Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 64 95
Rank change year-on-year -25 +31 +26
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 78 108 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.06% 2.70% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 3.22% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 81 51
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +17.24% +7.41%
10th Percentile £180 £305 £250
90th Percentile £509 £538 £638
South East median daily rate £415 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - £17.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% +4.58%
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +9.38% -22.89%

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 3,205 3,357 3,770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.50% 84.07% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,604 1,705 2,048
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.52% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 115 142
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.60 £39.65 £43.20
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.81% -6.67% -0.73%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -1 28 £364 -9.06% 3
Slough 0 4 £115 -48.89%
Bracknell -16 4 - -
Newbury -9 3 £375 -21.05% 1
Maidenhead -7 2 £165 -25.00%
Wokingham -12 2 £425 -
Ascot - 1 £325 -
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 32 (41.03%) SQL
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (34.62%) Finance
3 25 (32.05%) Oracle
4 19 (24.36%) ETL
5 17 (21.79%) Project Management
5 17 (21.79%) Migration
5 17 (21.79%) Data Migration
5 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
6 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 13 (16.67%) Data Management
7 13 (16.67%) Analytics
8 12 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
8 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (14.10%) Workflow
10 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
10 10 (12.82%) Unix
10 10 (12.82%) Data Quality
11 9 (11.54%) FNZ
11 9 (11.54%) Sonata
11 9 (11.54%) Regression Testing
11 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
12 8 (10.26%) Toad
12 8 (10.26%) Java
12 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
12 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database
13 7 (8.97%) User Experience

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 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.28%) SAS
4 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Sonata
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (5.13%) Infor M3
3 4 (5.13%) SAP ERP
3 4 (5.13%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (3.85%) Eloqua
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.28%) Maximo
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.28%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.56%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (7.69%) Big Data
3 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.41%) Power BI
3 5 (6.41%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.56%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) QlikView
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.28%) OLTP
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.28%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Toad
2 4 (5.13%) LSMW
3 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (34.62%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.41%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) French Language
6 1 (1.28%) German Language
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (56.41%) Analyst
2 26 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Consultant
4 4 (5.13%) Administrator
4 4 (5.13%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Data Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) Data Migration Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Report Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 3 (3.85%) Senior PMO
5 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Support Consultant
6 2 (2.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) BAPI
2 2 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) User Experience
3 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Unix
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) ETL
2 17 (21.79%) Data Migration
2 17 (21.79%) Migration
2 17 (21.79%) Project Management
3 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
3 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (16.67%) Analytics
4 13 (16.67%) Data Management
5 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (14.10%) Workflow
7 9 (11.54%) Regression Testing
8 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.97%) ERP
8 7 (8.97%) Validation
8 7 (8.97%) Wealth Management
9 6 (7.69%) Data Analytics
9 6 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.69%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) SQL
2 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
3 8 (10.26%) Java
4 3 (3.85%) Python
4 3 (3.85%) VB
5 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.56%) Perl
5 2 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.28%) R
6 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
1 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) Data Quality
2 7 (8.97%) PMO
3 2 (2.56%) IFRS
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
4 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.54%) FNZ
4 6 (7.69%) AppDynamics
5 5 (6.41%) SAP
6 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.28%) Cadence
7 1 (1.28%) ComArch
7 1 (1.28%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.28%) IFS
7 1 (1.28%) Informatica
7 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.28%) Siebel