The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Analytics over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analytics
Rank 76 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.10% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.14% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £470 £225 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.88% -40.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
-43.15% -
Data 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
789 703 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.68% 71.52% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 374 403
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Average hourly rate £19.61 £22.03 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £18.55 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £37.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Power BI
4 3 (37.50%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (37.50%) R
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) PaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Automotive
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis

Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Data 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 Data Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Machine Learning
2 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Power BI
2 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) HDInsight
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Forensic Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Forensic Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Python
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau