The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Meridio 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 Meridio over the 3 months to 22 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 Meridio, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Meridio
Rank 63 65 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Contract jobs citing Meridio 4 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 1.77% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 3.49% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £475
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
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
400 516 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.19% 50.74% 56.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 217 225
Average daily rate £388 £385 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 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 £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Meridio
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Meridio Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Meridio
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Meridio Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Meridio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Meridio 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 Meridio.

1 22 (100.00%) IDOL
2 20 (90.91%) SharePoint Server
3 18 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Windows
5 13 (59.09%) SharePoint
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) .NET
6 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
7 11 (50.00%) Web Development
7 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (50.00%) C#
7 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (50.00%) MS Office
7 11 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (50.00%) Web Services
7 11 (50.00%) XML
7 11 (50.00%) Workflow
8 10 (45.45%) SLA
8 10 (45.45%) Document Management
9 8 (36.36%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 8 (36.36%) DTS
9 8 (36.36%) LDAP
9 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
9 8 (36.36%) OLAP
10 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared

Meridio
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Meridio 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 Meridio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (90.91%) SharePoint Server
2 13 (59.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) IDOL
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (36.36%) OLAP
3 8 (36.36%) DTS
4 1 (4.55%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 11 (50.00%) XML
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (36.36%) Windows SharePoint Services
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Workflow
1 11 (50.00%) Web Development
2 10 (45.45%) Document Management
3 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Google