Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 38 72
Rank change year-on-year +1 +34 0
Contract jobs citing Analytics 201 156 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.11% 4.07% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 4.91% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 76 57
Berkshire median daily rate £443 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £290
90th Percentile £600 £619 £660
South East median daily rate £463 £438 £430
% change year-on-year +5.71% +1.74% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -23.51% +8.94%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.00 £13.60
90th Percentile £46.75 £30.40 £20.42
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £18.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +124.32% -5.66% +4.98%

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 3,350 3,176 3,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.13% 82.95% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,673 1,539 2,105
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +6.54%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +3.37% +4.00% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 123 129
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -9.09% -26.67%
10th Percentile £8.05 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.75 £38.75 £38.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year +27.16% -12.62% -

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 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 +11 59 £463 +1.37% 13
Maidenhead +9 39 £400 -3.03% 5
Newbury -4 23 £500 +45.45%
Bracknell +3 14 £363 -40.82% 3
Slough -11 12 £438 +12.90% 1
Wokingham -8 7 £370 - 1
Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 62 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (22.89%) Big Data
4 41 (20.40%) SQL
5 40 (19.90%) Data Analytics
6 38 (18.91%) Marketing
6 38 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (15.42%) Data Modelling
8 28 (13.93%) Python
8 28 (13.93%) Microsoft
9 26 (12.94%) JavaScript
9 26 (12.94%) Telecoms
9 26 (12.94%) Degree
9 26 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (11.94%) Finance
11 23 (11.44%) ETL
11 23 (11.44%) Hadoop
12 22 (10.95%) CRM
13 20 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (9.45%) Data Quality
14 19 (9.45%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (8.96%) Relational Database
15 18 (8.96%) Migration
15 18 (8.96%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (8.46%) Adobe
16 17 (8.46%) Big Data Analytics
16 17 (8.46%) Computer Science
16 17 (8.46%) Data Lake
16 17 (8.46%) User Experience
16 17 (8.46%) Apache Spark

