The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 9 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Inversion of Control
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
262 207 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.93% 23.71% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 106 146
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 3
Average hourly rate £37.65 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.63% -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) Autofac
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Datazen
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) OLE
2 2 (66.67%) OLE DB
2 2 (66.67%) ADO
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ODBC

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) Mule
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Datazen
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ADO
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Autofac
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ODBC
2 2 (66.67%) OLE
2 2 (66.67%) OLE DB
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSD
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy