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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mapinfo
Rank 115 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.18% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.39% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £400 £485
% change year-on-year
-32.50% -17.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
1253 1294 1302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.23% 47.87% 49.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 622 613
Average daily rate £380 £388 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 39 67
Average hourly rate £27.94 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.33% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.50 £29.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bracknell - 2 - -
Mapinfo
South East

Mapinfo
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) 3G
2 7 (77.78%) RNC
3 6 (66.67%) LTE
3 6 (66.67%) Ericsson
3 6 (66.67%) 2G
3 6 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
4 5 (55.56%) Actix
5 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (22.22%) 4G
6 2 (22.22%) GIS
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Netcool
7 1 (11.11%) Remedy
7 1 (11.11%) ComArch
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) 3G
2 7 (77.78%) RNC
3 6 (66.67%) 2G
3 6 (66.67%) LTE
4 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (22.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 3G Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) LTE Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Optimisation Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior 3G Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Databuild Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 5 (55.56%) Actix
3 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (11.11%) ComArch
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy