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 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
Analytics
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 34 62 59
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3  
Contract jobs citing Analytics 29 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.33% 1.88% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.40% 2.44% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 10
Median daily rate £450 £385 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +33.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £324 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £25.31 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.83% -20.17%  

Analytics 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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 537 780 710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 80.27% 77.30% 72.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 421 398
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.59 £50.33 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.04% +86.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.05 £18.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Reading

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Reading over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analytics in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analytics in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 31 (56.36%) Finance
1 31 (56.36%) Marketing
2 19 (34.55%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (32.73%) Degree
4 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
6 12 (21.82%) Data Analytics
7 11 (20.00%) CRM
8 10 (18.18%) Java
8 10 (18.18%) Google
8 10 (18.18%) German Language
8 10 (18.18%) Spanish Language
9 9 (16.36%) Data Architecture
10 8 (14.55%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
10 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.73%) Internet
11 7 (12.73%) Financial Institution
11 7 (12.73%) MBA
11 7 (12.73%) PLM
11 7 (12.73%) Online Marketing
11 7 (12.73%) Big Data
11 7 (12.73%) Business Transformation
12 6 (10.91%) Hadoop
12 6 (10.91%) Case Management
12 6 (10.91%) Economics
12 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
12 6 (10.91%) Data Management
12 6 (10.91%) Business Development
12 6 (10.91%) Mandarin Language

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Top Related 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 5 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.45%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) 2G
2 1 (1.82%) 3G
2 1 (1.82%) 4G
2 1 (1.82%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (1.82%) LTE
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
2 1 (1.82%) UMTS
2 1 (1.82%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Big Data
2 6 (10.91%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.27%) Power BI
4 3 (5.45%) HBase
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.64%) OLAP
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.82%) CloverETL
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
6 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (56.36%) Finance
1 31 (56.36%) Marketing
2 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
3 10 (18.18%) German Language
3 10 (18.18%) Spanish Language
4 7 (12.73%) Financial Institution
5 6 (10.91%) Mandarin Language
6 5 (9.09%) Retail
7 4 (7.27%) Banking
7 4 (7.27%) Publishing
8 3 (5.45%) Italian Language
8 3 (5.45%) Japanese Language
8 3 (5.45%) Korean Language
8 3 (5.45%) Russian Language
9 2 (3.64%) Billing
10 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
10 1 (1.82%) French Language
10 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Marketing Manager
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Data Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Business Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Channel Marketing Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Hadoop Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Web Producer
8 2 (3.64%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (5.45%) WebCenter
3 2 (3.64%) JSON
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Robotics
4 3 (5.45%) W3C
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Social Media
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Android
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (21.82%) Data Analytics
3 11 (20.00%) CRM
4 9 (16.36%) Data Architecture
5 8 (14.55%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (12.73%) Business Transformation
6 7 (12.73%) Online Marketing
6 7 (12.73%) PLM
7 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.91%) Business Development
7 6 (10.91%) Case Management
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) Data Management
7 6 (10.91%) Economics
7 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (9.09%) Information Management
8 5 (9.09%) Process Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Java
2 6 (10.91%) Python
3 4 (7.27%) Scala
3 4 (7.27%) VBA
4 3 (5.45%) C
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) PMO
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Google
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) HP
3 6 (10.91%) IBM
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) Adobe
5 3 (5.45%) Tableau
6 1 (1.82%) Cognos
6 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.82%) Huawei
6 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.82%) Informatica
6 1 (1.82%) Nokia
6 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Talend
6 1 (1.82%) Teradata