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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 65 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 58 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.64% 1.49% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 1.95% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 18
Median daily rate £340 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.37% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.48 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.72 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-30.36% +59.55%
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
1768 1900 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.44% 76.31% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1102 891
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 62 31
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.12% +106.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +23 18 £396 +0.25% 2
Newbury +3 4 £225 -40.00%
Bracknell -5 4 £688 +71.87%
Maidenhead - 3 £375 -
Slough +2 2 £350 -10.25% 1
Hungerford - 1 £340 -
Thatcham - 1 - -
Data Analysis
South East

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 26 (30.59%) SQL
2 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
3 16 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (16.47%) MS Office
5 13 (15.29%) Validation
6 12 (14.12%) Python
7 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
8 10 (11.76%) Migration
8 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.76%) French Language
8 10 (11.76%) German Language
9 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
10 8 (9.41%) MS Visio
10 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
10 8 (9.41%) Finance
10 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
10 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
11 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
11 7 (8.24%) Data Migration
11 7 (8.24%) System Testing
11 7 (8.24%) Analytics
11 7 (8.24%) web2py
11 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (8.24%) Django
11 7 (8.24%) JSON
11 7 (8.24%) MySQL
11 7 (8.24%) Oracle
12 6 (7.06%) Change Management

Data Analysis
Top Related 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 5 (5.88%) SAS
2 4 (4.71%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.71%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.53%) CMS
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.47%) MS Office
3 8 (9.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.88%) SPSS
5 1 (1.18%) MS Project
5 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) BGP
2 1 (1.18%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) IPsec
2 1 (1.18%) MPLS
2 1 (1.18%) OSPF
2 1 (1.18%) RSVP
2 1 (1.18%) VPN
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.88%) Big Data
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.71%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.53%) QlikView
6 1 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.18%) MS Access
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (11.76%) French Language
1 10 (11.76%) German Language
1 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Automotive
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
5 2 (2.35%) Billing
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Military
6 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Analyst
2 17 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Business Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Auditor
6 7 (8.24%) Programmer
6 7 (8.24%) Python Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Python Programmer
7 5 (5.88%) Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.71%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 3 (3.53%) Product Business Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.53%) SIEM Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) Django
1 7 (8.24%) JSON
1 7 (8.24%) web2py
2 4 (4.71%) NumPy
2 4 (4.71%) Pandas
2 4 (4.71%) scikit-learn
2 4 (4.71%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.71%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.71%) Smart Energy
5 4 (4.71%) Statistics
6 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.35%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.35%) FMCG
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (15.29%) Validation
3 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.76%) Migration
4 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
5 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
5 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.24%) Analytics
6 7 (8.24%) Data Migration
6 7 (8.24%) System Testing
7 6 (7.06%) Change Management
7 6 (7.06%) SIEM
7 6 (7.06%) User Stories
8 5 (5.88%) Data Governance
8 5 (5.88%) Linear Regression
8 5 (5.88%) Scrum
9 4 (4.71%) CRM
9 4 (4.71%) Data Mapping
9 4 (4.71%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (4.71%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) SQL
2 12 (14.12%) Python
3 5 (5.88%) R
3 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) PhD
4 3 (3.53%) CEH
4 3 (3.53%) CISM
4 3 (3.53%) CISSP
4 3 (3.53%) SANS
5 2 (2.35%) Degree
6 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.18%) CCNP
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) HND
6 1 (1.18%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Ab Initio
4 3 (3.53%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (3.53%) Trillium
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco
5 1 (1.18%) hybris
5 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.18%) Juniper
5 1 (1.18%) Tableau