The table below looks at the statistics for K2 blackpearl skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
K2 blackpearl
Rank - 64 -
Contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.64% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
125 155 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.92% 16.56% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 94 83
Median daily rate £419 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% -16.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing K2 blackpearl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl across the Reading region.

K2 blackpearl Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing K2 blackpearl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for K2 blackpearl.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared