -1
Contract jobs citing Customer Requirements 1 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.29% 3.09% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 3.98% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Slough median daily rate £395 £313 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.40% -43.18% +6.80%
10th Percentile £388 £250 £525
90th Percentile £403 £474 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +12.18% -8.24% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £33.00 -

Customer Requirements 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 285 226 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.43% 77.66% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 154 161
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% +2.84%
10th Percentile £202 £266 £225
90th Percentile £559 £569 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.93% +1.82% -42.11%
10th Percentile £13.09 £14.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.50 £16.80 £40.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -41.67%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Slough

Customer Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer Requirements in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 Requirements.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Customer Requirements
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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware