The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 93 65 111
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +46
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 30 56 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 2.21% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 3.14% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 5
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£325 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £167 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £490 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £11.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.30 £22.83 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-11.07% -0.76%
Data Analysis
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
1815 1782 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.54% 70.41% 68.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 867 682
Average daily rate £400 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 41
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -9 6 £325 -23.07% 4
Slough +4 4 £218 - 1
Maidenhead +1 4 £168 -11.84%
Newbury +1 4 £375 -7.40%
Bracknell -1 3 - - 1
Thatcham - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Data Analysis
South East

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (42.31%) SQL
2 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 26 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 21 (26.92%) Data Modelling
5 19 (24.36%) Telecoms
6 18 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (21.79%) Finance
8 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (17.95%) Degree
10 11 (14.10%) Migration
11 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (12.82%) Validation
11 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
11 10 (12.82%) Project Management
11 10 (12.82%) Analytics
12 9 (11.54%) MS Office
13 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
13 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (10.26%) Marketing
13 8 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (10.26%) Data Migration
14 7 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
14 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (8.97%) Data Management
14 7 (8.97%) ETL
14 7 (8.97%) Oracle
14 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
14 7 (8.97%) MATLAB
14 7 (8.97%) Mapinfo

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (8.97%) ArcGIS
2 4 (5.13%) SAS
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.54%) MS Office
3 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.85%) SPSS
5 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Google Analytics
1 4 (5.13%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.56%) Force.com
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) 2G
1 2 (2.56%) 4G
2 1 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.28%) MVNO
2 1 (1.28%) 3G
2 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.85%) Big Data
6 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.28%) ActiveReports
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.28%) QlikView
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.28%) OLAP
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (24.36%) Telecoms
2 17 (21.79%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) Data Analyst
3 8 (10.26%) Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Data Manager
6 5 (6.41%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Data Migration Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Information Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Report Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Software Licensing Specialist
8 3 (3.85%) NHS Information Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Report Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Migration Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) HTML
1 2 (2.56%) Mason
1 2 (2.56%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.28%) MDX
2 1 (1.28%) XML
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) GIS
3 6 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.13%) NHS
6 3 (3.85%) Informatics
7 2 (2.56%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.56%) Social Media
7 2 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.28%) FMCG
8 1 (1.28%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) UNIX
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) Data Modelling
2 18 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.10%) Migration
4 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (12.82%) Validation
4 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.82%) Project Management
4 10 (12.82%) Analytics
5 8 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (10.26%) Data Migration
6 7 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (8.97%) Data Management
6 7 (8.97%) ETL
7 6 (7.69%) Data Architecture
7 6 (7.69%) Master Data Management
8 5 (6.41%) Data Transformation
9 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.13%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.97%) MATLAB
4 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.56%) Java
5 2 (2.56%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) CIPD
2 1 (1.28%) PMP
2 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) Mapinfo
3 6 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (6.41%) Informatica
5 4 (5.13%) Adobe
5 4 (5.13%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (5.13%) Google
6 3 (3.85%) Omniture
7 1 (1.28%) Facebook
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter
7 1 (1.28%) Hitwise
7 1 (1.28%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (1.28%) Cognos