Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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.

Data Analysis
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 65 64
Rank change year-on-year -30 -1 +36
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 80 117 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.94% 2.86% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 3.39% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 81 62
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% +4.62%
10th Percentile £168 £306 £263
90th Percentile £508 £530 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £17.43
% change year-on-year -1.54% -6.77% +14.30%

Data Analysis 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 3,543 3,449 3,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.79% 84.33% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,683 1,796 1,760
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £269 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 86 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -21.83% -28.70%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £48.88 £42.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.01% +6.76% -21.05%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Berkshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Berkshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Berkshire

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Berkshire

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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 -22 25 £400 -3.03% 8
Slough -3 8 £230 -31.85%
Bracknell -25 6 £363 -19.44%
Maidenhead +4 3 £288 +30.68%
Newbury 0 3 £450 +200.00%
Wokingham - 1 £425 -
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 33 (41.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (33.75%) SQL
3 23 (28.75%) ETL
4 18 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (22.50%) Finance
5 16 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 16 (20.00%) Oracle
6 15 (18.75%) Migration
6 15 (18.75%) Power BI
7 14 (17.50%) Data Migration
7 14 (17.50%) Java
8 13 (16.25%) Analytics
9 11 (13.75%) Big Data
9 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
9 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.75%) Python
10 10 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 10 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.50%) Toad
10 10 (12.50%) PL/SQL
10 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 10 (12.50%) Tableau
10 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (11.25%) Degree
11 9 (11.25%) PMO
12 8 (10.00%) Data Science

Data Analysis
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 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.25%) SAS
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.25%) BusinessWare
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.25%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon SageMaker
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) DNS
1 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) Power BI
2 11 (13.75%) Big Data
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (10.00%) QlikView
5 7 (8.75%) Hadoop
6 6 (7.50%) DB2
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (6.25%) Data Mining
7 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.50%) MS Access
10 2 (2.50%) PowerPivot
10 2 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Toad
2 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.50%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.50%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Marketing
5 2 (2.50%) German Language
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (57.50%) Analyst
2 27 (33.75%) Data Analyst
3 9 (11.25%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.50%) Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Operations Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Sales Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Sales Operations Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Analytics Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Information Specialist
6 4 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.75%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.75%) CRM Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) CRM Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Excel Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.75%) Senior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.25%) REST
2 1 (1.25%) SOAP
2 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) User Experience
3 5 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.00%) Social Media
5 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.75%) Life Science
6 2 (2.50%) Fintech
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) EPoS
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) Robotics
7 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) ETL
2 18 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 15 (18.75%) Migration
5 14 (17.50%) Data Migration
6 13 (16.25%) Analytics
7 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 10 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (10.00%) Data Science
10 7 (8.75%) Project Management
10 7 (8.75%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (7.50%) CRM
11 6 (7.50%) Data Management
11 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.50%) Visualisation
12 5 (6.25%) Scrum
12 5 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) SQL
2 14 (17.50%) Java
3 11 (13.75%) Python
4 10 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.75%) C#
5 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.50%) R
7 1 (1.25%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) MBA
5 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) PMO
2 7 (8.75%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.00%) QA
4 2 (2.50%) SLA
5 1 (1.25%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Docker
1 2 (2.50%) HDFS
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.50%) Tableau
4 5 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (5.00%) Google
6 3 (3.75%) SAP
7 2 (2.50%) IFS
7 2 (2.50%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.50%) Progress
8 1 (1.25%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.25%) Cognos
8 1 (1.25%) Informatica
8 1 (1.25%) JDA
8 1 (1.25%) Vitria