The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 117 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Statistics 14 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.45% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 2.52% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate £375 £258 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.63% -16.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -5.35%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
573 436 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.94% 17.79% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 162 278
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.53 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Statistics
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Statistics Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 10 £375 +45.63% 2
Bracknell - 1 - -
Newbury - - - - 2
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 8 (36.36%) SQL
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
1 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) Games
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (22.73%) Marketing
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) PABX
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Firmware
5 4 (18.18%) Intranet
5 4 (18.18%) Document Management
6 3 (13.64%) Economics
6 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
6 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.64%) Big Data
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Use Case
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DHCP
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) Intranet
2 4 (18.18%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.55%) JMeter
General
1 6 (27.27%) Games
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Planner
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.55%) Commercial Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Quantitative Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (18.18%) Firmware
3 3 (13.64%) Economics
4 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
5 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.55%) New Media
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (22.73%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) Document Management
3 4 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
4 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Research
5 2 (9.09%) Use Case
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) User Stories
5 2 (9.09%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Teradata
2 1 (4.55%) Omniture
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
Newbury, Berkshire
Gate Hampton Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £175 per day
Posted: 22 days ago