Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 24 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 Analytics
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 141 166
Rank change year-on-year +14 +25 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 38 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.99% 0.58% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.69% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 8
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £375 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.20% +8.48%
10th Percentile £355 £308 £374
90th Percentile £550 £536 £690
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +147.22% - -
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year +36.90% - -

Data 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 3,244 3,339 3,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.50% 84.08% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,622 1,697 2,036
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 +4.49% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 115 142
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 £46.45 £39.65 £43.20
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.30% -7.78% -

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in Berkshire

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in Berkshire

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in Berkshire

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analytics in Berkshire

Data 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 Data Analytics within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Slough +2 16 £475 +26.67%
Maidenhead +1 7 £475 +15.15% 3
Reading -1 4 £418 +39.17% 4
Newbury -5 3 - -
Wokingham -13 1 £575 -
Data Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 38 (100.00%) Analytics
2 30 (78.95%) Big Data
3 23 (60.53%) Big Data Analytics
4 21 (55.26%) SQL
5 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (47.37%) Python
7 16 (42.11%) Apache Spark
8 15 (39.47%) ETL
8 15 (39.47%) Legal
8 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
9 14 (36.84%) Open Source
9 14 (36.84%) Apache Hive
9 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
10 12 (31.58%) Firewall
10 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
10 12 (31.58%) Internet
10 12 (31.58%) Network Architecture
10 12 (31.58%) Data Protection
10 12 (31.58%) SSH
10 12 (31.58%) Web Development
10 12 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (31.58%) Spark Streaming
10 12 (31.58%) Flink
10 12 (31.58%) Data Ingestion
11 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
13 8 (21.05%) Cloudera
13 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
13 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling

Data 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 16 (42.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) SAP APO
1 6 (15.79%) SAP MM
2 5 (13.16%) SAP MDM
3 4 (10.53%) SAP ERP
4 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
1 12 (31.58%) Internet
1 12 (31.58%) SSH
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) ASN.1
2 2 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) Big Data
2 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
3 14 (36.84%) Apache Hive
4 12 (31.58%) Flink
5 7 (18.42%) Data Lake
5 7 (18.42%) SAP HANA
6 6 (15.79%) SAP BW
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (13.16%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
9 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (5.26%) Impala
10 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
10 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
10 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (5.26%) Power BI
10 2 (5.26%) Redis
11 1 (2.63%) Apache Kudu
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 15 (39.47%) Legal
2 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Data Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Big Data Developer
5 7 (18.42%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) SAP Data Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Big Data Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Consultant
8 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Data Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Data Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (13.16%) Kafka
3 2 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.26%) Sensu
3 2 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) Keras
4 1 (2.63%) scikit-learn
4 1 (2.63%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) AS400
3 4 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Analytics
2 23 (60.53%) Big Data Analytics
3 15 (39.47%) ETL
4 14 (36.84%) Open Source
5 12 (31.58%) Data Ingestion
5 12 (31.58%) Data Protection
5 12 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (31.58%) Network Architecture
5 12 (31.58%) Web Development
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
8 7 (18.42%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (18.42%) Data Mapping
8 7 (18.42%) ERP
8 7 (18.42%) Machine Learning
8 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) Python
3 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) AWK
6 2 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) R
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ACCA
2 1 (2.63%) CIMA
2 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP ALM
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Grafana
2 2 (5.26%) Graphite
2 2 (5.26%) Kibana
2 2 (5.26%) Mesos
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Salt
2 2 (5.26%) StatsD
2 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cloudera
1 8 (21.05%) SAP
2 6 (15.79%) HP
3 5 (13.16%) JD Edwards
4 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) New Relic
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos
6 1 (2.63%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.63%) MapR
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.63%) Tableau
6 1 (2.63%) Talend