Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 57 86
Rank change year-on-year -30 +29 +37
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 89 127 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.15% 3.10% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 3.67% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 90 60
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +23.19% -4.83%
10th Percentile £176 £219 £261
90th Percentile £513 £531 £514
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% -46.67%
South East median hourly rate £19.25 £17.25 £16.42
% change year-on-year +11.59% +5.05% -27.02%

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 3,517 3,461 3,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.89% 84.54% 82.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,689 1,773 1,949
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 107 140
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.38% -17.14% -41.67%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.25 £11.48
90th Percentile £46.95 £39.60 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £24.11
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.66% +0.44%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -18 31 £353 -14.55% 5
Slough -3 5 £150 -33.33%
Newbury -8 5 £413 +78.38%
Bracknell -25 4 - -
Maidenhead 0 2 - -
Wokingham -12 2 £425 -
Ascot - 1 £325 - 1
Data Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 38 (42.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (33.71%) SQL
3 25 (28.09%) ETL
4 21 (23.60%) Finance
5 20 (22.47%) Migration
6 19 (21.35%) Data Migration
7 17 (19.10%) Analytics
7 17 (19.10%) Data Modelling
7 17 (19.10%) Oracle
8 16 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (14.61%) Java
9 13 (14.61%) Telecoms
9 13 (14.61%) Data Management
10 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
11 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
12 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
12 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
12 10 (11.24%) Big Data
12 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (11.24%) Data Cleansing
12 10 (11.24%) Data Quality
13 9 (10.11%) User Experience
13 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
13 9 (10.11%) Toad
13 9 (10.11%) Python
13 9 (10.11%) Business Analysis
13 9 (10.11%) Power BI
14 8 (8.99%) PMO
14 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development

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 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.37%) SAS
3 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 38 (42.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) SAP ERP
1 4 (4.49%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.25%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.12%) Maximo
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.12%) Primavera
3 1 (1.12%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon SageMaker
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.25%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Big Data
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (10.11%) Power BI
3 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.62%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.49%) QlikView
6 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.25%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.25%) DB2
6 2 (2.25%) MS Access
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.25%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Toad
2 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.49%) LSMW
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Subversion
3 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.62%) Marketing
4 4 (4.49%) Retail
5 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) German Language
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Analyst
2 29 (32.58%) Data Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
4 5 (5.62%) Consultant
4 5 (5.62%) Excel Analyst
5 4 (4.49%) Developer
5 4 (4.49%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (3.37%) Data Consultant
6 3 (3.37%) Data Migration Consultant
6 3 (3.37%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (3.37%) Operations Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Report Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) Sales Manager
6 3 (3.37%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (3.37%) SAP Data Consultant
6 3 (3.37%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
6 3 (3.37%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) BAPI
2 2 (2.25%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (2.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) User Experience
3 5 (5.62%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.49%) Social Media
5 3 (3.37%) Fintech
5 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.12%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) ETL
2 20 (22.47%) Migration
3 19 (21.35%) Data Migration
4 17 (19.10%) Analytics
4 17 (19.10%) Data Modelling
5 16 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (14.61%) Data Management
7 10 (11.24%) Data Cleansing
7 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
8 9 (10.11%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.99%) Project Management
9 8 (8.99%) Validation
10 7 (7.87%) Data Analytics
10 7 (7.87%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.87%) ERP
10 7 (7.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.74%) Chemistry
11 6 (6.74%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.71%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) Java
3 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
4 9 (10.11%) Python
5 3 (3.37%) R
5 3 (3.37%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.25%) C
6 2 (2.25%) C#
6 2 (2.25%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) VBA
7 1 (1.12%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
1 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.12%) MBA
4 1 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.99%) PMO
3 4 (4.49%) QA
4 2 (2.25%) IFRS
4 2 (2.25%) SLA
5 1 (1.12%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Docker
1 2 (2.25%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Oracle
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.87%) Tableau
4 6 (6.74%) SAP
5 4 (4.49%) Google
6 2 (2.25%) IFS
6 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.25%) Progress
6 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.12%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.12%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.12%) Cadence
7 1 (1.12%) ComArch
7 1 (1.12%) FNZ
7 1 (1.12%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.12%) Informatica
7 1 (1.12%) JDA
7 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft