The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mapinfo products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mapinfo over the 3 months to 30 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Mapinfo Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 110 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 10 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.080% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.17% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£280 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £304 - £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 - £319
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -
Mapinfo
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1323 1177 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.56% 46.99% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 516 442
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 35 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.68 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.36% -20.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £31.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

Mapinfo
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Mapinfo Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mapinfo
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Mapinfo Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mapinfo
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Mapinfo Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mapinfo
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 Mapinfo within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 4 - -
Slough +1 3 £280 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Mapinfo
South East

Mapinfo
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo.

1 13 (61.90%) GIS
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
2 11 (52.38%) ArcGIS
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (33.33%) 4G
5 7 (33.33%) 3G
6 6 (28.57%) MATLAB
6 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (28.57%) Validation
6 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) LTE
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) MS Office
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (19.05%) Greenplum
9 3 (14.29%) Actix
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Nokia
9 3 (14.29%) Network Design
10 2 (9.52%) Project Management
10 2 (9.52%) 3GPP
10 2 (9.52%) VoLTE
10 2 (9.52%) Algorithms

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mapinfo 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 Mapinfo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (52.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (33.33%) 4G
2 7 (33.33%) 3G
3 6 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (9.52%) 3GPP
4 2 (9.52%) VoLTE
5 1 (4.76%) 2G
5 1 (4.76%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) RAN Performance Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Manager
2 5 (23.81%) GIS Technician
2 5 (23.81%) Data Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Network Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Data Modeller
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Validation
1 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool
1 1 (4.76%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Greenplum
3 3 (14.29%) Actix
3 3 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) Ericsson