Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 17 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.

Analytics
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 50 64
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 +25
Contract jobs citing Analytics 187 144 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.55% 3.40% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 4.16% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 71 71
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.33% +11.73% +3.45%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £163
90th Percentile £616 £825 £500
South East median daily rate £463 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +8.82% -3.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 14
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £21.06 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.73% +45.21% -23.68%
10th Percentile £15.00 £16.49 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £23.75 £25.88
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +44.44% +55.17% -23.68%

Analytics 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 3417 3464 4041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.22% 81.68% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1797 1832 2259
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £231
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 105 123 181
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 £45.49
South East median hourly rate £24.02 £25.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -3.92% -8.26% +55.71%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Berkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Berkshire

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Berkshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Berkshire

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytics in Berkshire

Analytics
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 Analytics within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 -1 40 £500 +24.22% 11
Newbury +20 32 £450 - 2
Maidenhead +2 31 £425 -43.33% 9
Slough +4 7 £475 +63.79% 2
Bracknell -8 6 £613 +93.68% 1
Wokingham +11 4 - -
Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 54 (28.88%) Big Data
2 47 (25.13%) Google
3 42 (22.46%) Data Modelling
4 41 (21.93%) SQL Server
5 40 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (21.39%) Hadoop
6 39 (20.86%) Marketing
7 38 (20.32%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (19.25%) Analytical Skills
9 35 (18.72%) Apache Spark
10 30 (16.04%) SQL
10 30 (16.04%) Cloudera
11 29 (15.51%) Kafka
11 29 (15.51%) Apache Hive
11 29 (15.51%) Scala
11 29 (15.51%) ETL
12 27 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (14.44%) Java
13 25 (13.37%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (12.83%) Web Services
15 23 (12.30%) Google Analytics
15 23 (12.30%) Data Lake
16 22 (11.76%) Data Strategy
16 22 (11.76%) Web Analytics
16 22 (11.76%) SOAP
17 21 (11.23%) SAP
17 21 (11.23%) Microsoft
17 21 (11.23%) HBase
17 21 (11.23%) Hortonworks
17 21 (11.23%) Oozie

Analytics
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 35 (18.72%) Apache Spark
2 12 (6.42%) CMS
3 11 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.21%) MS Project Server
5 5 (2.67%) SAS
6 4 (2.14%) Confluence
7 2 (1.07%) Apache
7 2 (1.07%) Drupal
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.53%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.53%) Mule
8 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (4.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) SAP APO
1 7 (3.74%) SAP MM
2 5 (2.67%) SAP MDM
3 4 (2.14%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (1.07%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle CRM On Demand
4 2 (1.07%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.07%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.07%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.53%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.53%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.30%) Google Analytics
2 9 (4.81%) Google Tag Manager
2 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (4.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.60%) Office 365
4 3 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.07%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.53%) AdSense
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.53%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.53%) IaaS
6 1 (0.53%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (2.14%) Firewall
2 4 (2.14%) LTE
2 4 (2.14%) Network Security
2 4 (2.14%) VoLTE
3 3 (1.60%) 4G
4 2 (1.07%) 2G
4 2 (1.07%) 3G
4 2 (1.07%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (1.07%) UMTS
5 1 (0.53%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.53%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.53%) SMS
5 1 (0.53%) VPN
5 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (28.88%) Big Data
2 41 (21.93%) SQL Server
3 40 (21.39%) Hadoop
4 29 (15.51%) Apache Hive
5 27 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (12.30%) Data Lake
7 21 (11.23%) HBase
8 20 (10.70%) Impala
8 20 (10.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (10.70%) Sqoop
9 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (5.88%) Data Mining
12 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (4.28%) Data Mart
14 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (3.74%) Power BI
16 6 (3.21%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (3.21%) LSMW
3 5 (2.67%) Axure RP
3 5 (2.67%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (2.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (20.86%) Marketing
2 18 (9.63%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.02%) Retail
4 14 (7.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (5.35%) Finance
6 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.14%) Publishing
7 3 (1.60%) German Language
7 3 (1.60%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.60%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.60%) Korean Language
7 3 (1.60%) Russian Language
7 3 (1.60%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.07%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.07%) French Language
8 2 (1.07%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (17.11%) Analyst
2 25 (13.37%) Architect
3 23 (12.30%) Developer
4 18 (9.63%) Data Architect
5 17 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
5 17 (9.09%) Data Engineer
6 16 (8.56%) Consultant
7 14 (7.49%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.81%) Hadoop Engineer
9 8 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.28%) SSAS Developer
10 7 (3.74%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (3.21%) Big Data Architect
11 6 (3.21%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.21%) SAP Analyst
11 6 (3.21%) SAP Data Analyst
12 5 (2.67%) IT Project Manager
12 5 (2.67%) Marketing Manager
12 5 (2.67%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.51%) Kafka
2 24 (12.83%) Web Services
3 22 (11.76%) SOAP
4 20 (10.70%) RESTful
5 9 (4.81%) HTML
5 9 (4.81%) MDX
6 8 (4.28%) Apache Tez
7 6 (3.21%) CSS
8 4 (2.14%) .NET
8 4 (2.14%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.14%) OpenID
9 3 (1.60%) CSS3
9 3 (1.60%) HTML5
9 3 (1.60%) jQuery
9 3 (1.60%) Visualforce
9 3 (1.60%) WebCenter
10 2 (1.07%) Dojo
10 2 (1.07%) Flash
10 2 (1.07%) REST
10 2 (1.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.25%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.70%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.88%) Social Media
4 9 (4.81%) User Experience
5 8 (4.28%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.28%) Virtual Team
6 6 (3.21%) AS400
6 6 (3.21%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.14%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (2.14%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.14%) Fintech
8 3 (1.60%) FMCG
8 3 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.60%) W3C
9 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.07%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.07%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.53%) Animation
10 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.35%) Linux
2 9 (4.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.46%) Data Modelling
2 40 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (20.32%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (15.51%) ETL
5 22 (11.76%) Data Strategy
5 22 (11.76%) Web Analytics
6 17 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 16 (8.56%) SDLC
8 14 (7.49%) CRM
8 14 (7.49%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (6.95%) Content Management
9 13 (6.95%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.95%) Project Management
10 11 (5.88%) Data Architecture
10 11 (5.88%) Migration
10 11 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.35%) Data Protection
11 10 (5.35%) Digital Analytics
11 10 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.35%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.04%) SQL
2 29 (15.51%) Scala
3 27 (14.44%) Java
4 14 (7.49%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.81%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.81%) Python
6 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.60%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.60%) C#
7 3 (1.60%) VBA
8 2 (1.07%) C
8 2 (1.07%) PHP
9 1 (0.53%) R
9 1 (0.53%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (10.16%) Degree
2 8 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.74%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.74%) PMP
4 6 (3.21%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.53%) ACCA
6 1 (0.53%) CIMA
6 1 (0.53%) MBA
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.28%) GDPR
3 7 (3.74%) GxP
3 7 (3.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (10.70%) Apache Flume
1 20 (10.70%) HDFS
2 2 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (11.23%) Oozie
2 4 (2.14%) EnCase
3 1 (0.53%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.53%) collectd
3 1 (0.53%) Grafana
3 1 (0.53%) StatsD
3 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (25.13%) Google
2 30 (16.04%) Cloudera
3 25 (13.37%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (11.23%) Hortonworks
4 21 (11.23%) Microsoft
4 21 (11.23%) SAP
5 20 (10.70%) Oracle
6 13 (6.95%) Tableau
7 11 (5.88%) Talend
8 10 (5.35%) Adobe
8 10 (5.35%) Tealium
9 9 (4.81%) MapR
10 6 (3.21%) Informatica
10 6 (3.21%) Splunk
11 4 (2.14%) Cognos
11 4 (2.14%) JDA
12 3 (1.60%) Cisco
12 3 (1.60%) Nokia
12 3 (1.60%) Twitter
13 2 (1.07%) Facebook