The table below looks at the statistics for IMAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IMAP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing IMAP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 202 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.44% 20.76% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 103 90
Median daily rate £433 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.89 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.26 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

IMAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing IMAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IMAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IMAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IMAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading