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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 73 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Statistics 7 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.21% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 0.77% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.65 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-21.92% -26.00%
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
301 259 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.39% 26.78% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 132 154
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £246 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +135.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 4 May 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 17 (85.00%) Front Office
1 17 (85.00%) Back Office
1 17 (85.00%) Validation
1 17 (85.00%) Capacity Management
2 11 (55.00%) Functional Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Fault Management
2 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (50.00%) Network Design
4 8 (40.00%) Huawei
4 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (40.00%) VoIP
4 8 (40.00%) SMTP
4 8 (40.00%) SNMP
4 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) People Management
4 8 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) MS Office
5 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) VBA
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.00%) QlikView
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.00%) Tableau

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) SMTP
1 8 (40.00%) SNMP
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (15.00%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (15.00%) QlikView
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) OLAP
General
1 17 (85.00%) Back Office
1 17 (85.00%) Front Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Back Office Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Capacity Management
1 17 (85.00%) Validation
2 11 (55.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (55.00%) Fault Management
2 11 (55.00%) Functional Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Network Design
4 8 (40.00%) People Management
4 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
1 3 (15.00%) VBA
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Huawei
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Tableau