Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for VME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VME 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.

ICL VME
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 32 41
Contract jobs citing VME 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.68% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.30% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median daily rate - - -
Berkshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

VME is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 68 87 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 20.00% 29.59% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 59
Slough median daily rate £305 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.86% +3.57% -2.44%
10th Percentile £208 £245 £177
90th Percentile £495 £550 £469
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.95% -12.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £15.68 £13.45 £16.30
90th Percentile £20.00 £17.05 £19.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +21.43% +12.00% -42.00%