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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
South East / Berkshire
Rank 75 103 122
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +19
Contract jobs citing Statistics 26 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.35% 0.78% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.43% 2.63% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 2
Median daily rate £275 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £328 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £480 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +10.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.55 £16.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £20.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +35.59%

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
587 722 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.41% 29.71% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 373 370
Median daily rate £419 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 18
Median hourly rate £28.50 £17.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.56% -12.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +9 12 £250 -37.50% 1
Newbury - 3 - -
Bracknell - 1 £275 - 2
Slough - 1 £290 -
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
1 16 (37.21%) Front Office
1 16 (37.21%) Back Office
1 16 (37.21%) Validation
1 16 (37.21%) Fault Management
1 16 (37.21%) Capacity Management
1 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
2 13 (30.23%) People Management
3 9 (20.93%) Huawei
3 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
4 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle
7 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
8 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
8 4 (9.30%) HP
8 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.30%) Windows
8 4 (9.30%) Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
8 4 (9.30%) SAS
8 4 (9.30%) DHCP
8 4 (9.30%) DNS
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.30%) Marketing
8 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management

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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SAS
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) GIMP
1 3 (6.98%) SPSS
2 1 (2.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DHCP
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) 2G
2 3 (6.98%) 3G
2 3 (6.98%) 4G
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Junos
3 2 (4.65%) MRTG
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) SNMP
3 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
1 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) MS Access
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Gerrit
General
1 16 (37.21%) Back Office
1 16 (37.21%) Front Office
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Radio Planner
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (2.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (2.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) CSS
1 3 (6.98%) CSS3
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) HTML5
1 3 (6.98%) jQuery
1 3 (6.98%) JSON
1 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.33%) Django
2 1 (2.33%) Flask
2 1 (2.33%) NumPy
2 1 (2.33%) Pandas
2 1 (2.33%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.33%) SciPy
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.65%) Economics
4 1 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.65%) Solaris
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Capacity Management
1 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
1 16 (37.21%) Fault Management
1 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
1 16 (37.21%) Validation
2 13 (30.23%) People Management
3 4 (9.30%) Analytics
3 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.98%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (6.98%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.98%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.65%) Network Management
5 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
3 3 (6.98%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) R
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) Cython
5 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.65%) Netcool
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.65%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Huawei
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
4 3 (6.98%) Veritas
5 2 (4.65%) Aruba
5 2 (4.65%) Avaya
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) Clearswift
5 2 (4.65%) EMC
5 2 (4.65%) Juniper
5 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat