The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 114 125 130
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.041% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.16% 0.55% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
190 183 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.58% 7.50% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 54 78
Average daily rate £400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £593 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -38.46%
BusinessWorks
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BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BusinessWorks across the Berkshire region.

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BusinessWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the Berkshire region.

BusinessWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BusinessWorks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BusinessWorks.

1 7 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 5 (71.43%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) PVCS
6 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BusinessWorks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (14.29%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) PVCS
1 1 (14.29%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) TIBCO Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) HPUX
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Borland