The table below looks at the statistics for K2 blackpearl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
K2 blackpearl
Rank - 122 -
Contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
K2 blackpearl
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
400 350 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.03% 13.65% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 201 226
Median daily rate £436 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.06% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -15.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

K2 blackpearl
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing K2 blackpearl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

K2 blackpearl Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the Berkshire region.

K2 blackpearl Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

K2 blackpearl
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing K2 blackpearl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for K2 blackpearl.

1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita