Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 20 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.

Analytics
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 50 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 +13
Contract jobs citing Analytics 54 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.61% 2.93% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 3.51% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 23
Reading median daily rate £440 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.86% +12.12% -
10th Percentile £256 £326 £360
90th Percentile £586 £595 £645
Berkshire median daily rate £469 £461 £425
% change year-on-year +1.63% +8.53% +16.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Reading median hourly rate - £14.25 £21.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.32% -87.97%
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £33.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +4.55% +68.28% +35.24%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,287 1,054 1,180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.97% 83.39% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 622 613
Reading median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £213 £275 £228
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 48
Reading median hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.14% -35.56% -27.18%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.75 £14.25
90th Percentile £64.25 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +44.83% -19.44% -40.00%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Reading

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analytics in Reading

Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Reading

Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Reading region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (31.48%) DevOps
4 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 14 (25.93%) Power BI
6 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
7 12 (22.22%) Degree
7 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
8 11 (20.37%) HDInsight
8 11 (20.37%) Data Management
8 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (20.37%) Windows
8 11 (20.37%) Data Lake
8 11 (20.37%) Data Science
9 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
10 9 (16.67%) CRM
10 9 (16.67%) Security Testing
10 9 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (16.67%) PaaS
10 9 (16.67%) IaaS
10 9 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (14.81%) Python
12 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (12.96%) B2B
12 7 (12.96%) Scrum
12 7 (12.96%) Marketing

Analytics
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 4 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Eloqua
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.67%) IaaS
2 9 (16.67%) PaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.70%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.70%) Route 53
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.85%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) 5G
1 2 (3.70%) IPsec
1 2 (3.70%) OpenVPN
1 2 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (3.70%) SSL
1 2 (3.70%) VPN
1 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.85%) DVB
2 1 (1.85%) LTE
2 1 (1.85%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) Power BI
2 11 (20.37%) Data Lake
2 11 (20.37%) HDInsight
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.96%) Big Data
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (3.70%) MariaDB
6 2 (3.70%) Semantic Layer
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.96%) Marketing
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Operations Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Marketing Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Network Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Sales Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Sales Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Sales Operations Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Sales and Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Kafka
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.85%) OLE
3 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.85%) Sensu
3 1 (1.85%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) Social Media
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) RIA
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) CentOS
3 2 (3.70%) Fedora
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (31.48%) DevOps
3 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.37%) Data Management
4 11 (20.37%) Data Science
5 9 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (16.67%) CRM
5 9 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.96%) B2B
7 7 (12.96%) Scrum
7 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Actionable Insight
9 5 (9.26%) Data-Driven Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Value Proposition
10 4 (7.41%) Demand Generation
10 4 (7.41%) Marketing Automation
10 4 (7.41%) Sales Enablement
10 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
3 8 (14.81%) Python
4 5 (9.26%) R
5 4 (7.41%) Java
6 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.70%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) AWK
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Master's Degree
2 3 (5.56%) MBA
3 1 (1.85%) CEH
3 1 (1.85%) CISM
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.85%) SANS
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) Data Quality
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) GDPR
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (9.26%) Docker
3 2 (3.70%) Btrfs
4 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Consul
3 2 (3.70%) HAProxy
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) Grafana
4 1 (1.85%) Graphite
4 1 (1.85%) Kibana
4 1 (1.85%) Mesos
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
4 1 (1.85%) Salt
4 1 (1.85%) StatsD
4 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Google
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.70%) Marketo
3 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.70%) Splunk
3 2 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (1.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.85%) Cadence
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) New Relic
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.85%) Talend