Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 43 85
Rank change year-on-year +13 +42 +5
Contract jobs citing Analytics 196 130 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.09% 3.56% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 4.32% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 71 55
Berkshire median daily rate £448 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% -5.88% +14.86%
10th Percentile £329 £275 £256
90th Percentile £611 £625 £705
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £454
% change year-on-year +5.88% -6.34% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £39.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.00% - -21.05%
10th Percentile £17.75 £13.00 £13.30
90th Percentile £49.00 £16.60 £20.42
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +176.67% - -16.67%

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 3,287 3,010 3,932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.35% 82.40% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,662 1,402 2,114
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £251
90th Percentile £588 £575 £549
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 127 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -11.43% -18.79%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.65
90th Percentile £50.63 £43.90 £54.60
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.53% +20.45%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -7 57 £463 +2.78% 24
Maidenhead +11 32 £400 -1.54% 7
Newbury +2 22 £425 +34.92% 5
Slough -13 10 £374 -0.33% 2
Bracknell -1 8 £448 -18.64% 9
Wokingham -3 6 £473 +36.96% 2
Windsor - 3 £575 - 1
Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.49%) Big Data
3 43 (21.94%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (17.35%) Data Modelling
4 34 (17.35%) SQL
5 33 (16.84%) Java
5 33 (16.84%) Marketing
6 31 (15.82%) Data Analytics
6 31 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (15.31%) Hadoop
7 30 (15.31%) JavaScript
7 30 (15.31%) Data Lake
8 28 (14.29%) HTML
8 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 28 (14.29%) Web Services
9 27 (13.78%) Microsoft
9 27 (13.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (13.27%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (13.27%) Python
11 25 (12.76%) CSS
11 25 (12.76%) Web Analytics
11 25 (12.76%) Google
11 25 (12.76%) Cloudera
12 23 (11.73%) Kafka
12 23 (11.73%) Migration
13 22 (11.22%) Linux
13 22 (11.22%) Degree
13 22 (11.22%) Talend
14 21 (10.71%) RESTful
14 21 (10.71%) SOAP

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 (8.67%) Apache Spark
2 11 (5.61%) CMS
3 10 (5.10%) SAS
4 5 (2.55%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.04%) IIS
6 3 (1.53%) Apache
6 3 (1.53%) Drupal
7 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.51%) Confluence
8 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.06%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (2.04%) SPSS
5 3 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.53%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.51%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (3.57%) SAP APO
2 6 (3.06%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (2.55%) SAP ERP
3 5 (2.55%) SAP MM
4 4 (2.04%) SAP MDM
4 4 (2.04%) WebTrends
5 3 (1.53%) SessionCam
6 2 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.02%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.51%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.51%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.14%) Adobe Analytics
3 11 (5.61%) Google Analytics
3 11 (5.61%) Google Tag Manager
4 9 (4.59%) Azure Data Factory
5 8 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.53%) PaaS
7 2 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.02%) Office 365
7 2 (1.02%) Serverless
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.51%) IaaS
8 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.53%) DNS
2 2 (1.02%) 5G
2 2 (1.02%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.51%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.51%) DVB
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) LTE
3 1 (0.51%) UMTS
3 1 (0.51%) VPN
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.49%) Big Data
2 30 (15.31%) Data Lake
2 30 (15.31%) Hadoop
3 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 18 (9.18%) Sqoop
5 17 (8.67%) Apache Hive
5 17 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (7.65%) HBase
6 15 (7.65%) Relational Database
7 14 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (6.63%) Impala
9 11 (5.61%) Power BI
10 10 (5.10%) SAP HANA
11 9 (4.59%) MongoDB
12 8 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (3.57%) NoSQL
13 7 (3.57%) Redis
13 7 (3.57%) SAP BW
14 6 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (3.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (3.57%) JIRA
2 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.53%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.02%) ERwin
4 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.51%) Ant
