Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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.

Analytics
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 53 66
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 +9
Contract jobs citing Analytics 37 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.93% 3.29% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 4.12% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 29
Reading median daily rate £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% - -6.78%
10th Percentile £326 £360 £306
90th Percentile £595 £645 £490
Berkshire median daily rate £461 £425 £365
% change year-on-year +8.53% +16.44% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Reading median hourly rate £14.25 £21.06 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.32% -87.97% +821.05%
10th Percentile £12.98 £18.81 £162.50
90th Percentile £14.93 £23.75 £187.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £19.61 £14.50
% change year-on-year +68.28% +35.24% -23.68%

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 1041 1164 1492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.36% 79.84% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 608 926
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
10th Percentile £275 £227 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
% change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +78.38%

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 2017.

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 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Analytics 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 Reading region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (24.32%) Marketing
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) Tableau
5 5 (13.51%) Big Data
5 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (13.51%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.51%) Google
5 5 (13.51%) Content Management
5 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
6 4 (10.81%) Finance
6 4 (10.81%) Publishing
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (10.81%) ETL
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.81%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) HTML
6 4 (10.81%) Adobe
6 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.81%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (10.81%) VoLTE

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 1 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) GeoServer
1 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.70%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (5.41%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) LTE
1 4 (10.81%) VoLTE
2 3 (8.11%) 4G
2 3 (8.11%) HTTP
3 2 (5.41%) 2G
3 2 (5.41%) 3G
3 2 (5.41%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (5.41%) UMTS
4 1 (2.70%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) OpenFlow
4 1 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Big Data
1 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) QlikView
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.41%) Data Lake
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) Power BI
4 2 (5.41%) Redis
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.70%) HBase
5 1 (2.70%) HDInsight
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) German Language
3 4 (10.81%) Publishing
4 3 (8.11%) Italian Language
4 3 (8.11%) Japanese Language
4 3 (8.11%) Korean Language
4 3 (8.11%) Russian Language
5 2 (5.41%) French Language
5 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.70%) Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Games
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Designer
4 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3G Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 4G Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Sitecore Architect
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.41%) TM1 Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Web Producer
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) WebCenter
3 2 (5.41%) Kafka
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) GeoTools
4 1 (2.70%) JTS
4 1 (2.70%) MDX
4 1 (2.70%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) SOAP
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) WSDL
4 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) W3C
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Animation
5 1 (2.70%) Blog
5 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Robotics
5 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Tandem
5 1 (2.70%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
3 5 (13.51%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (13.51%) Content Management
4 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (10.81%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (10.81%) ETL
4 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
5 3 (8.11%) Scorecard
5 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.41%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) R
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) ACCA
3 1 (2.70%) CIMA
3 1 (2.70%) MBA
3 1 (2.70%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (2.70%) EnCase
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
1 6 (16.22%) Tableau
2 5 (13.51%) Google
3 4 (10.81%) Adobe
4 3 (8.11%) Informatica
4 3 (8.11%) Nokia
4 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos
5 2 (5.41%) Ericsson
5 2 (5.41%) Huawei
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.41%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) Amdocs
6 1 (2.70%) Cramer
6 1 (2.70%) Ensighten
6 1 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) SendGrid