The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 117 110 123
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 2.32% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £303 £383
% change year-on-year
+15.70% -20.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
529 517 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.02% 21.54% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 225 259
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 26
Average hourly rate £18.36 £16.86 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% -49.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £9.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £36.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
Statistics
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 3 £350 +102.89% 3
Bracknell - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
3 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (20.83%) DHCP
5 5 (20.83%) DNS
5 5 (20.83%) ArcObjects
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Spatial
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) GIS
5 5 (20.83%) ESRI
5 5 (20.83%) ArcGIS
5 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (16.67%) PABX
6 4 (16.67%) Validation
6 4 (16.67%) Data Validation
6 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.67%) Document Management

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) Oracle Spatial
1 5 (20.83%) ArcGIS
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DHCP
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) PABX
2 4 (16.67%) Intranet
3 2 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (8.33%) 3G
3 2 (8.33%) GSM
3 2 (8.33%) UMTS
4 1 (4.17%) DSL
4 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) ZigBee
4 1 (4.17%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
1 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.17%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (4.17%) Introscope
1 1 (4.17%) JProfiler
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Network Performance Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Optimisation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) GIS Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior GIS Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 3G Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior 3G Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) ArcObjects
2 1 (4.17%) JDBC
2 1 (4.17%) ODBC
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) GIS
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.67%) Firmware
3 2 (8.33%) Economics
4 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) New Media
4 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ETL
1 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) Validation
2 4 (16.67%) Data Validation
2 4 (16.67%) Document Management
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.33%) User Stories
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) VBA
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CNA
4 2 (8.33%) Novell Certification
5 1 (4.17%) PhD
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) nmon
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) ESRI
3 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
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