The 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 105 120 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Statistics 18 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.71% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% 0.84% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate £400 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.08% -22.36%
Statistics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
715 718 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.14% 27.13% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 333 397
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 42
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £13.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £38.80 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 2016.

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 13 £400 -
Wokingham - 1 £250 -
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (43.33%) Validation
2 12 (40.00%) Front Office
2 12 (40.00%) Back Office
2 12 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) DNS
4 10 (33.33%) VoIP
4 10 (33.33%) SMTP
4 10 (33.33%) SNMP
4 10 (33.33%) Huawei
4 10 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
5 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (16.67%) Network Design
7 5 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (16.67%) Fault Management
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) QA
8 4 (13.33%) Release Management
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) CSS3
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) GIMP
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
1 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 10 (33.33%) SMTP
2 10 (33.33%) SNMP
2 10 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (10.00%) QlikView
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) MS Access
3 2 (6.67%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 12 (40.00%) Back Office
1 12 (40.00%) Front Office
2 4 (13.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Back Office Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Implementation Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.33%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Change Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (3.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) CSS3
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) HTML5
1 4 (13.33%) jQuery
1 4 (13.33%) JSON
1 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.33%) Esper
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
2 1 (3.33%) Memcached
2 1 (3.33%) NumPy
2 1 (3.33%) Pandas
2 1 (3.33%) scikit-learn
2 1 (3.33%) SciPy
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) NHS
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Health Informatics
4 1 (3.33%) Informatics
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Physics
4 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Validation
2 12 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (16.67%) Fault Management
5 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Network Design
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Release Management
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (6.67%) People Management
9 1 (3.33%) High Availability
9 1 (3.33%) Machine Learning
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) VBA
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cacti
1 1 (3.33%) collectd
1 1 (3.33%) Ganglia
1 1 (3.33%) Graphite
1 1 (3.33%) logstash
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Salt
1 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Huawei
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Tableau
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