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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mapinfo
Rank 117 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Mapinfo 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.035% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.071% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £260 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 - £13.00
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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
1402 1405 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.53% 49.58% 46.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 664 392
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 76 70
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.59 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.88 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (52.17%) ArcGIS
4 10 (43.48%) Degree
5 9 (39.13%) 3G
5 9 (39.13%) LTE
6 8 (34.78%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (30.43%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Improvement
7 7 (30.43%) MATLAB
7 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
7 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) Validation
7 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Project Management
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
9 5 (21.74%) 4G
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) Python
10 4 (17.39%) ESRI
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) ArcSDE
10 4 (17.39%) ArcObjects
11 3 (13.04%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) SQL
11 3 (13.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 3 (13.04%) Actix

Mapinfo
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (52.17%) ArcGIS
2 4 (17.39%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) 3G
1 9 (39.13%) LTE
2 8 (34.78%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (21.74%) 4G
3 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
4 2 (8.70%) VoLTE
General
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Data Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
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
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modeller
5 1 (4.35%) GIS Technician
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 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
1 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Validation
1 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
1 7 (30.43%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
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 7 (30.43%) MATLAB
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) ESRI
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Actix
3 3 (13.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (8.70%) Nokia
5 1 (4.35%) Google