Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 38 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 +35 +4
Contract jobs citing Analytics 64 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.38% 3.97% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 4.91% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 20
Reading median daily rate £456 £450 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +8.11% +14.43%
10th Percentile £267 £320 £244
90th Percentile £599 £619 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £430
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -23.51% +3.21%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.00 £18.81
90th Percentile £12.50 £15.00 £20.42
Berkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £15.00 £17.31
% change year-on-year +153.33% -13.32% -8.92%

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 1,254 1,018 1,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.83% 80.79% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 519 847
Reading median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £241 £250
90th Percentile £602 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 53 40
Reading median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -21.70% +3.71%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £53.13 £57.50 £60.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +43.33% -14.29% -21.35%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 23 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (21.88%) Degree
5 14 (21.88%) Big Data
5 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
5 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (20.31%) Data Analytics
7 11 (17.19%) Marketing
7 11 (17.19%) SQL
8 10 (15.63%) Data Management
9 9 (14.06%) Java
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle
9 9 (14.06%) Python
9 9 (14.06%) Data Quality
10 8 (12.50%) ETL
10 8 (12.50%) Project Management
10 8 (12.50%) Power BI
10 8 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (10.94%) Azure Data Factory
11 7 (10.94%) User Experience
11 7 (10.94%) CSS
11 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
11 7 (10.94%) Migration
11 7 (10.94%) Visualisation
12 6 (9.38%) Hadoop

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 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) SAS
3 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.94%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (4.69%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.13%) Serverless
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) 5G
1 2 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) DVB
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) LTE
2 1 (1.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Big Data
2 13 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (12.50%) Power BI
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
5 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (7.81%) Data Lake
7 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.25%) Redis
8 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.69%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (4.69%) HDInsight
8 3 (4.69%) QlikView
8 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (3.13%) Semantic Layer
9 2 (3.13%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) ERwin
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Grunt
2 1 (1.56%) gulp
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (17.19%) Marketing
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Analyst
1 11 (17.19%) Consultant
2 8 (12.50%) Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Designer
3 7 (10.94%) Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Data Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Insight Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Graphic Designer
6 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) CSS
2 6 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) Kafka
4 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.13%) JPA
4 2 (3.13%) Middleware
4 2 (3.13%) OAuth
4 2 (3.13%) SAML
4 2 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (1.56%) .NET
5 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) Ajax
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) CSS3
5 1 (1.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (10.94%) User Experience
4 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.38%) Social Media
5 4 (6.25%) Animation
5 4 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.25%) Replication
5 4 (6.25%) Video Editing
6 3 (4.69%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.69%) Virtual Team
7 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.56%) Blog
8 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.56%) Robotics
8 1 (1.56%) Wiki
8 1 (1.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
3 13 (20.31%) Data Analytics
4 10 (15.63%) Data Management
5 8 (12.50%) ETL
5 8 (12.50%) Project Management
6 7 (10.94%) Migration
6 7 (10.94%) Visualisation
7 6 (9.38%) Open Source
7 6 (9.38%) Web Analytics
8 5 (7.81%) Scorecard
8 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.81%) Wireframes
9 4 (6.25%) B2B
9 4 (6.25%) CRM
9 4 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (6.25%) DevOps
9 4 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) Java
2 9 (14.06%) Python
3 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) R
5 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.69%) Scala
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) F#
6 2 (3.13%) Java 8
7 1 (1.56%) AWK
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.56%) Perl
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.13%) MBA
5 1 (1.56%) CEH
5 1 (1.56%) CISM
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.69%) GDPR
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Ansible
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Grafana
2 1 (1.56%) Graphite
2 1 (1.56%) Kibana
2 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Mesos
2 1 (1.56%) Nagios
2 1 (1.56%) Salt
2 1 (1.56%) StatsD
2 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) Informatica
4 5 (7.81%) Adobe
5 3 (4.69%) Google
5 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) Tableau
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) Marketo
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
6 2 (3.13%) Talend
6 2 (3.13%) Teradata
6 2 (3.13%) Vertica
7 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.56%) Cadence
7 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.56%) hybris
7 1 (1.56%) New Relic
7 1 (1.56%) Omniture
7 1 (1.56%) Optimizely