Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Customer-Centricity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Customer-Centricity over the 6 months to 19 October 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-Centric
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 29 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 -
Contract jobs citing Customer-Centricity 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.18% 1.70% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 2.23% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Slough median daily rate £500 £344 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -11.29% -
10th Percentile £404 £318 £369
90th Percentile £609 £516 £406
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £394 £388
% change year-on-year +33.33% +1.61% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Customer-Centricity 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 280 224 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 82.35% 76.19% 80.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 148 173
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £207 £261 £251
90th Percentile £552 £550 £486
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.93% +12.00% -39.02%
10th Percentile £15.68 £14.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.70 £16.80 £40.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% -33.96%

Customer-Centricity
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Customer-Centricity in Slough

Customer-Centricity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Customer-Centricity in Slough

Customer-Centricity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Customer-Centricity in Slough over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer-Centricity in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Customer-Centricity 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-Centricity.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Value Proposition
2 1 (25.00%) Due Diligence
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Java

Customer-Centricity
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 (25.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) OSS Programme Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Due Diligence
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Value Proposition
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (25.00%) SAP