The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 92 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 28 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 1.66% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 2.42% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 12
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £173 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £470 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £187.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £25.39
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1852 1656 2064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.61% 68.89% 65.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 740 795
Average daily rate £375 £400 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 40
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Data Analysis
South East

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -4 7 £275 -20.00% 4
Maidenhead -1 4 £190 -20.83%
Newbury -2 2 £398 -
Slough +1 1 - -
Bracknell 0 1 £225 -
Wokingham -1 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £174 -
Data Analysis
South East

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 31 (39.24%) SQL
2 23 (29.11%) Data Modelling
2 23 (29.11%) Finance
3 21 (26.58%) Degree
4 20 (25.32%) Telecoms
5 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
5 18 (22.78%) Data Mining
6 17 (21.52%) ETL
7 16 (20.25%) Marketing
8 15 (18.99%) Data Management
9 14 (17.72%) Migration
10 13 (16.46%) Data Migration
10 13 (16.46%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
12 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
12 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.66%) Analytics
13 9 (11.39%) Oracle
13 9 (11.39%) Billing
14 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
14 8 (10.13%) Data Architecture
15 7 (8.86%) Master Data Management
15 7 (8.86%) WebTrends
15 7 (8.86%) MS Access
15 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
15 7 (8.86%) Web Analytics
15 7 (8.86%) Retail
16 6 (7.59%) Validation
16 6 (7.59%) Google
16 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.33%) ArcGIS
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) SAS
3 1 (1.27%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.80%) MS Office
5 2 (2.53%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.27%) MS Project
6 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) WebTrends
2 6 (7.59%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.59%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.27%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) 3G
2 3 (3.80%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.27%) SMS
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) Data Mining
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.86%) MS Access
4 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.33%) QlikView
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.27%) MySQL
9 1 (1.27%) DB2
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 20 (25.32%) Telecoms
3 16 (20.25%) Marketing
4 9 (11.39%) Billing
5 7 (8.86%) Retail
6 4 (5.06%) Publishing
6 4 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Analyst
2 19 (24.05%) Data Analyst
3 8 (10.13%) Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Data Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Network Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Data Migration Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Report Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Information Analyst
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.53%) SQL DBA
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (2.53%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) HTML
2 5 (6.33%) ArcObjects
3 4 (5.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.27%) EDI
4 1 (1.27%) Middleware
4 1 (1.27%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.59%) EPoS
3 5 (6.33%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.33%) Social Media
3 5 (6.33%) Statistics
3 5 (6.33%) GIS
4 2 (2.53%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) SCORM
5 1 (1.27%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Data Modelling
2 17 (21.52%) ETL
3 15 (18.99%) Data Management
4 14 (17.72%) Migration
5 13 (16.46%) Data Migration
5 13 (16.46%) Data Cleansing
6 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.66%) Analytics
7 8 (10.13%) Data Architecture
7 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.86%) Web Analytics
8 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.86%) Master Data Management
9 6 (7.59%) Customer Analytics
9 6 (7.59%) Validation
9 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.33%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (6.33%) Data Validation
10 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Java
2 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Python
3 3 (3.80%) VBA
4 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.53%) VB
5 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) CISSP
3 1 (1.27%) CISA
3 1 (1.27%) CISM
3 1 (1.27%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.27%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.27%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Google
2 6 (7.59%) Hitwise
3 5 (6.33%) ESRI
3 5 (6.33%) Informatica
4 4 (5.06%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) hybris
6 1 (1.27%) Docent
6 1 (1.27%) Omniture
6 1 (1.27%) Tableau
6 1 (1.27%) Cognos
6 1 (1.27%) Progress
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.27%) BMC
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