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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 124 132 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.036% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.072% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 - £215
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 - £11.00
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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
1406 1383 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.90% 49.73% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 650 372
Average daily rate £400 £380 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 77 78
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £29.15 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (86.96%) GIS
2 19 (82.61%) Telecoms
3 14 (60.87%) LTE
3 14 (60.87%) 3G
4 11 (47.83%) Radio Access Network
5 10 (43.48%) Performance Improvement
6 7 (30.43%) ArcGIS
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Project Management
8 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
8 5 (21.74%) 4G
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) Python
9 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 4 (17.39%) ESRI
9 4 (17.39%) ArcObjects
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) ArcSDE
10 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) Validation
10 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.04%) Marketing
10 3 (13.04%) Actix
10 3 (13.04%) SQL
10 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
10 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (30.43%) ArcGIS
2 4 (17.39%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) 3G
1 14 (60.87%) LTE
2 11 (47.83%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (21.74%) 4G
3 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
4 2 (8.70%) VoLTE
General
1 19 (82.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) GIS
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Performance Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
1 4 (17.39%) ESRI
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Actix
2 3 (13.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (8.70%) Nokia
4 1 (4.35%) Google