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 17 (8.46%) Apache Spark
2 14 (6.97%) CMS
3 10 (4.98%) Drupal
4 7 (3.48%) SAS
5 5 (2.49%) Apache
6 3 (1.49%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.50%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.47%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.99%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (1.00%) SPSS
8 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Adobe Campaign
1 6 (2.99%) SAP APO
1 6 (2.99%) SAP MM
2 5 (2.49%) SAP MDM
3 4 (1.99%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.49%) Eloqua
4 3 (1.49%) HFM
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.49%) SessionCam
5 2 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.50%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.97%) Adobe Analytics
3 10 (4.98%) Azure Data Factory
3 10 (4.98%) Google Analytics
4 7 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.99%) Office 365
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.49%) Force.com
6 3 (1.49%) Heroku
6 3 (1.49%) PaaS
7 2 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.00%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.00%) Route 53
7 2 (1.00%) Serverless
7 2 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) Internet
2 5 (2.49%) Firewall
2 5 (2.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.49%) WAN
3 4 (1.99%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (1.99%) VPN
4 3 (1.49%) SSH
5 2 (1.00%) 5G
5 2 (1.00%) ASN.1
5 2 (1.00%) BGP
5 2 (1.00%) DWDM
5 2 (1.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.00%) IPsec
5 2 (1.00%) LAN
5 2 (1.00%) MPLS
5 2 (1.00%) OSPF
5 2 (1.00%) RIP
5 2 (1.00%) SDH
5 2 (1.00%) SSL
5 2 (1.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.89%) Big Data
2 23 (11.44%) Hadoop
3 20 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (8.96%) Relational Database
5 17 (8.46%) Data Lake
6 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
7 10 (4.98%) Power BI
7 10 (4.98%) SAP HANA
8 8 (3.98%) Data Mining
8 8 (3.98%) HDInsight
9 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.99%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.99%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (2.99%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.99%) SAP BW
10 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.49%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (2.49%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.48%) JIRA
2 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.49%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.00%) ERwin
4 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.50%) Ant
5 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) JUnit
5 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 38 (18.91%) Marketing
2 26 (12.94%) Telecoms
3 24 (11.94%) Finance
4 14 (6.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.48%) Legal
6 6 (2.99%) Retail
7 5 (2.49%) Games
8 4 (1.99%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) German Language
9 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 40 (19.90%) Analyst
2 37 (18.41%) Architect
3 29 (14.43%) Developer
4 19 (9.45%) Consultant
5 18 (8.96%) Data Analyst
6 15 (7.46%) Business Analyst
7 11 (5.47%) Designer
7 11 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.48%) Analytics Manager
9 8 (3.98%) Data Architect
10 7 (3.48%) SAP Analyst
10 7 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.99%) Analytics Developer
11 6 (2.99%) CRM Developer
11 6 (2.99%) Digital Analytics Manager
11 6 (2.99%) Lead Developer
11 6 (2.99%) Project Manager
11 6 (2.99%) SAP Data Analyst
11 6 (2.99%) Senior Data Analyst
11 6 (2.99%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.96%) HTML
2 13 (6.47%) Kafka
3 11 (5.47%) CSS
3 11 (5.47%) Web Services
4 8 (3.98%) RESTful
5 7 (3.48%) jQuery
5 7 (3.48%) JSON
5 7 (3.48%) React
5 7 (3.48%) SOAP
6 6 (2.99%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (2.49%) XML
8 4 (1.99%) .NET
8 4 (1.99%) Middleware
9 3 (1.49%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (1.49%) scikit-learn
9 3 (1.49%) Spark Streaming
9 3 (1.49%) Spring
9 3 (1.49%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.46%) User Experience
3 14 (6.97%) Social Media
4 8 (3.98%) PMI
5 7 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.99%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.99%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.99%) Life Science
6 6 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.49%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.99%) AS400
8 4 (1.99%) Handset
8 4 (1.99%) Replication
9 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle Exalytics
9 3 (1.49%) Robotics
9 3 (1.49%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.47%) Linux
2 8 (3.98%) Windows
3 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.49%) Unix
4 3 (1.49%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.00%) CentOS
5 2 (1.00%) Fedora
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (19.90%) Data Analytics
4 31 (15.42%) Data Modelling
5 23 (11.44%) ETL
6 22 (10.95%) CRM
7 19 (9.45%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (8.96%) Migration
9 17 (8.46%) Big Data Analytics
10 16 (7.96%) Data Management
10 16 (7.96%) Project Management
10 16 (7.96%) SEO
11 15 (7.46%) Digital Analytics
12 14 (6.97%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (6.97%) Visualisation
13 13 (6.47%) Data Science
13 13 (6.47%) Matrix Organization
14 12 (5.97%) Campaign Management
14 12 (5.97%) ERP
14 12 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.40%) SQL
2 28 (13.93%) Python
3 26 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.97%) R
5 12 (5.97%) Java
6 9 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.48%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.99%) C#
8 6 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.49%) Perl
10 4 (1.99%) Scala
11 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.49%) VB
12 2 (1.00%) AWK
12 2 (1.00%) C++
12 2 (1.00%) Java 8
12 2 (1.00%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.50%) F#
13 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (12.94%) Degree
2 10 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.98%) Master's Degree
4 8 (3.98%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.98%) PMP
5 7 (3.48%) MBA
6 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.49%) ACCA
7 3 (1.49%) CIMA
8 2 (1.00%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.00%) CCIP
8 2 (1.00%) CCNA
8 2 (1.00%) CCNP
8 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.00%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.50%) CISSP
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.45%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.99%) SLA
3 3 (1.49%) GDPR
3 3 (1.49%) QA
4 2 (1.00%) GCP
5 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Docker
2 3 (1.49%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.00%) Btrfs
4 1 (0.50%) KVM
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (2.99%) HP ALM
2 5 (2.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.49%) Ansible
4 3 (1.49%) Puppet
5 2 (1.00%) Consul
5 2 (1.00%) Grafana
5 2 (1.00%) Graphite
5 2 (1.00%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.00%) Kibana
5 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.00%) Mesos
5 2 (1.00%) Nagios
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.00%) Salt
5 2 (1.00%) StatsD
5 2 (1.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.50%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.50%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.96%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (8.46%) Adobe
4 16 (7.96%) SAP
5 14 (6.97%) Cloudera
6 13 (6.47%) Google
7 12 (5.97%) Oracle
8 10 (4.98%) Tableau
9 9 (4.48%) Talend
10 7 (3.48%) Informatica
10 7 (3.48%) Splunk
11 6 (2.99%) HP
11 6 (2.99%) JD Edwards
11 6 (2.99%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.99%) Tealium
12 4 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.49%) ArcSight
13 3 (1.49%) Hyperion
13 3 (1.49%) Juniper
13 3 (1.49%) Red Hat