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

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Sony Corporation.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sony
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sony 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sony
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
1250 1261 1273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.19% 47.64% 48.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 608 613
Average daily rate £380 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 31 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £28.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sony
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sony Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sony
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 Sony 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £415 -
Sony
South East

Sony
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL