Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 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.

Data Analysis
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 96 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 +33
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 68 66 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.69% 1.72% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.09% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 45
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £201 £191
90th Percentile £520 £500 £427
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 17
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.68 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.30% +30.96% -20.59%
10th Percentile £11.25 £17.68 £10.88
90th Percentile £13.75 £17.68 £16.80
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £17.56 £14.00
% change year-on-year -28.80% +25.39% -17.65%

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 3,398 3,163 4,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.30% 82.35% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,704 1,520 2,105
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £250
90th Percentile £594 £563 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 119 133
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% -23.43%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.90 £55.00 £54.60
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.52 £27.50
% change year-on-year -4.53% -18.11% +27.43%

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 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 31 £425 +13.33% 12
Bracknell -11 7 - - 1
Newbury - 3 £150 -
Slough +2 2 £450 +55.17% 3
Maidenhead -5 2 - - 6
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 29 (42.65%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (33.82%) Oracle
4 22 (32.35%) Finance
5 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Excel
5 18 (26.47%) ERP
6 17 (25.00%) Project Management
7 16 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
9 14 (20.59%) Unix
10 13 (19.12%) Workflow
10 13 (19.12%) Sonata
11 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
11 11 (16.18%) FNZ
12 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
12 10 (14.71%) ETL
12 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
13 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
14 8 (11.76%) CRM
14 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (11.76%) Wealth Management
15 7 (10.29%) Spreadsheet
15 7 (10.29%) Actionable Insight
15 7 (10.29%) Coaching
15 7 (10.29%) Data Management
15 7 (10.29%) Migration
15 7 (10.29%) UML
15 7 (10.29%) PMO
16 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
16 6 (8.82%) Microsoft

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 4 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (4.41%) SAS
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.47%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.29%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.94%) Pipeline Pilot
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Sonata
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (5.88%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.94%) Infor M3
3 2 (2.94%) Primavera
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.47%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (4.41%) Big Data
4 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.94%) HBase
5 2 (2.94%) Impala
5 2 (2.94%) KNIME
5 2 (2.94%) OLTP
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) Power BI
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) Spotfire
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) LSMW
2 1 (1.47%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.47%) Toad
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Legal
5 3 (4.41%) French Language
6 2 (2.94%) Billing
6 2 (2.94%) German Language
6 2 (2.94%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Data Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Consultant
4 7 (10.29%) Report Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Excel Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Data Entry Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Data Migration Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Data Modeller
7 4 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) SAP Data Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) SAP Migration Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) BAPI
2 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.94%) D3.js
3 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.47%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.47%) LINQ
4 1 (1.47%) WinForms
4 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (42.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.35%) User Experience
4 4 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Unix
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) ERP
2 17 (25.00%) Project Management
3 16 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (19.12%) Workflow
5 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
5 10 (14.71%) ETL
6 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) CRM
6 8 (11.76%) Wealth Management
7 7 (10.29%) Actionable Insight
7 7 (10.29%) Coaching
7 7 (10.29%) Data Management
7 7 (10.29%) Migration
7 7 (10.29%) UML
8 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (8.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.41%) Python
3 3 (4.41%) R
3 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) PMO
2 5 (7.35%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.35%) GDPR
3 3 (4.41%) SLA
4 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.94%) HDFS
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Kibana
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) FNZ
3 6 (8.82%) IFS
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) AppDynamics
4 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.41%) Tableau
6 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.47%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.47%) Dataiku
7 1 (1.47%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.47%) RapidMiner
7 1 (1.47%) Siebel
7 1 (1.47%) Splunk
7 1 (1.47%) Teradata
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Workday