The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
South East / Berkshire
Rank 93 116 121
Rank change year-on-year +23 +5  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.43% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £331 £261 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.79% -14.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £252 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £270 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £380 £363
% change year-on-year -11.18% +4.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +200.00% -24.85%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1491 1977 2180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.55% 80.33% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 1023 1134
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 54
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £96.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Statistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Berkshire

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Berkshire

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Berkshire

Statistics
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 Statistics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 3 £275 -
Reading +13 2 £388 - 1
Statistics
South East

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Statistics.

1 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
1 13 (38.24%) Front Office
1 13 (38.24%) Back Office
1 13 (38.24%) Validation
1 13 (38.24%) Fault Management
1 13 (38.24%) Capacity Management
1 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
2 10 (29.41%) People Management
3 9 (26.47%) Huawei
4 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) User Experience
5 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
6 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
7 3 (8.82%) JSON
7 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
7 3 (8.82%) Python
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
7 3 (8.82%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
7 3 (8.82%) GIMP
7 3 (8.82%) jQuery
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics

Statistics
Top Related 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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) GIMP
2 1 (2.94%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) 2G
1 1 (2.94%) 3G
1 1 (2.94%) 4G
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Junos
1 1 (2.94%) MRTG
1 1 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Gerrit
General
1 13 (38.24%) Back Office
1 13 (38.24%) Front Office
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Python Developer
4 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Administrator
4 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Data Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Data Mining Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Database Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Radio Planner
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
1 3 (8.82%) CSS3
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) HTML5
1 3 (8.82%) jQuery
1 3 (8.82%) JSON
1 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.88%) Django
2 2 (5.88%) Flask
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Capacity Management
1 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
1 13 (38.24%) Fault Management
1 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
1 13 (38.24%) Validation
2 10 (29.41%) People Management
3 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
4 3 (8.82%) Analytics
4 3 (8.82%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Coaching
5 2 (5.88%) Innovation Management
5 2 (5.88%) Line Management
5 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
5 2 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) UX Design
5 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.82%) PHP
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) C
2 2 (5.88%) Cython
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) PhD
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Huawei
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Aruba
4 1 (2.94%) Avaya
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Clearswift
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds