The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Payment in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Payment over the 3 months to 5 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Payment
Rank 121 125 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Mobile Payment 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £338 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.50 -
Mobile Payment
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
715 718 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.14% 27.13% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 333 397
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 42
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £13.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £38.80 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile Payment
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Mobile Payment Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mobile Payment
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Mobile Payment Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mobile Payment
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 Mobile Payment within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
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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 - 2 £338 -
Mobile Payment
South East

Mobile Payment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mobile Payment 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 Mobile Payment.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Transition Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (60.00%) MBA
3 3 (60.00%) Intranet
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL

Mobile Payment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mobile Payment 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 Mobile Payment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) FTP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) SSH
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (60.00%) Transition Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MBA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat