Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 29 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +8
Contract jobs citing Customer-Centricity 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.31% 1.41% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 1.86% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Slough median daily rate £575 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.39% - -25.48%
10th Percentile £438 £318 £369
90th Percentile £647 £548 £406
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £325 £463
% change year-on-year +61.54% -29.73% +2.78%
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 247 215 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.52% 75.70% 80.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 156 162
Slough median daily rate £400 £413 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +8.20% +8.93%
10th Percentile £208 £253 £251
90th Percentile £548 £563 £494
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Slough median hourly rate £19.25 £14.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +5.66% -28.38%
10th Percentile £17.63 £13.15 £10.85
90th Percentile £20.68 £16.73 £19.38
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +45.00% -9.09% -26.67%

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 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Customer-Centricity in Slough

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (42.86%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
2 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) UXPin
2 3 (42.86%) InVision
2 3 (42.86%) Framer.js
2 3 (42.86%) Value Proposition
3 1 (14.29%) Due Diligence
3 1 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) InVision
1 3 (42.86%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (42.86%) UXPin
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
1 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Designer
1 3 (42.86%) Product Manager
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience Researcher
1 3 (42.86%) UX Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS3
1 3 (42.86%) Framer.js
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Value Proposition
2 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Due Diligence
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) SAP