The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Software
Rank 97 115 94
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 27 11 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.44% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.79% 2.36% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 13
Average daily rate £398 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.21% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £368 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.27% +29.03%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
564 467 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.92% 18.57% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 171 267
Average daily rate £370 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 26
Average hourly rate £16.36 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.51% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.73 £13.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
Enterprise Software
South East

Enterprise Software
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Enterprise Software Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Enterprise Software
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Software across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Enterprise Software Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Enterprise Software
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Enterprise Software Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Enterprise Software
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Software within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 14 £398 +15.21% 6
Bracknell - 3 £375 - 2
Slough - 2 £450 -
Newbury - 2 £350 -
Maidenhead -8 1 £213 -22.72%
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
Enterprise Software
South East

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
1 10 (26.32%) SOA
1 10 (26.32%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) CRM
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) XML
6 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.53%) Middleware
7 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Siebel
7 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
7 4 (10.53%) WCF
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Service Management
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
8 3 (7.89%) SIEM
8 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
8 3 (7.89%) Revenue Management
8 3 (7.89%) SaaS
8 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) RDBMS

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) LTE
2 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.63%) 3G
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) Extranet
2 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) ERwin
1 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Architect
2 11 (28.95%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.42%) BSS Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Applications Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 4 (10.53%) SOAP
2 4 (10.53%) WCF
3 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) XSD
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.26%) Mason
5 1 (2.63%) GWT
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) CSS3
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.63%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) SOA
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) CRM
4 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
6 3 (7.89%) SIEM
6 3 (7.89%) Revenue Management
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Modelling
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.26%) EAI
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) UML
7 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) COBIT
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Siebel
3 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter
5 1 (2.63%) FrontRange
5 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (2.63%) BMC
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) HP