5 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.51%) Grunt
5 1 (0.51%) gulp
5 1 (0.51%) JUnit
5 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.51%) Subversion
5 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (16.84%) Marketing
2 15 (7.65%) Finance
3 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.06%) Games
6 5 (2.55%) Retail
7 3 (1.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) German Language
8 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (16.33%) Developer
2 28 (14.29%) Analyst
3 23 (11.73%) Architect
3 23 (11.73%) Consultant
4 18 (9.18%) Designer
5 13 (6.63%) Business Analyst
6 10 (5.10%) Analytics Manager
6 10 (5.10%) Data Analyst
6 10 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (3.57%) Analytics Consultant
8 6 (3.06%) CRM Developer
8 6 (3.06%) Data Architect
8 6 (3.06%) Data Consultant
8 6 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.06%) Digital Analytics Manager
8 6 (3.06%) Insight Consultant
8 6 (3.06%) SAP Analyst
8 6 (3.06%) Strategy Manager
9 5 (2.55%) SAP Data Analyst
9 5 (2.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.29%) HTML
1 28 (14.29%) Web Services
2 25 (12.76%) CSS
3 23 (11.73%) Kafka
4 21 (10.71%) RESTful
4 21 (10.71%) SOAP
5 11 (5.61%) AngularJS
6 10 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (4.08%) jQuery
8 6 (3.06%) .NET
8 6 (3.06%) React
9 5 (2.55%) JSON
10 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.04%) Middleware
11 3 (1.53%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.53%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.53%) Spring
11 3 (1.53%) XML
11 3 (1.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.63%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (6.63%) User Experience
3 12 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.61%) Social Media
5 10 (5.10%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.57%) Life Science
6 7 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.06%) Replication
8 5 (2.55%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.04%) Animation
9 4 (2.04%) Handset
9 4 (2.04%) Video Editing
9 4 (2.04%) Wiki
10 3 (1.53%) AS400
10 3 (1.53%) Blog
10 3 (1.53%) Graphic Design
10 3 (1.53%) PMI
10 3 (1.53%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.22%) Linux
2 14 (7.14%) CentOS
3 9 (4.59%) Windows
4 6 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Unix
7 1 (0.51%) VMS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (21.94%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (17.35%) Data Modelling
4 31 (15.82%) Data Analytics
5 25 (12.76%) Web Analytics
6 23 (11.73%) Migration
7 18 (9.18%) ETL
7 18 (9.18%) Project Management
8 17 (8.67%) Data Strategy
8 17 (8.67%) Visualisation
9 15 (7.65%) Tag Management
10 14 (7.14%) ITIL
10 14 (7.14%) Web Design
11 13 (6.63%) Digital Analytics
11 13 (6.63%) Open Source
11 13 (6.63%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (6.63%) Scrum
12 12 (6.12%) Big Data Analytics
12 12 (6.12%) ITSM
12 12 (6.12%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.35%) SQL
2 33 (16.84%) Java
3 30 (15.31%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.27%) Python
5 18 (9.18%) Bash Shell
5 18 (9.18%) Scala
6 16 (8.16%) R
7 12 (6.12%) C#
8 7 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.55%) Perl
11 4 (2.04%) F#
12 3 (1.53%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.53%) Ruby
13 2 (1.02%) AWK
13 2 (1.02%) C++
13 2 (1.02%) Java 8
14 1 (0.51%) C
14 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (11.22%) Degree
2 10 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.04%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.53%) MBA
5 3 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.53%) PMP
6 2 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.51%) ACCA
7 1 (0.51%) CEH
7 1 (0.51%) CIMA
7 1 (0.51%) CISM
7 1 (0.51%) CISSP
7 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.51%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.53%) QA
3 2 (1.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (10.20%) Apache Flume
2 14 (7.14%) HDFS
3 4 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.02%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (7.14%) Oozie
2 7 (3.57%) Ansible
3 5 (2.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (2.55%) HP ALM
4 4 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.04%) Terraform
5 3 (1.53%) Puppet
6 2 (1.02%) Grafana
6 2 (1.02%) Graphite
6 2 (1.02%) Kibana
6 2 (1.02%) Mesos
6 2 (1.02%) Nagios
6 2 (1.02%) Salt
6 2 (1.02%) StatsD
6 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.02%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.51%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.27%) Salesforce.com
3 25 (12.76%) Cloudera
3 25 (12.76%) Google
4 22 (11.22%) Talend
5 21 (10.71%) Adobe
6 17 (8.67%) Tealium
7 15 (7.65%) Hortonworks
7 15 (7.65%) MapR
7 15 (7.65%) SAP
8 12 (6.12%) Tableau
9 10 (5.10%) ServiceNow
10 9 (4.59%) Oracle
11 8 (4.08%) Informatica
12 6 (3.06%) Optimizely
12 6 (3.06%) Splunk
13 5 (2.55%) HP
14 4 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
14 4 (2.04%) Teradata
15 3 (1.53%) Omniture