Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 23 26
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 378 286 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.18% 6.71% 6.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.27% 22.97% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 129 164
Berkshire median daily rate £390 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £198 £200
90th Percentile £532 £555 £530
South East median daily rate £413 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +6.45% +1.97% +8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £29.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.28% +80.24% -42.18%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.99 £11.00
90th Percentile £33.10 £55.65 £97.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £14.58
% change year-on-year -16.28% +47.51% -20.70%

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 1386 1245 1511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.66% 29.19% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 609 828
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £234 £225 £212
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 68 69
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £21.50 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.70% +17.13% -3.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.18 £11.00
90th Percentile £39.20 £51.15 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +17.65%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 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 +16 132 £400 - 14
Newbury +15 51 £360 -28.00% 5
Bracknell -17 30 £193 -35.83% 1
Maidenhead +10 27 £343 -1.93% 5
Slough -6 18 £338 -13.46% 2
Wokingham +10 5 £220 -45.00%
Windsor -2 2 £413 -8.08%
Analytical Skills
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Analytical Skills.

1 98 (25.93%) SQL
2 89 (23.54%) Finance
3 81 (21.43%) Degree
4 79 (20.90%) Telecoms
5 73 (19.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 67 (17.72%) Project Management
7 64 (16.93%) Microsoft
8 61 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (15.87%) Oracle
10 49 (12.96%) SQL Server
11 47 (12.43%) Marketing
12 44 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (11.11%) SAP
13 42 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 39 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (10.32%) Mentoring
15 36 (9.52%) Analytics
16 33 (8.73%) Computer Science
17 32 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
18 29 (7.67%) Data Analysis
19 28 (7.41%) Java
19 28 (7.41%) Data Modelling
19 28 (7.41%) Unix
19 28 (7.41%) Windows
20 26 (6.88%) JavaScript
21 25 (6.61%) ITIL
21 25 (6.61%) Business Analysis
22 23 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
22 23 (6.08%) Management Information System
23 22 (5.82%) Linux

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 12 (3.17%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.65%) IIS
3 10 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (1.59%) SAS
5 5 (1.32%) CMS
6 3 (0.79%) Documentum
6 3 (0.79%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.53%) Apache
7 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 73 (19.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 32 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (3.97%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.59%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.53%) SPSS
9 1 (0.26%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 11 (2.91%) Oracle BPM
1 11 (2.91%) Sonata
2 6 (1.59%) FastStats
3 5 (1.32%) Eloqua
3 5 (1.32%) Magento
3 5 (1.32%) SAP MM
4 4 (1.06%) Maximo
4 4 (1.06%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.79%) HFM
5 3 (0.79%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.79%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.53%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.53%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.53%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.53%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.53%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.53%) Sprinklr
6 2 (0.53%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.70%) Office 365
2 12 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.79%) GitHub
4 3 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.03%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.70%) LTE
2 14 (3.70%) VoLTE
3 13 (3.44%) GSM
3 13 (3.44%) VoWiFi
4 12 (3.17%) HSPA
4 12 (3.17%) WCDMA
5 11 (2.91%) 3G
5 11 (2.91%) DNS
6 10 (2.65%) DHCP
6 10 (2.65%) LAN
6 10 (2.65%) WAN
7 9 (2.38%) Firewall
8 8 (2.12%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.32%) Network Security
10 4 (1.06%) 2G
10 4 (1.06%) 4G
10 4 (1.06%) FTP
10 4 (1.06%) SMS
10 4 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (4.76%) Big Data
4 14 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.17%) Hadoop
7 11 (2.91%) MySQL
7 11 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (2.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.38%) Cloudera CDH
9 9 (2.38%) Data Mart
10 8 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.85%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.32%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (4.23%) JIRA
2 9 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.85%) Android Studio
3 7 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.85%) TeamCity
3 7 (1.85%) Xcode
4 4 (1.06%) Subversion
5 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.79%) LSMW
5 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.53%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.53%) Grunt
6 2 (0.53%) NUnit
7 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.26%) JUnit
7 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
General
1 89 (23.54%) Finance
2 79 (20.90%) Telecoms
3 47 (12.43%) Marketing
4 18 (4.76%) Legal
5 17 (4.50%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.91%) Mandarin Language
6 11 (2.91%) Publishing
6 11 (2.91%) Retail
7 10 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.85%) Banking
8 7 (1.85%) Billing
8 7 (1.85%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.79%) Back Office
10 2 (0.53%) Automotive
10 2 (0.53%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 109 (28.84%) Analyst
2 41 (10.85%) Developer
3 32 (8.47%) Architect
4 26 (6.88%) Business Analyst
5 25 (6.61%) Project Manager
6 21 (5.56%) Consultant
7 18 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 17 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (3.70%) Coordinator
10 13 (3.44%) Project Coordinator
11 9 (2.38%) Analyst Programmer
11 9 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (2.38%) Programmer
11 9 (2.38%) Report Analyst
11 9 (2.38%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 9 (2.38%) Senior Programmer
12 8 (2.12%) Data Architect
12 8 (2.12%) SQL Developer
13 7 (1.85%) AWS Engineer
13 7 (1.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.03%) HTML
2 18 (4.76%) CSS
3 17 (4.50%) .NET
4 13 (3.44%) Kafka
5 12 (3.17%) REST
6 11 (2.91%) XML
7 10 (2.65%) JSON
7 10 (2.65%) MDX
8 8 (2.12%) HTML5
9 7 (1.85%) CSS3
9 7 (1.85%) jQuery
9 7 (1.85%) Web Services
10 6 (1.59%) SOAP
11 5 (1.32%) EJB
11 5 (1.32%) Flash
11 5 (1.32%) J2EE
11 5 (1.32%) JSTL
11 5 (1.32%) Struts
11 5 (1.32%) WCF
11 5 (1.32%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.73%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.29%) PMI
4 15 (3.97%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 14 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.44%) User Experience
7 10 (2.65%) FMCG
8 9 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.12%) CMDB
9 8 (2.12%) Fintech
10 7 (1.85%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.32%) Web 2.0
12 4 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (1.06%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.06%) Social Media
13 3 (0.79%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.79%) PKI
13 3 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.41%) Unix
1 28 (7.41%) Windows
2 22 (5.82%) Linux
3 11 (2.91%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.65%) Android
4 10 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.59%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.32%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (17.72%) Project Management
2 61 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (10.32%) Mentoring
4 39 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (9.52%) Analytics
6 29 (7.67%) Data Analysis
7 28 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 25 (6.61%) Business Analysis
8 25 (6.61%) ITIL
9 22 (5.82%) Data Protection
9 22 (5.82%) Project Planning
10 21 (5.56%) Data Management
10 21 (5.56%) ETL
10 21 (5.56%) Migration
11 20 (5.29%) Coaching
12 18 (4.76%) Change Management
12 18 (4.76%) Resource Allocation
13 17 (4.50%) Scrum
13 17 (4.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 98 (25.93%) SQL
2 28 (7.41%) Java
3 26 (6.88%) JavaScript
4 20 (5.29%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.50%) PHP
6 15 (3.97%) C#
7 10 (2.65%) PL/SQL
8 7 (1.85%) Apple Swift
8 7 (1.85%) Objective-C
9 6 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.06%) C
10 4 (1.06%) Perl
10 4 (1.06%) XPath
11 3 (0.79%) Groovy
11 3 (0.79%) Python
11 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.79%) VBA
12 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 81 (21.43%) Degree
2 20 (5.29%) PMI Certification
3 19 (5.03%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.76%) PMP
5 16 (4.23%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (3.70%) Master's Degree
7 9 (2.38%) ACCA
7 9 (2.38%) CIMA
7 9 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.85%) CCNP
8 7 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.79%) CCIE
10 3 (0.79%) CCNA
10 3 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.53%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.29%) QA
2 19 (5.03%) Data Quality
2 19 (5.03%) GDPR
3 17 (4.50%) SLA
4 12 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.17%) PMO
5 6 (1.59%) GxP
5 6 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.06%) Basel II
6 4 (1.06%) IFRS
6 4 (1.06%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.26%) UCITS
7 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.59%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.79%) HDFS
4 3 (0.79%) vSphere
4 3 (0.79%) XenApp
4 3 (0.79%) XenServer
5 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.79%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.79%) WSUS
3 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.53%) Puppet
3 2 (0.53%) QRadar
3 2 (0.53%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) Ansible
4 1 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.26%) Netcool
4 1 (0.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.26%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 60 (15.87%) Oracle
3 42 (11.11%) SAP
4 19 (5.03%) Tableau
5 16 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.65%) Apple
6 10 (2.65%) Cloudera
6 10 (2.65%) VMware
7 8 (2.12%) Cisco
7 8 (2.12%) Informatica
8 7 (1.85%) HP
8 7 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.59%) Citrix
9 6 (1.59%) Cognos
9 6 (1.59%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.59%) Symantec
10 5 (1.32%) ATG
10 5 (1.32%) Dell
10 5 (1.32%) Demandware
10 5 (1.32%) IBM