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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 103 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Statistics 15 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 2.09% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £388 £333 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% -21.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £7.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.10 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-52.13% +18.75%
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
638 813 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.09% 32.27% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 459 395
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 33 18
Median hourly rate £19.81 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.48 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £37.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +18 4 £388 +14.81% 2
Newbury +6 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £269 - 1
Maidenhead -8 1 - -
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) Front Office
2 14 (31.11%) Back Office
2 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
2 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows XP
2 14 (31.11%) Validation
2 14 (31.11%) Fault Management
2 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
2 14 (31.11%) Functional Testing
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.89%) People Management
3 13 (28.89%) NetBackup
3 13 (28.89%) Veritas
4 12 (26.67%) Oracle
5 11 (24.44%) HP
5 11 (24.44%) Network Design
6 10 (22.22%) EMC
6 10 (22.22%) SAN
6 10 (22.22%) Netcool
6 10 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 10 (22.22%) MS Access
7 9 (20.00%) DV Cleared

Statistics
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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (15.56%) Live Communications Server
2 7 (15.56%) SAS
3 5 (11.11%) Apache Spark
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Pig
4 4 (8.89%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 5 (11.11%) SPSS
3 2 (4.44%) GIMP
4 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) SAN
2 8 (17.78%) DHCP
2 8 (17.78%) DNS
3 4 (8.89%) 2G
3 4 (8.89%) 3G
3 4 (8.89%) 4G
4 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Junos
5 1 (2.22%) MRTG
5 1 (2.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MS Access
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Big Data
3 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.22%) EDRMS
6 1 (2.22%) GIS
6 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.22%) QlikView
6 1 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 14 (31.11%) Back Office
1 14 (31.11%) Front Office
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Radio Planner
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (4.44%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Packet Switch Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Server Support
6 2 (4.44%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server Support
7 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) SciPy
2 4 (8.89%) NumPy
2 4 (8.89%) Pandas
2 4 (8.89%) scikit-learn
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) CSS3
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) jQuery
3 2 (4.44%) JSON
3 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.22%) MLlib
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Fat Client
1 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
1 7 (15.56%) Thin Client
1 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.89%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (8.89%) Smart Energy
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.44%) Economics
6 2 (4.44%) User Experience
7 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
1 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
1 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (31.11%) Windows XP
2 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.67%) Solaris
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
1 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
1 14 (31.11%) Fault Management
1 14 (31.11%) Functional Testing
1 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
1 14 (31.11%) Validation
2 13 (28.89%) People Management
3 11 (24.44%) Network Design
4 8 (17.78%) Analytics
5 6 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Linear Regression
7 4 (8.89%) Machine Learning
7 4 (8.89%) Network Architecture
7 4 (8.89%) Network Optimisation
7 4 (8.89%) Predictive Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.11%) Python
3 5 (11.11%) R
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 4 (8.89%) PhD
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) NetBackup
2 10 (22.22%) Netcool
2 10 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (17.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (15.56%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Veritas
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 11 (24.44%) HP
4 10 (22.22%) EMC
5 7 (15.56%) Citrix
5 7 (15.56%) Meridio
5 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.22%) Aruba
7 1 (2.22%) Avaya
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.22%) Juniper
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) Tableau