The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 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 Line 500 over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage Line 500
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Line 500 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
158 159 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.25% 6.29% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 71 51
Average daily rate £450 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £276 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Line 500 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire