The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Meridio 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 Meridio over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Meridio, Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Meridio
Rank 124 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Meridio 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.076% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Meridio
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
1291 1236 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.74% 47.96% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 621 470
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 46 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.40 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Meridio
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Meridio Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Meridio
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Meridio Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Meridio
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Meridio Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Meridio
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 Meridio within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 +16 2 £350 -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Meridio
South East

Meridio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Meridio 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 Meridio.

1 6 (100.00%) IDOL
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Document Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) DTS
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL

Meridio
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Meridio 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 Meridio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) IDOL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) DTS
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
1 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google