The first table below looks at the demand for Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 47 62 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Contract jobs citing Analytics 26 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.42% 1.04% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 1.45% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 0
Average daily rate £385 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+52.38% +59.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 550 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.18% 71.24% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 236 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Analytics
Berkshire

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analytics across the Reading region.

Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analytics across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analytics across the Reading region.

Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 19 (42.22%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (31.11%) Marketing
4 13 (28.89%) Games
4 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
4 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.22%) Oracle
6 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (20.00%) Web Analytics
7 8 (17.78%) .NET
7 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.78%) QA
8 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.33%) Cognos
9 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.33%) C#
9 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 6 (13.33%) Degree
10 5 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
10 5 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (11.11%) Data Analytics
10 5 (11.11%) Retail
10 5 (11.11%) Statistics
10 5 (11.11%) eTOM
10 5 (11.11%) Validation
10 5 (11.11%) Data Mining
10 5 (11.11%) ETL
10 5 (11.11%) Informatica

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) WebTrends
2 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (8.89%) Big Data
5 3 (6.67%) MS Access
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.22%) Triplestore
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.22%) MySQL
7 1 (2.22%) DB2
7 1 (2.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ERwin
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (31.11%) Marketing
2 13 (28.89%) Games
3 5 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (8.89%) Finance
4 4 (8.89%) Publishing
5 3 (6.67%) Electronics
6 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Data Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Data Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Designer
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Lead Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Business Data Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Commercial Project Manager
10 1 (2.22%) User Experience Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) OBIEE Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) OBIEE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) ODBC
2 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.22%) WebCenter
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Statistics
2 4 (8.89%) Replication
3 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.44%) Social Media
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Life Science
5 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.22%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.22%) iSeries
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Xbox
5 1 (2.22%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (2.22%) New Media
5 1 (2.22%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
1 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 5 (11.11%) eTOM
4 5 (11.11%) Validation
4 5 (11.11%) ETL
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) CMMI
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (8.89%) Use Case
5 4 (8.89%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) R
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) SPARQL
6 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) CIMA
4 1 (2.22%) PhD
4 1 (2.22%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Cognos
4 5 (11.11%) Informatica
4 5 (11.11%) IBM
5 4 (8.89%) Business Objects
5 4 (8.89%) SAP
6 3 (6.67%) Unica
6 3 (6.67%) Google
6 3 (6.67%) Omniture
7 1 (2.22%) Endeca
7 1 (2.22%) Coremetrics
7 1 (2.22%) Netezza
7 1 (2.22%) ATG
7 1 (2.22%) Siebel
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £320 - £370 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
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Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
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Rate: £175 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
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Rate: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago