The table below looks at the statistics for Statistics skills 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 59 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Statistics 5 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 1.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £388 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £361 £330
% change year-on-year
-10.65% +9.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £15.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+98.38% +8.77%

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
575 800 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.87% 79.37% 72.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 470 376
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 27 February 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 14 (82.35%) Front Office
1 14 (82.35%) Back Office
1 14 (82.35%) Validation
1 14 (82.35%) Configuration Management
1 14 (82.35%) Fault Management
1 14 (82.35%) Capacity Management
1 14 (82.35%) Functional Testing
2 11 (64.71%) People Management
3 9 (52.94%) Huawei
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Aruba
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Junos
4 1 (5.88%) MRTG
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (5.88%) Information 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Junos
1 1 (5.88%) MRTG
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (82.35%) Back Office
1 14 (82.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Administrator
2 1 (5.88%) Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Database Analyst
2 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Capacity Management
1 14 (82.35%) Configuration Management
1 14 (82.35%) Fault Management
1 14 (82.35%) Functional Testing
1 14 (82.35%) Validation
2 11 (64.71%) People Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Economics
3 1 (5.88%) Information Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Huawei
2 1 (5.88%) Aruba
2 1 (5.88%) Avaya
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds