Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Analytical Skills
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 14 43
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -19
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 326 300 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.24% 7.86% 4.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.75% 24.90% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 102 123
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £206 £263 £235
90th Percentile £538 £584 £549
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.78% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 15
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% -34.44% +161.32%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.14 £13.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £47.19 £63.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.08% +18.45%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,433 1,205 1,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.21% 31.59% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 545 762
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.35 £14.20 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% -11.50% -6.82%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.55 £12.14
90th Percentile £48.43 £37.05 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £17.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +91.18% -27.66% +42.42%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Berkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Berkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Berkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Berkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Berkshire

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Berkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Berkshire

Analytical Skills
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 Analytical Skills within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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 -4 114 £400 -11.11% 42
Bracknell 0 42 £150 -66.67% 7
Newbury +9 38 £325 - 3
Slough +6 27 £431 -6.76% 8
Maidenhead -4 20 £450 +48.76% 7
Wokingham +3 9 £285 +3.64% 3
Windsor - 4 £475 - 3
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 122 (37.42%) Problem-Solving
2 95 (29.14%) Finance
3 77 (23.62%) Telecoms
4 76 (23.31%) Project Management
5 67 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (17.79%) SQL
7 54 (16.56%) Marketing
7 54 (16.56%) Degree
8 49 (15.03%) Microsoft Excel
8 49 (15.03%) Microsoft
9 41 (12.58%) Oracle
10 38 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (11.35%) Computer Science
12 36 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (8.59%) Salesforce.com
14 27 (8.28%) Analytics
15 26 (7.98%) Self-Motivation
15 26 (7.98%) Data Analysis
16 25 (7.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 25 (7.67%) Project Planning
16 25 (7.67%) Microsoft Office
16 25 (7.67%) Legal
17 24 (7.36%) PRINCE2
17 24 (7.36%) Linux
17 24 (7.36%) Security Cleared
18 23 (7.06%) Process Improvement
19 22 (6.75%) PMI
19 22 (6.75%) PMI Certification
20 21 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
21 20 (6.13%) Java

Analytical Skills
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 13 (3.99%) SAS
2 8 (2.45%) MS Project Server
3 7 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.92%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.61%) Apache
6 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.31%) CMS
7 1 (0.31%) Confluence
7 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.31%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (15.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (7.67%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (7.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (5.21%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.37%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.53%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.92%) SPSS
7 2 (0.61%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 14 (4.29%) Sonata
2 5 (1.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (1.53%) Eloqua
2 5 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.23%) Infor M3
3 4 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.92%) Magento
4 3 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.92%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.92%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.61%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.31%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.99%) Office 365
3 7 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.53%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.61%) BrowserStack
5 2 (0.61%) IaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Serverless
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.21%) Firewall
2 8 (2.45%) WAN
3 7 (2.15%) GSM
4 6 (1.84%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (1.84%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.84%) LTE
5 5 (1.53%) Internet
5 5 (1.53%) LAN
5 5 (1.53%) Network Security
5 5 (1.53%) VPN
6 4 (1.23%) HSPA
6 4 (1.23%) MPLS
6 4 (1.23%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.23%) VoIP
6 4 (1.23%) VoLTE
6 4 (1.23%) VoWiFi
6 4 (1.23%) WCDMA
7 3 (0.92%) 4G
7 3 (0.92%) Converged Networks
7 3 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.99%) Big Data
4 11 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (2.76%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.45%) DB2
7 6 (1.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.84%) HBase
7 6 (1.84%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.53%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 4 (1.23%) MS Access
9 4 (1.23%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.23%) Power BI
10 3 (0.92%) Mahout
10 3 (0.92%) Sqoop
10 3 (0.92%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 13 (3.99%) JIRA
2 5 (1.53%) JMeter
3 4 (1.23%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.92%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.92%) Maven
4 3 (0.92%) Selenium
5 2 (0.61%) Appium
5 2 (0.61%) JBehave
5 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.61%) JUnit
5 2 (0.61%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.61%) TestRail
5 2 (0.61%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
General
1 95 (29.14%) Finance
2 77 (23.62%) Telecoms
3 54 (16.56%) Marketing
4 25 (7.67%) Legal
5 18 (5.52%) French Language
5 18 (5.52%) German Language
6 14 (4.29%) Retail
7 11 (3.37%) Mandarin Language
8 10 (3.07%) Billing
9 7 (2.15%) Games
10 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.23%) Italian Language
11 4 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.92%) Banking
12 3 (0.92%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.61%) Back Office
13 2 (0.61%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (27.91%) Analyst
2 33 (10.12%) Consultant
3 32 (9.82%) Developer
4 28 (8.59%) Business Analyst
5 19 (5.83%) Project Manager
6 18 (5.52%) Salesforce Analyst
7 15 (4.60%) Administrator
8 14 (4.29%) Marketing Analyst
9 13 (3.99%) Operations Analyst
10 12 (3.68%) Commercial Consultant
11 11 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (3.07%) Architect
12 10 (3.07%) Network Engineer
13 9 (2.76%) Designer
13 9 (2.76%) Product Manager
13 9 (2.76%) Project Planner
14 8 (2.45%) Network Systems Engineer
14 8 (2.45%) Systems Engineer
14 8 (2.45%) Technical Leader
14 8 (2.45%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.45%) HTML
1 8 (2.45%) SOAP
2 5 (1.53%) .NET
2 5 (1.53%) RESTful
3 4 (1.23%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.23%) EDI
3 4 (1.23%) Middleware
3 4 (1.23%) Web Services
4 3 (0.92%) LAMP
4 3 (0.92%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.61%) Ajax
5 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.61%) D3.js
5 2 (0.61%) J2EE
5 2 (0.61%) Spring
5 2 (0.61%) Spring Boot
5 2 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.61%) WireMock
6 1 (0.31%) Angular 2
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.35%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.98%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (6.75%) PMI
4 16 (4.91%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.37%) Private Cloud
6 11 (3.37%) User Experience
7 7 (2.15%) Replication
8 6 (1.84%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.23%) EPoS
10 4 (1.23%) Handset
11 3 (0.92%) FMCG
11 3 (0.92%) Social Media
12 2 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.36%) Linux
2 19 (5.83%) Unix
3 6 (1.84%) Windows
4 1 (0.31%) Android
4 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.31%) Solaris
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (37.42%) Problem-Solving
2 76 (23.31%) Project Management
3 67 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (8.28%) Analytics
7 26 (7.98%) Data Analysis
8 25 (7.67%) Project Planning
9 24 (7.36%) PRINCE2
10 23 (7.06%) Process Improvement
11 19 (5.83%) Workflow
12 18 (5.52%) Business Analysis
12 18 (5.52%) Data Management
12 18 (5.52%) Data Modelling
13 17 (5.21%) Analytical Thinking
13 17 (5.21%) Data Protection
13 17 (5.21%) Marketing Intelligence
13 17 (5.21%) Migration
14 15 (4.60%) ITIL
14 15 (4.60%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (17.79%) SQL
2 20 (6.13%) Java
3 16 (4.91%) Python
4 12 (3.68%) C
5 11 (3.37%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.45%) C#
6 8 (2.45%) PHP
6 8 (2.45%) R
7 5 (1.53%) Scala
8 4 (1.23%) Lua
9 3 (0.92%) F#
9 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.92%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.61%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.31%) ES6
11 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (16.56%) Degree
2 24 (7.36%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.75%) PMI Certification
4 16 (4.91%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.68%) PMP
6 10 (3.07%) CCNP
6 10 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.07%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.76%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (1.23%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.92%) CCIE
10 3 (0.92%) CISA
10 3 (0.92%) CISM
10 3 (0.92%) CISSP
10 3 (0.92%) ISEB
10 3 (0.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 3 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.92%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.52%) QA
2 12 (3.68%) SLA
3 10 (3.07%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.76%) PMO
5 8 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (2.15%) GDPR
6 7 (2.15%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.92%) GxP
8 2 (0.61%) IFRS
8 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.31%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (1.53%) Apache Flume
1 5 (1.53%) StorNext
2 3 (0.92%) Docker
3 2 (0.61%) Firmware
3 2 (0.61%) HDFS
3 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) KVM
4 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) HP ALM
2 6 (1.84%) SCOM
3 5 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.92%) Puppet
6 2 (0.61%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.31%) SCCM
7 1 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.31%) yum
Vendors
1 49 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 41 (12.58%) Oracle
3 28 (8.59%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (4.60%) Cisco
5 14 (4.29%) FNZ
6 12 (3.68%) SAP
6 12 (3.68%) Tableau
7 11 (3.37%) HP
8 9 (2.76%) AppDynamics
9 8 (2.45%) Informatica
9 8 (2.45%) SolarWinds
10 7 (2.15%) IBM
11 5 (1.53%) Adobe
12 4 (1.23%) Alibaba
12 4 (1.23%) Huawei
12 4 (1.23%) Teradata
13 3 (0.92%) Juniper
13 3 (0.92%) Talend
13 3 (0.92%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.92%) Vertica