The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of NEC 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 NEC over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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 NEC Corporation.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NEC
Rank 120 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing NEC 6 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.85% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £273 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1197 1181 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.65% 48.28% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 440 539
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 48 68
Average hourly rate £18.36 £23.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
NEC
South East

NEC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

NEC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NEC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

NEC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NEC
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 NEC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Bracknell - - - - 1
NEC
South East

NEC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NEC 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 NEC.

1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Logistics
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (33.33%) 2G
3 2 (33.33%) BT
4 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
4 1 (16.67%) HNC
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) NDS
4 1 (16.67%) 3G

NEC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NEC 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 NEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) 2G
2 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Logistics
1 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NDS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks