The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL 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 IDOL over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank - 114 114
Contract jobs citing IDOL 0 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.04% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £313 £425
% change year-on-year
- -26.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
375 371 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.63% 14.77% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 177 163
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £100.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.05% +228.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £30.45 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £170.05 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IDOL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IDOL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IDOL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IDOL
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Meridio
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Meridio