The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL 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 IDOL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank - 60 63
Contract jobs citing IDOL 0 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 1.52% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 8.06% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £348 £1,000
% change year-on-year
- -65.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
165 186 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.39% 18.86% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 109 63
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IDOL 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 IDOL across the Reading region.

IDOL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Meridio
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Meridio