The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Siemens 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 Siemens over the 3 months to 18 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 Vendors 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Siemens AG.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Siemens
Rank 72 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Siemens 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.77% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £480 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £425 £323
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +31.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -47.50%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
559 389 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 52.05% 50.39% 55.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 149 217
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 28
Average hourly rate £14.67 £28.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.60% +93.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £14.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Siemens
Berkshire

Siemens
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Siemens Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Siemens
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Siemens Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Siemens
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Siemens Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Siemens
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Siemens 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 Siemens.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Genesys
1 2 (100.00%) Empirix
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) WFM
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Verint

Siemens
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Siemens 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 Siemens. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) WFM
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Genesys
1 2 (100.00%) Empirix
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Verint