The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 63 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Statistics 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.16% 0.71% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.33% 2.42% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £200 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.80% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.98 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.62% -36.10%
Statistics
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
231 248 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.83% 29.18% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 117 130
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.67% -30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £13.15 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Statistics
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 15 (93.75%) Front Office
1 15 (93.75%) Back Office
1 15 (93.75%) Validation
1 15 (93.75%) Capacity Management
2 13 (81.25%) Functional Testing
2 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
2 13 (81.25%) Fault Management
3 12 (75.00%) Network Design
3 12 (75.00%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) Huawei
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) SMTP
4 2 (12.50%) SNMP
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) SMTP
1 2 (12.50%) SNMP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 15 (93.75%) Back Office
1 15 (93.75%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Back Office Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Packet Switch Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Capacity Management
1 15 (93.75%) Validation
2 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
2 13 (81.25%) Fault Management
2 13 (81.25%) Functional Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Network Design
3 12 (75.00%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Huawei