The first table below looks at the demand for BusinessWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 23 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 of the Business Applications category for the Reading 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 64 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.10% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.45% 1.10% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
55 91 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.18% 9.35% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 21
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £328 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
BusinessWorks
Berkshire

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in Reading

BusinessWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the Reading region.

BusinessWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

BusinessWorks
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Borland
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) PVCS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) StarTeam

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PVCS
1 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Borland