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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
K2 blackpearl
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
369 411 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.42% 16.34% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 212 196
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 21
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.45 £8.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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

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Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

K2 blackpearl Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

K2 blackpearl
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 K2 blackpearl within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading - 8 £525 - 1
K2 blackpearl
South East

K2 blackpearl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl.

1 8 (88.89%) Workflow
1 8 (88.89%) Data Protection
2 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Python

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Workflow
1 8 (88.89%) Data Protection
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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