Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 160 157
Rank change year-on-year +37 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 56 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.30% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 7
Berkshire median daily rate £538 £515 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +28.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £358 £322 £304
90th Percentile £571 £631 £438
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +17.65% +4.62% -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £19.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.68% - -
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £19.13 -
% change year-on-year +19.90% - -

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 3,690 3,463 3,507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.38% 84.77% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,748 1,810 1,866
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £248 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 110 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.28% -21.62% -27.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £41.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £23.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year +9.22% -5.06% -3.10%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +11 22 £550 +62.96% 1
Reading +2 8 £475 +11.76% 7
Maidenhead +9 7 £475 +11.76%
Bracknell -5 6 - - 2
Newbury -3 1 - - 1
Wokingham -12 1 £575 - 1
Data Analytics
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 56 (100.00%) Analytics
2 36 (64.29%) Big Data
2 36 (64.29%) SQL
3 29 (51.79%) Python
4 27 (48.21%) Big Data Analytics
5 26 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (39.29%) ETL
6 22 (39.29%) Apache Spark
7 21 (37.50%) Legal
8 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (35.71%) Open Source
9 19 (33.93%) Hadoop
10 18 (32.14%) Data Protection
10 18 (32.14%) Network Architecture
10 18 (32.14%) Apache Hive
10 18 (32.14%) Spark Streaming
10 18 (32.14%) Flink
10 18 (32.14%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (32.14%) SSH
10 18 (32.14%) Firewall
10 18 (32.14%) Web Development
10 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
10 18 (32.14%) Internet
10 18 (32.14%) Data Ingestion
11 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
12 13 (23.21%) Machine Learning
13 12 (21.43%) Bash Shell
14 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
15 10 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
15 10 (17.86%) Linux

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 22 (39.29%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Chatbot
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) SAP APO
1 6 (10.71%) SAP MM
2 5 (8.93%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (8.93%) SAP MDM
3 4 (7.14%) SAP ERP
4 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.71%) IaaS
2 6 (10.71%) PaaS
3 5 (8.93%) Apigee
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (5.36%) Office 365
5 2 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.79%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) Firewall
1 18 (32.14%) Internet
1 18 (32.14%) SSH
1 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.93%) Skype
2 5 (8.93%) SSL
3 2 (3.57%) ASN.1
3 2 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (64.29%) Big Data
2 19 (33.93%) Hadoop
3 18 (32.14%) Apache Hive
3 18 (32.14%) Flink
4 9 (16.07%) Data Lake
5 7 (12.50%) SAP HANA
5 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.71%) SAP BW
6 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (8.93%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (7.14%) Data Mining
8 4 (7.14%) Power BI
9 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
9 3 (5.36%) Redis
10 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (37.50%) Legal
2 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Analytics Developer
4 14 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Analyst
6 11 (19.64%) Data Analyst
7 7 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
8 6 (10.71%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Data Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) SAP Data Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Consultant
9 5 (8.93%) SQL Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Big Data Software Engineer
10 4 (7.14%) HTML Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (7.14%) Senior Data Analyst
10 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
11 3 (5.36%) Azure DevOps
11 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Spark Streaming
2 7 (12.50%) XML
3 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
3 6 (10.71%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) Kafka
4 5 (8.93%) HTML5
4 5 (8.93%) jQuery
4 5 (8.93%) JSON
4 5 (8.93%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (8.93%) Node.js
4 5 (8.93%) React
4 5 (8.93%) RESTful
4 5 (8.93%) SignalR
4 5 (8.93%) SOAP
4 5 (8.93%) WebSockets
5 3 (5.36%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.36%) Sensu
6 1 (1.79%) Angular 2
6 1 (1.79%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.14%) AS400
3 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) CentOS
2 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Analytics
2 27 (48.21%) Big Data Analytics
3 22 (39.29%) ETL
4 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) Open Source
5 18 (32.14%) Data Ingestion
5 18 (32.14%) Data Protection
5 18 (32.14%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (32.14%) Network Architecture
5 18 (32.14%) Web Development
6 13 (23.21%) Machine Learning
7 10 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
9 8 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 8 (14.29%) ERP
10 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 7 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (12.50%) Data Mapping
10 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (64.29%) SQL
2 29 (51.79%) Python
3 12 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.29%) Java
6 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 5 (8.93%) R
8 4 (7.14%) Perl
9 3 (5.36%) VB
10 2 (3.57%) AWK
10 2 (3.57%) Scala
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) C#
11 1 (1.79%) C++
11 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) ACCA
1 1 (1.79%) CIMA
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
1 1 (1.79%) ISEB
1 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.93%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Apache Flume
2 3 (5.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) HP ALM
2 5 (8.93%) Ansible
3 3 (5.36%) Grafana
3 3 (5.36%) Graphite
3 3 (5.36%) Mesos
3 3 (5.36%) Nagios
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) Salt
3 3 (5.36%) StatsD
3 3 (5.36%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) SAP
3 6 (10.71%) Cloudera
3 6 (10.71%) HP
4 5 (8.93%) JD Edwards
4 5 (8.93%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.36%) New Relic
5 3 (5.36%) Splunk
6 1 (1.79%) BMC
6 1 (1.79%) Cognos
6 1 (1.79%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.79%) Remedy
6 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.79%) Tableau
6 1 (1.79%) Talend