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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mapinfo
Rank 122 127 137
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.63% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £170 £265
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -35.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £130.00 - £24.00
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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
1100 1279 1637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.68% 49.84% 52.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 509 548
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £209 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 50 48
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
3 3 (60.00%) GIS
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Actix
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (20.00%) 4G
5 1 (20.00%) 2G
5 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Huawei
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) HSPA
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) MS Access
5 1 (20.00%) GPRS
5 1 (20.00%) UMTS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
3 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) 2G
4 1 (20.00%) HSPA
4 1 (20.00%) GPRS
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Actix
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft