The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank - - 130
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessWorks
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
219 118 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.62% 4.46% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 73 94
Average daily rate £428 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £590 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Rendezvous
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Case Management
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle