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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
K2 blackpearl
Rank - - 132
Contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £499
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -34.86%
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 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
436 526 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.41% 20.09% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 298 158
Average daily rate £401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £287 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.75 £42.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

K2 blackpearl
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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