The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 1 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 69 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 51 47 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.08% 1.83% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.64% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 21
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£390 £345 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -9.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £48.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-60.41% +143.03%
Analytics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1805 1782 2003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.76% 69.42% 66.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 818 735
Average daily rate £388 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 38
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £40.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Analytics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 19 £450 +53.84% 2
Bracknell +6 8 £495 +32.00% 2
Maidenhead -1 4 £208 -13.54% 2
Newbury +5 3 £350 -17.64%
Slough -1 1 - - 2
Windsor - - - -
Analytics
South East

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 55 (49.11%) Marketing
2 40 (35.71%) Web Analytics
3 34 (30.36%) Digital Marketing
4 30 (26.79%) HTML
5 23 (20.54%) SEO
6 21 (18.75%) Finance
6 21 (18.75%) .NET
6 21 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 20 (17.86%) CMS
8 19 (16.96%) Degree
9 18 (16.07%) Google
9 18 (16.07%) Social Media
10 17 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (15.18%) Google Analytics
10 17 (15.18%) SQL
11 15 (13.39%) Java
11 15 (13.39%) Oracle
12 12 (10.71%) JavaScript
12 12 (10.71%) XML
12 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (10.71%) Adobe
12 12 (10.71%) WebTrends
13 11 (9.82%) Project Management
13 11 (9.82%) Data Mining
13 11 (9.82%) Data Modelling
13 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.82%) Content Management
13 11 (9.82%) Marketing Strategy
13 11 (9.82%) Data Analytics
14 10 (8.93%) Security Cleared

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (17.86%) CMS
2 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.14%) Drupal
4 6 (5.36%) IIS
4 6 (5.36%) Magnolia
5 4 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.79%) Lync
6 2 (1.79%) Confluence
6 2 (1.79%) SAS
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.46%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.57%) MS Office
5 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.79%) SPSS
7 1 (0.89%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Google Analytics
2 12 (10.71%) WebTrends
3 8 (7.14%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Force.com
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) Internet
2 3 (2.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.89%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
1 11 (9.82%) Data Mining
2 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.57%) Big Data
4 4 (3.57%) Triplestore
5 3 (2.68%) QlikView
5 3 (2.68%) DB2
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.89%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.89%) OLAP
7 1 (0.89%) MySQL
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.57%) Ant
2 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.68%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.79%) JIRA
4 2 (1.79%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.79%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 55 (49.11%) Marketing
2 21 (18.75%) Finance
3 8 (7.14%) Retail
3 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (5.36%) Dutch Language
6 5 (4.46%) French Language
6 5 (4.46%) Automotive
7 3 (2.68%) Electronics
7 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.68%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.68%) Japanese Language
7 3 (2.68%) Korean Language
7 3 (2.68%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (2.68%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.68%) Swedish Language
7 3 (2.68%) Danish Language
8 2 (1.79%) Publishing
8 2 (1.79%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (16.96%) Developer
1 19 (16.96%) Analyst
2 8 (7.14%) Designer
3 7 (6.25%) Architect
3 7 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (5.36%) Consultant
4 6 (5.36%) Project Manager
4 6 (5.36%) Data Analyst
4 6 (5.36%) Planning Manager
5 5 (4.46%) Senior Planning Manager
5 5 (4.46%) Senior Manager
5 5 (4.46%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Ontologist
6 4 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.57%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 4 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Marketing Manager
7 3 (2.68%) Business Manager
7 3 (2.68%) Web Producer
7 3 (2.68%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.79%) HTML
2 21 (18.75%) .NET
3 12 (10.71%) XML
4 10 (8.93%) CSS
5 9 (8.04%) HTML5
6 8 (7.14%) Web Services
7 6 (5.36%) SOAP
7 6 (5.36%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.36%) jQuery
8 5 (4.46%) RESTful
8 5 (4.46%) Visualforce
8 5 (4.46%) CSS3
8 5 (4.46%) Ajax
8 5 (4.46%) J2EE
9 4 (3.57%) JSP
10 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.68%) XSLT
10 3 (2.68%) Flash
10 3 (2.68%) Backbone.js
10 3 (2.68%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Social Media
2 8 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 7 (6.25%) Open Source
3 7 (6.25%) W3C
4 6 (5.36%) EPoS
5 5 (4.46%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.57%) Semantic Web
6 4 (3.57%) Life Science
6 4 (3.57%) Ontologies
7 3 (2.68%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.68%) DTV
7 3 (2.68%) Wiki
8 2 (1.79%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.79%) Statistics
8 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.89%) NHS
9 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 6 (5.36%) Linux
3 5 (4.46%) AIX
3 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.57%) Android
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.71%) Web Analytics
2 34 (30.36%) Digital Marketing
3 23 (20.54%) SEO
4 21 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 17 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.82%) Project Management
7 11 (9.82%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.82%) Content Management
7 11 (9.82%) Marketing Strategy
7 11 (9.82%) Data Analytics
8 9 (8.04%) Email Marketing
9 8 (7.14%) CRM
9 8 (7.14%) Migration
10 7 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.25%) Business Analytics
11 6 (5.36%) Customer Analytics
11 6 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (5.36%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) SQL
2 15 (13.39%) Java
3 12 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.14%) C#
4 8 (7.14%) R
5 7 (6.25%) Perl
6 5 (4.46%) Apex Code
7 4 (3.57%) PHP
7 4 (3.57%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Degree
2 10 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) PMP
5 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ACCA
6 1 (0.89%) CIMA
6 1 (0.89%) PhD
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.89%) XenApp
2 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (4.46%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.89%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Google
2 15 (13.39%) Oracle
3 12 (10.71%) Adobe
4 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (5.36%) IBM
6 6 (5.36%) Omniture
6 6 (5.36%) Hitwise
7 5 (4.46%) Brocade
8 4 (3.57%) Cognos
8 4 (3.57%) Siebel
9 3 (2.68%) SAP
9 3 (2.68%) HP
9 3 (2.68%) JDA
9 3 (2.68%) Manugistics
9 3 (2.68%) Unica
10 2 (1.79%) Appcelerator
10 2 (1.79%) Aveksa
10 2 (1.79%) SmartFocus
10 2 (1.79%) ExactTarget