The table below looks at the statistics for Modbus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modbus over the 3 months to 21 October 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modbus
Rank - - 140
Contract jobs citing Modbus 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
642 672 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.00% 25.68% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 217 243
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £164 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 30
Average hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £19.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +53.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -

Modbus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Modbus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire