The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FrontRange products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FrontRange over the 3 months to 19 September 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 FrontRange Solutions.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FrontRange
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FrontRange 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £150 - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
400 515 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.03% 50.64% 56.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 215 224
Average daily rate £388 £385 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +11.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 21 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £45.00 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

FrontRange
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FrontRange Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

FrontRange Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

FrontRange Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing FrontRange 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 FrontRange.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow

FrontRange
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing FrontRange 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 FrontRange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow