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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 99 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Statistics 17 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.66% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.42% 2.16% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £267 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £333 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £7.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £15.65 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-42.49% -27.20%
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
703 788 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.51% 30.58% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 433 387
Median daily rate £425 £408 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 35 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +23.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.78 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £37.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

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 August 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 August 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 +16 9 £294 -16.07% 3
Bracknell - 5 £267 - 1
Newbury -3 2 - -
Maidenhead -2 1 - -
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) Configuration Management
2 13 (34.21%) Front Office
2 13 (34.21%) Back Office
2 13 (34.21%) Validation
2 13 (34.21%) Fault Management
2 13 (34.21%) Capacity Management
2 13 (34.21%) Functional Testing
3 12 (31.58%) People Management
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (28.95%) Network Design
4 11 (28.95%) Problem Management
4 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (28.95%) Windows
4 11 (28.95%) Windows XP
5 10 (26.32%) Oracle
5 10 (26.32%) Veritas
5 10 (26.32%) NetBackup
6 9 (23.68%) DV Cleared
6 9 (23.68%) HP
7 8 (21.05%) EMC
7 8 (21.05%) SAN
7 8 (21.05%) Netcool
7 8 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 8 (21.05%) MS Access

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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (18.42%) Live Communications Server
3 6 (15.79%) SAS
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
5 3 (7.89%) Apache Pig
6 2 (5.26%) IIS
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) SPSS
3 2 (5.26%) GIMP
4 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) DHCP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) 2G
3 2 (5.26%) 3G
3 2 (5.26%) 4G
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Junos
4 1 (2.63%) MRTG
4 1 (2.63%) SNMP
4 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MS Access
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Big Data
2 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.63%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.63%) GIS
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
General
1 13 (34.21%) Back Office
1 13 (34.21%) Front Office
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Data Scientist
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Packet Switch Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Radio Planner
5 2 (5.26%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (2.63%) Data Modeller
6 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms Planner
6 1 (2.63%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) SciPy
2 3 (7.89%) NumPy
2 3 (7.89%) Pandas
2 3 (7.89%) scikit-learn
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) CSS3
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.63%) MLlib
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Fat Client
1 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
1 7 (18.42%) Thin Client
1 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.89%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (7.89%) Smart Energy
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Economics
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
1 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
1 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (28.95%) Windows XP
2 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Capacity Management
1 13 (34.21%) Configuration Management
1 13 (34.21%) Fault Management
1 13 (34.21%) Functional Testing
1 13 (34.21%) Validation
2 12 (31.58%) People Management
3 11 (28.95%) Network Design
3 11 (28.95%) Problem Management
4 7 (18.42%) Analytics
5 6 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.89%) Linear Regression
7 3 (7.89%) Machine Learning
7 3 (7.89%) Predictive Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) R
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) PhD
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) NetBackup
2 8 (21.05%) Netcool
2 8 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (18.42%) Unicenter
4 1 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
1 10 (26.32%) Veritas
2 9 (23.68%) HP
3 8 (21.05%) EMC
4 7 (18.42%) Citrix
4 7 (18.42%) Meridio
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
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
6 1 (2.63%) Tableau