Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 144 170
Rank change year-on-year -21 +26 -
Contract jobs citing Internet of Things 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -34.62% -
10th Percentile £405 £370 £556
90th Percentile £420 £563 £750
South East median daily rate £434 £425 £563
% change year-on-year +2.06% -24.44% +251.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £41.50
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -42.35% +2.41% +84.44%

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 1,396 1,224 1,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.78% 31.95% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 548 742
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +4.38% +2.56%
10th Percentile £220 £249 £250
90th Percentile £575 £600 £562
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 70 64
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -28.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.00 £11.48
90th Percentile £46.60 £31.35 £41.20
South East median hourly rate £28.75 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +59.72% -21.74% +35.29%

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
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 20 August 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 £413 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Internet of Things
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (20.00%) HDInsight
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Data Science
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) HDInsight
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Science
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification