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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Statistics 12 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.68% 1.39% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.43% 4.45% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £250 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.55 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +25.00%

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
221 292 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.00% 31.26% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 164 125
Median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.63 £24.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.82% -32.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £22.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 16 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (80.00%) Front Office
1 16 (80.00%) Back Office
1 16 (80.00%) Validation
1 16 (80.00%) Fault Management
1 16 (80.00%) Capacity Management
1 16 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 13 (65.00%) People Management
3 9 (45.00%) Huawei
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIA
4 2 (10.00%) Clearswift
4 2 (10.00%) SNMP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) Aruba
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
4 2 (10.00%) Junos
4 2 (10.00%) MRTG
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Junos
1 2 (10.00%) MRTG
1 2 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (80.00%) Back Office
1 16 (80.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Economics
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Capacity Management
1 16 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (80.00%) Fault Management
1 16 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 16 (80.00%) Validation
2 13 (65.00%) People Management
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Information Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Huawei
2 2 (10.00%) Aruba
2 2 (10.00%) Avaya
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Clearswift
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Juniper
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds