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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 101 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Statistics 12 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.37% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 1.26% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £239 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.12% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £99 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £339 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.39 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.00% +5.55%
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
743 715 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.00% 29.36% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 350 284
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 34
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £10.00 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £22.50 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 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
Reading +4 7 £325 +4.00% 2
Slough - 5 £225 -
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Ericsson
3 9 (40.91%) MS Office
4 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) AutoCAD
6 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) GPRS
7 4 (18.18%) GSM
7 4 (18.18%) UMTS
7 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.64%) VoIP
8 3 (13.64%) SMTP
8 3 (13.64%) SNMP
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
8 3 (13.64%) ETL
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) Front Office
8 3 (13.64%) Back Office
8 3 (13.64%) Validation
8 3 (13.64%) Fault Management
8 3 (13.64%) Huawei
8 3 (13.64%) Network Design
8 3 (13.64%) MDX
8 3 (13.64%) Diameter Protocol
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) AutoCAD
3 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.55%) PowerPivot
5 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) UMTS
1 4 (18.18%) GPRS
1 4 (18.18%) GSM
2 3 (13.64%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) SMTP
2 3 (13.64%) SNMP
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) UTRAN
3 2 (9.09%) CDMA2000
3 2 (9.09%) MPLS
3 2 (9.09%) DSL
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) WiMAX
3 2 (9.09%) HSPA
3 2 (9.09%) LTE
3 2 (9.09%) GPON
3 2 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.09%) SAP BI
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Front Office
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BW Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.55%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Data Scientist
4 1 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) MDX
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) BAPI
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.64%) Fault Management
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Network Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) OOP
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Data Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Time Series Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (4.55%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (4.55%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) ABAP
2 2 (9.09%) SAPscript
2 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PhD
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (4.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Ericsson
2 3 (13.64%) Huawei
3 2 (9.09%) Actix
3 2 (9.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Nokia
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow