The first table below looks at the demand for RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe RoboHelp
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RoboHelp 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.070% - -
As % of the Applications category 0.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £260 £225
% change year-on-year
-4.80% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 -
Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
466 397 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.33% 16.15% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 110 152
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £203 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 74 42
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.27% +122.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £12.98 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £36.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
RoboHelp
South East

RoboHelp
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

RoboHelp Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RoboHelp
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

RoboHelp Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RoboHelp
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp.

1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Internet

RoboHelp
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RoboHelp 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 RoboHelp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Author
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Author
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA