Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Actionable Insight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Insight over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Actionable Insights (or Actionable Intelligence, Actionable Recommendations)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 160 171
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Actionable Insight 15 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.43% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Berkshire median daily rate £331 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.67% +18.11% -
10th Percentile £209 £163 £245
90th Percentile £402 £495 £384
South East median daily rate £413 £413 £300
% change year-on-year -0.12% +37.67% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £12.50 - -

Actionable Insight is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3413 3489 4047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.20% 81.67% 79.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1793 1849 2261
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £233
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 123 179
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -32.08% +39.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.80 £49.90 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £24.02 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -3.92% -7.41% +54.29%

Actionable Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Actionable Insight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Insight in Berkshire

Actionable Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Actionable Insight in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Actionable Insight in Berkshire

Actionable Insight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Actionable Insight in Berkshire

Actionable Insight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Actionable Insight in Berkshire

Actionable Insight
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Insight within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 10 £338 -10.00%
Slough - 3 £225 -
Maidenhead - 1 £413 - 3
Newbury - 1 £325 -
Actionable Insight
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Actionable Insight 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Actionable Insight.

1 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (40.00%) Retail
3 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Data Entry
4 4 (26.67%) Tableau
4 4 (26.67%) Cognos
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
5 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (13.33%) Google
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) Psychology
7 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.67%) QlikView
7 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing

Actionable Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) Power BI
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Data Entry Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Excel Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Report Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Commercial Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (13.33%) TM1 Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Campaign Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Tableau Developer
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Data Entry
4 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (6.67%) Data-Driven Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Economics
6 1 (6.67%) Psychology
6 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (6.67%) Statistics
6 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cognos
1 4 (26.67%) Tableau
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle