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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 88 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Contract jobs citing Statistics 24 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.22% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.08% 1.39% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £260 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.67% -2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.55 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +51.88%
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
588 793 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.92% 31.51% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 420 439
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 12
Median hourly rate £26.25 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.09% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.20 £50.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +17 11 £250 - 2
Newbury +13 6 - -
Bracknell - 3 £269 -
Slough - 1 £290 -
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
1 15 (39.47%) Front Office
1 15 (39.47%) Back Office
1 15 (39.47%) Validation
1 15 (39.47%) Fault Management
1 15 (39.47%) Capacity Management
1 15 (39.47%) Functional Testing
1 15 (39.47%) People Management
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 8 (21.05%) Huawei
4 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.79%) Marketing
5 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.79%) DNS
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle
5 6 (15.79%) Windows
5 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 6 (15.79%) DHCP
5 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 5 (13.16%) Network Optimisation
6 5 (13.16%) 3G
6 5 (13.16%) Intel Security
6 5 (13.16%) Veritas
6 5 (13.16%) NetBackup
6 5 (13.16%) 2G

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 4 (10.53%) SAS
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) GIMP
1 3 (7.89%) SPSS
2 1 (2.63%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) DHCP
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) 2G
2 5 (13.16%) 3G
2 5 (13.16%) 4G
3 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Junos
4 1 (2.63%) MRTG
4 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Data Mining
1 3 (7.89%) MS Access
1 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 15 (39.47%) Back Office
1 15 (39.47%) Front Office
2 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.79%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Radio Planner
3 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Server Support
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (2.63%) Data Scientist
5 1 (2.63%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) CSS
1 3 (7.89%) CSS3
1 3 (7.89%) HTML
1 3 (7.89%) HTML5
1 3 (7.89%) jQuery
1 3 (7.89%) JSON
1 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.63%) NumPy
2 1 (2.63%) Pandas
2 1 (2.63%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.63%) SciPy
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Economics
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
1 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
1 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Solaris
2 3 (7.89%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Capacity Management
1 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
1 15 (39.47%) Fault Management
1 15 (39.47%) Functional Testing
1 15 (39.47%) People Management
1 15 (39.47%) Validation
2 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Network Architecture
3 5 (13.16%) Network Optimisation
4 4 (10.53%) Analytics
4 4 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.53%) Network Design
5 3 (7.89%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Information Management
6 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) R
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.89%) Netcool
2 3 (7.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Huawei
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Intel Security
3 5 (13.16%) Veritas
4 4 (10.53%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) Aruba
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds