Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 53 70
Rank change year-on-year +13 +17 +8
Contract jobs citing Analytics 165 149 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.13% 3.32% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 4.09% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 77 63
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +17.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £319 £270 £178
90th Percentile £610 £795 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £19.61 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.28% +35.24% -26.58%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.53 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £23.75 £22.65
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £16.59
% change year-on-year +28.89% +35.62% -17.05%

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 3316 3644 3894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.02% 81.27% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1707 1989 2123
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £262 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £570 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 141 170
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.06 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.21% -36.22% +56.71%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.50 £13.46
90th Percentile £38.53 £43.28 £40.42
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £24.18 £24.12
% change year-on-year -4.30% +0.25% +37.83%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +9 42 £469 +9.01% 10
Maidenhead +7 34 £419 -44.17% 4
Newbury +18 25 £463 +19.35% 1
Slough +11 11 £369 -21.58% 3
Bracknell +1 7 £650 +116.67% 1
Wokingham +5 4 - - 4
Ascot - 1 £675 -
Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 47 (28.48%) Marketing
2 45 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 40 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (22.42%) Big Data
5 34 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (20.61%) Google
5 34 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (18.18%) SQL
7 28 (16.97%) ETL
8 26 (15.76%) SQL Server
9 25 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (14.55%) Hadoop
11 21 (12.73%) Microsoft
11 21 (12.73%) Google Analytics
11 21 (12.73%) Digital Analytics
12 20 (12.12%) Apache Spark
12 20 (12.12%) Apache Hive
12 20 (12.12%) Degree
12 20 (12.12%) Oracle
12 20 (12.12%) Telecoms
13 19 (11.52%) Scala
14 18 (10.91%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (9.70%) Web Analytics
15 16 (9.70%) Project Management
15 16 (9.70%) Data Mining
15 16 (9.70%) Data Analytics
15 16 (9.70%) SDLC
16 15 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
16 15 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (9.09%) CRM

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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 20 (12.12%) Apache Spark
2 13 (7.88%) CMS
3 11 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.64%) MS Project Server
5 4 (2.42%) Confluence
6 3 (1.82%) SAS
7 2 (1.21%) Drupal
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Apache
8 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.61%) Mule
8 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (1.82%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) SAP APO
1 7 (4.24%) SAP MM
2 5 (3.03%) SAP MDM
3 4 (2.42%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (1.82%) WebTrends
5 2 (1.21%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (1.21%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.21%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.61%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.61%) SessionCam
6 1 (0.61%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.73%) Google Analytics
2 13 (7.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.42%) Office 365
6 2 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.61%) AdSense
7 1 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.03%) Firewall
2 4 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (2.42%) LTE
2 4 (2.42%) Network Security
2 4 (2.42%) VoLTE
3 3 (1.82%) 4G
3 3 (1.82%) HTTP
4 2 (1.21%) 2G
4 2 (1.21%) 3G
4 2 (1.21%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (1.21%) Internet
4 2 (1.21%) UMTS
5 1 (0.61%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.61%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.42%) Big Data
2 26 (15.76%) SQL Server
3 25 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (14.55%) Hadoop
5 20 (12.12%) Apache Hive
6 16 (9.70%) Data Mining
7 15 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (6.06%) Data Lake
10 9 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (4.85%) Data Mart
11 8 (4.85%) HBase
11 8 (4.85%) Impala
11 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (4.85%) Sqoop
12 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (3.64%) SAP Data Services
14 4 (2.42%) Pentaho
14 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.64%) LSMW
2 5 (3.03%) Axure RP
2 5 (3.03%) JIRA
3 3 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 47 (28.48%) Marketing
2 20 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (6.06%) Finance
4 10 (6.06%) Retail
5 6 (3.64%) German Language
6 4 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.82%) Publishing
7 3 (1.82%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.21%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.21%) French Language
8 2 (1.21%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.21%) Japanese Language
8 2 (1.21%) Korean Language
8 2 (1.21%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (23.64%) Analyst
2 22 (13.33%) Architect
3 20 (12.12%) Developer
4 16 (9.70%) Big Data Engineer
4 16 (9.70%) Data Engineer
5 15 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 12 (7.27%) Digital Analyst
6 12 (7.27%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.45%) Data Analyst
8 8 (4.85%) Consultant
8 8 (4.85%) Hadoop Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) SSAS Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Marketing Manager
10 6 (3.64%) SAP Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) SAP Data Analyst
11 5 (3.03%) Big Data Architect
11 5 (3.03%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Digital Analytics Analyst
11 5 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.48%) Web Services
2 12 (7.27%) Kafka
3 11 (6.67%) HTML
4 10 (6.06%) MDX
5 9 (5.45%) CSS
5 9 (5.45%) SOAP
6 8 (4.85%) Apache Tez
6 8 (4.85%) RESTful
7 4 (2.42%) CSS3
7 4 (2.42%) OpenID
8 3 (1.82%) .NET
8 3 (1.82%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.21%) Flash
9 2 (1.21%) HTML5
9 2 (1.21%) J2EE
9 2 (1.21%) jQuery
9 2 (1.21%) Node.js
9 2 (1.21%) Visualforce
9 2 (1.21%) WebCenter
10 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.67%) Social Media
2 11 (6.67%) User Experience
3 8 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.24%) Virtual Team
5 6 (3.64%) AS400
5 6 (3.64%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.82%) FMCG
6 3 (1.82%) Handset
6 3 (1.82%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.21%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.21%) W3C
8 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.21%) Unix
2 1 (0.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 34 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (16.97%) ETL
4 21 (12.73%) Digital Analytics
5 18 (10.91%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (9.70%) Data Analytics
6 16 (9.70%) Project Management
6 16 (9.70%) SDLC
6 16 (9.70%) Web Analytics
7 15 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
7 15 (9.09%) CRM
8 14 (8.48%) Content Management
9 13 (7.88%) Data Architecture
9 13 (7.88%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (7.27%) Scrum
11 11 (6.67%) Data Protection
11 11 (6.67%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.06%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.18%) SQL
2 19 (11.52%) Scala
3 14 (8.48%) T-SQL
4 13 (7.88%) Java
5 11 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.85%) Python
7 3 (1.82%) C#
7 3 (1.82%) VBA
8 2 (1.21%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.21%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (12.12%) Degree
2 7 (4.24%) PMI Certification
2 7 (4.24%) PMP
3 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) MBA
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.24%) GDPR
2 7 (4.24%) GxP
2 7 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) Apache Flume
1 8 (4.85%) HDFS
2 2 (1.21%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Oozie
2 4 (2.42%) EnCase
3 1 (0.61%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 34 (20.61%) Google
2 21 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.12%) Oracle
4 15 (9.09%) SAP
5 14 (8.48%) Tableau
6 13 (7.88%) Adobe
6 13 (7.88%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (7.27%) Cloudera
8 11 (6.67%) Hortonworks
9 8 (4.85%) Splunk
10 6 (3.64%) Informatica
11 5 (3.03%) Cisco
12 4 (2.42%) Cognos
12 4 (2.42%) JDA
12 4 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.82%) Facebook
13 3 (1.82%) IBM
13 3 (1.82%) Nokia
13 3 (1.82%) Twitter
14 2 (1.21%) Maxymiser