Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Analytical Skills
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 53
Rank change year-on-year -2 +38 -29
Contract jobs citing Analytical Skills 121 103 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.31% 8.22% 3.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.14% 25.62% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 32
Reading median daily rate £404 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% -3.03% -1.17%
10th Percentile £247 £275 £148
90th Percentile £533 £582 £545
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
Reading median hourly rate £20.00 £31.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.48% +45.88% -46.88%
10th Percentile £11.35 £20.70 £13.00
90th Percentile £61.50 £51.02 £57.86
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -22.50% -23.40%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 523 402 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.92% 32.08% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 202 310
Reading median daily rate £415 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.30% +0.91% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £268 £250
90th Percentile £589 £586 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 17
Reading median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -25.00% +14.98%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.60 £13.00
90th Percentile £64.13 £55.27 £50.76
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £13.86 £18.00
% change year-on-year +28.07% -23.00% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Reading

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Analytical Skills in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytical Skills in Reading

Analytical Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Reading over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Reading

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytical Skills in Reading

Analytical Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Reading over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analytical Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Reading region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 48 (39.67%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (23.97%) Project Management
2 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
3 27 (22.31%) SQL
3 27 (22.31%) Oracle
3 27 (22.31%) Finance
3 27 (22.31%) Degree
4 23 (19.01%) Marketing
5 20 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.70%) Computer Science
7 18 (14.88%) Legal
7 18 (14.88%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (14.88%) Marketing Intelligence
8 17 (14.05%) Analytics
9 16 (13.22%) French Language
10 15 (12.40%) German Language
10 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (10.74%) Unix
12 13 (10.74%) Linux
12 13 (10.74%) B2B
12 13 (10.74%) Data Analysis
12 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (9.09%) Process Improvement
13 11 (9.09%) Migration
13 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (8.26%) Workflow
14 10 (8.26%) Data Management
14 10 (8.26%) Data Quality

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (4.96%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.65%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.65%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.65%) Confluence
2 2 (1.65%) SAS
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.83%) PowerExchange
3 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Sonata
2 5 (4.13%) Eloqua
2 5 (4.13%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (3.31%) Infor M3
3 4 (3.31%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.83%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.13%) Office 365
3 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Skype
2 1 (0.83%) DVB
2 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) IPsec
2 1 (0.83%) IPv4
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
2 1 (0.83%) SNMP
2 1 (0.83%) SSL
2 1 (0.83%) VLAN
2 1 (0.83%) VPN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.79%) Big Data
2 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.13%) DB2
3 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.31%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.31%) HBase
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.48%) MS Access
5 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.48%) Power BI
5 3 (2.48%) QlikView
5 3 (2.48%) Redis
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.65%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) JIRA
2 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.65%) JMeter
2 2 (1.65%) Maven
2 2 (1.65%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (22.31%) Finance
2 23 (19.01%) Marketing
3 18 (14.88%) Legal
4 16 (13.22%) French Language
5 15 (12.40%) German Language
6 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.31%) Retail
8 2 (1.65%) Advertising
8 2 (1.65%) Back Office
8 2 (1.65%) Billing
8 2 (1.65%) Czech Language
8 2 (1.65%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.65%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
9 1 (0.83%) Front Office
9 1 (0.83%) Games
9 1 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (38.84%) Analyst
2 18 (14.88%) Salesforce Analyst
3 15 (12.40%) Marketing Analyst
4 14 (11.57%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.26%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.44%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (6.61%) Consultant
8 7 (5.79%) Administrator
9 6 (4.96%) Designer
10 5 (4.13%) Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Sales Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) GDPR Business Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) Service Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) Support Consultant
11 4 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.48%) Buyer
12 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 3 (2.48%) IT Buyer
12 3 (2.48%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) .NET
1 2 (1.65%) CSS
1 2 (1.65%) HTML
1 2 (1.65%) Kafka
1 2 (1.65%) REST
2 1 (0.83%) .NET Core
2 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.83%) CSS3
2 1 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.83%) HTML5
2 1 (0.83%) jQuery
2 1 (0.83%) LINQ
2 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.83%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (0.83%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.83%) Sensu
2 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.26%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.44%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.79%) PMI
5 6 (4.96%) Replication
6 3 (2.48%) EPoS
6 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.65%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.65%) Social Media
7 2 (1.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
8 1 (0.83%) Life Science
8 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Robotics
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.74%) Linux
1 13 (10.74%) Unix
2 6 (4.96%) Windows
3 2 (1.65%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.67%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (23.97%) Project Management
3 20 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.88%) Marketing Intelligence
5 17 (14.05%) Analytics
6 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (10.74%) B2B
7 13 (10.74%) Data Analysis
8 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.09%) Migration
8 11 (9.09%) Process Improvement
9 10 (8.26%) Data Management
9 10 (8.26%) Workflow
10 9 (7.44%) Incident Management
10 9 (7.44%) Information Management
10 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.79%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.79%) ITIL
11 7 (5.79%) Project Planning
11 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.31%) SQL
2 7 (5.79%) C
3 5 (4.13%) Java
3 5 (4.13%) Python
4 4 (3.31%) C#
5 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.65%) F#
6 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.65%) R
7 1 (0.83%) AWK
7 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) C++
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
7 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby
7 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (22.31%) Degree
2 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.79%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.96%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.96%) PMP
5 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.65%) MBA
8 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.83%) CCNP
8 1 (0.83%) CEH
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.83%) CISM
8 1 (0.83%) CISSP
8 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.83%) HNC
8 1 (0.83%) MCSE
8 1 (0.83%) PhD
8 1 (0.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.13%) GDPR
2 5 (4.13%) SLA
3 3 (2.48%) PMO
3 3 (2.48%) QA
4 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Apache Flume
1 5 (4.13%) StorNext
2 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) Firmware
3 2 (1.65%) HDFS
3 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.48%) Puppet
3 2 (1.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.83%) Ansible
4 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.83%) Grafana
4 1 (0.83%) Graphite
4 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.83%) Kibana
4 1 (0.83%) Mesos
4 1 (0.83%) Nagios
4 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.83%) Salt
4 1 (0.83%) StatsD
4 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.31%) Oracle
3 18 (14.88%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (7.44%) FNZ
5 7 (5.79%) AppDynamics
5 7 (5.79%) Informatica
6 5 (4.13%) IBM
7 3 (2.48%) Teradata
8 2 (1.65%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.65%) BMC
8 2 (1.65%) Google
8 2 (1.65%) Marketo
8 2 (1.65%) Remedy
8 2 (1.65%) SAP
8 2 (1.65%) Splunk
8 2 (1.65%) Tableau
8 2 (1.65%) Talend
8 2 (1.65%) Vertica
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco
9 1 (0.83%) HP