The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 53 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing Analytics 18 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.99% 1.54% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 2.24% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
Average daily rate
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£434 £445 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.52% +22.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £385 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £610 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.74 £27.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +58.82%
Analytics
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
587 760 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 64.86% 68.90% 66.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 395 264
Average daily rate £413 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £528 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
1 11 (31.43%) Web Analytics
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Marketing
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) IIS
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Open Source
5 5 (14.29%) HTML5
5 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (14.29%) .NET
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
5 5 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) CMS
6 4 (11.43%) Banking
6 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Brocade
6 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
6 4 (11.43%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) Adobe
6 4 (11.43%) Active Directory

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) QlikView
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (20.00%) Marketing
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.71%) Publishing
5 2 (5.71%) Danish Language
5 2 (5.71%) Dutch Language
5 2 (5.71%) Italian Language
5 2 (5.71%) Japanese Language
5 2 (5.71%) Korean Language
5 2 (5.71%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
5 2 (5.71%) Swedish Language
6 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Programmer
3 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Python Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Python Programmer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Python Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Python Programmer
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) HTML5
2 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) REST
4 3 (8.57%) jQuery
4 3 (8.57%) JSON
4 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) XSLT
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.71%) JSP
5 2 (5.71%) WebCenter
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Open Source
2 4 (11.43%) Social Media
3 3 (8.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.71%) W3C
4 2 (5.71%) Copywriting
4 2 (5.71%) Wiki
4 2 (5.71%) EFT
4 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Web Analytics
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.57%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.57%) SEO
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) Content Management
7 2 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (11.43%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Brocade
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe
2 4 (11.43%) Informatica
2 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.57%) Unica
4 2 (5.71%) Omniture
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) VMware