Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Internet of Things in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet of Things over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet of Things (IoT, Internet of Everything)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 162 170
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 +19
Contract jobs citing Internet of Things 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.075% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.26% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Berkshire median daily rate £370 £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% -26.09% +6.98%
10th Percentile £342 £403 £425
90th Percentile £510 £438 £750
South East median daily rate £373 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -12.35% +6.25% -25.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00

Internet of Things is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,370 1,169 1,383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 34.08% 29.21% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 564 741
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £220 £230 £226
90th Percentile £588 £552 £538
South East median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 53 64
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +15.53% +10.17%
10th Percentile £9.98 £12.25 £12.22
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.52 £58.87
South East median hourly rate £26.87 £18.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +45.22% -29.52% +59.09%

Internet of Things
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Internet of Things as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Internet of Things in Berkshire

Internet of Things
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Internet of Things in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet of Things in Berkshire

Internet of Things
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet of Things in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet of Things in Berkshire

Internet of Things
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet of Things within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £510 - 2
Newbury - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £375 -
Internet of Things
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet of Things also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Internet of Things.

1 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Service Design
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) PostGIS
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) MQTT
5 2 (22.22%) Infotainment
5 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Telematics
5 2 (22.22%) Product Management

Internet of Things
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) MQTT
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Process Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Metering Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) PostGIS
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Infotainment
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Design
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (22.22%) Telematics
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Remote Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Swim Lanes
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy