The first table below looks at the demand for MSI 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 MSI over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Reading region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - 63 55
Contract jobs citing MSI 0 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.79% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.88% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate - £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £315 £288
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £16.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+163.63% -10.81%
Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 102 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.60% 13.35% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 36 22
Average daily rate £313 £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £201 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
MSI
Berkshire

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MSI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MSI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MSI across the Reading region.

MSI Hourly Rate Trend in Reading