The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 52 49 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +35
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 19 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.21% 3.60% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 5.09% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 3
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£400 £343 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +37.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £155 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £458 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +31.57%
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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
570 766 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.28% 70.79% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 414 256
Average daily rate £425 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 15
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £33.10 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 14 (50.00%) Oracle
2 12 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Data Mining
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (28.57%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) QlikView
5 8 (28.57%) ETL
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) Kanban
6 7 (25.00%) Data Structures
6 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (25.00%) ESRI
6 7 (25.00%) ArcGIS
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
6 7 (25.00%) Statistics
6 7 (25.00%) Publishing
7 6 (21.43%) GIS
7 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (17.86%) MS Office
8 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
8 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
8 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
9 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) 3G
1 2 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Data Mining
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) QlikView
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Publishing
3 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) QlikView Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) GIS Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Sales Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Operations Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior GIS Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Coordinator
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) ArcObjects
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Statistics
1 7 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (21.43%) GIS
3 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) PMI
5 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) ETL
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) Kanban
4 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Validation
6 4 (14.29%) Data Validation
7 3 (10.71%) Operations Management
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.57%) Data Management
9 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (10.71%) PMP
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) ESRI
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com