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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 93 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 27 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 1.44% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.93% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 20
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£325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £179 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £407 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £187.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +50.00%
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
1895 1866 1715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.85% 74.49% 70.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1022 888 755
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 20 32
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.04 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.34% -39.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.60 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £44.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Newbury +1 5 £375 -5.66%
Reading -8 4 £325 +18.18% 5
Slough +1 3 £284 - 1
Bracknell -1 3 - - 3
Maidenhead -1 3 £151 -20.39%
Windsor 0 1 - -
Data Analysis
South East

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.59%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (35.59%) SQL
3 20 (33.90%) MS Excel
3 20 (33.90%) Telecoms
4 15 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (25.42%) Data Modelling
5 13 (22.03%) ETL
6 11 (18.64%) Validation
6 11 (18.64%) Business Analysis
6 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.95%) Finance
7 10 (16.95%) Oracle
8 9 (15.25%) Migration
9 8 (13.56%) Ab Initio
9 8 (13.56%) Degree
9 8 (13.56%) Project Management
10 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
10 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.86%) Data Management
10 7 (11.86%) Analytics
10 7 (11.86%) Data Migration
11 6 (10.17%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
11 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (10.17%) Marketing
11 6 (10.17%) GIS
11 6 (10.17%) ArcGIS
11 6 (10.17%) MATLAB

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (10.17%) ArcGIS
2 5 (8.47%) SAS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (33.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) SPSS
4 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Google Analytics
1 4 (6.78%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) FTP
1 1 (1.69%) 2G
1 1 (1.69%) 4G
1 1 (1.69%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.69%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.78%) DB2
3 4 (6.78%) Star Schema
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) Big Data
4 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.08%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.08%) DataStage
5 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.69%) OLAP
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) JIRA
General
1 20 (33.90%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Data Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Data Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Data Migration Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Designer
6 4 (6.78%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) ETL Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Report Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) ETL Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Lead Designer
8 2 (3.39%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) HTML
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) XML
1 1 (1.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.17%) Visualisation
3 6 (10.17%) GIS
4 4 (6.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.69%) FMCG
5 1 (1.69%) Social Media
5 1 (1.69%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.69%) EPoS
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) UNIX
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (25.42%) Data Modelling
3 13 (22.03%) ETL
4 11 (18.64%) Validation
4 11 (18.64%) Business Analysis
5 9 (15.25%) Migration
6 8 (13.56%) Project Management
7 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.86%) Data Management
7 7 (11.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (11.86%) Analytics
8 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (8.47%) Release Management
10 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.78%) Quality Management
10 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.78%) Master Data Management
11 3 (5.08%) Metadata Management
11 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) MATLAB
3 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.39%) C
5 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle
3 8 (13.56%) Ab Initio
4 6 (10.17%) Mapinfo
5 5 (8.47%) Teradata
6 4 (6.78%) Google
6 4 (6.78%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (6.78%) Adobe
7 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) Omniture
7 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.39%) Informatica
9 1 (1.69%) Cognos
9 1 (1.69%) Trillium
9 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.69%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (1.69%) Hitwise