The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Redknee 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 Redknee 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Redknee, Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Redknee
Rank 118 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Redknee 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Redknee
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
1165 1313 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.19% 50.17% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 565 528
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Redknee
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Redknee Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Redknee
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Redknee Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Redknee
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 Redknee within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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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
Slough 0 5 £375 - 1
Redknee
South East

Redknee
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Redknee 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 Redknee.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) NFS
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
1 8 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) RHCE

Redknee
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Redknee 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 Redknee. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Project Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) JNCIA
2 6 (75.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat