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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 53 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Analytics 14 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.65% 2.00% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.86% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £445 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% +22.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £378 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £554 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.93% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.49 £31.71 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-35.37% +37.86%
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
549 700 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 64.89% 70.07% 67.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 342 244
Average daily rate £400 £380 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 23
Average hourly rate £55.65 £15.38 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+261.95% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, 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 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (16.67%) QlikView
5 5 (16.67%) Open Source
5 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.67%) Informatica
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 5 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (13.33%) IBM
6 4 (13.33%) AIX
6 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.33%) Cobbler
6 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Web Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Brocade
6 4 (13.33%) Refactoring
6 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Banking

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) QlikView
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Publishing
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Programmer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Python Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Python Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Python Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Python Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) REST
2 3 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Social Media
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) EFT
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.67%) Copywriting
4 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) AIX
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.33%) Web Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Refactoring
4 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Licensing
6 2 (6.67%) ETL
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (13.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Informatica
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
1 5 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Brocade
3 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft