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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 60 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Statistics 6 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 0.74% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 2.71% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +21.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £119 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £343 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.24 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-39.05% +11.11%
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
250 258 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.59% 27.42% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 122 116
Average daily rate £419 £350 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -16.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £573 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 17
Average hourly rate £29.13 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.28% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £9.55 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.50 £22.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Statistics across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) SNMP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Front Office
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Huawei
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) SPSS
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
1 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) SNMP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Front Office
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe