Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 44 59
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 +10
Contract jobs citing Analytics 51 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.61% 3.52% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 4.28% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 24
Reading median daily rate £463 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.93% +11.25%
10th Percentile £359 £331 £362
90th Percentile £642 £550 £650
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £438 £445
% change year-on-year +5.71% -1.69% +17.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -23.51% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £15.00 £18.81
90th Percentile £12.50 £15.00 £20.42
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -4.17% +83.58% +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 1,208 1,028 1,281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.61% 82.31% 80.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 566 740
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £229 £271 £240
90th Percentile £575 £575 £551
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 40
Reading median hourly rate £20.75 £16.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.69% -24.99% -11.57%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.95 £14.63
90th Percentile £54.63 £47.50 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 17 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
5 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (19.61%) Data Management
5 10 (19.61%) Data Quality
5 10 (19.61%) Big Data
6 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.65%) Degree
6 9 (17.65%) Python
7 8 (15.69%) Oracle
8 7 (13.73%) B2B
8 7 (13.73%) Marketing
9 6 (11.76%) Finance
9 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (11.76%) SQL
10 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
10 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (9.80%) CRM
10 5 (9.80%) Linux
10 5 (9.80%) ETL
10 5 (9.80%) Workflow
10 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
10 5 (9.80%) R
10 5 (9.80%) DevOps
10 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
10 5 (9.80%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (7.84%) Demand Generation

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 (7.84%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.80%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.92%) Route 53
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) 5G
1 2 (3.92%) IPsec
1 2 (3.92%) OpenVPN
1 2 (3.92%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (3.92%) SSL
1 2 (3.92%) VPN
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.96%) DVB
2 1 (1.96%) LTE
2 1 (1.96%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) Big Data
1 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) Power BI
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.92%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (3.92%) GIS
5 2 (3.92%) HDInsight
5 2 (3.92%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.92%) QlikView
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (1.96%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.96%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) ERwin
2 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.73%) Marketing
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Analyst
1 9 (17.65%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Data Architect
3 5 (9.80%) Designer
4 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Data Business Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Marketing Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Network Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Operations Manager
5 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) OSS Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Sales Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Kafka
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) LAMP
2 2 (3.92%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.96%) OLE
3 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.96%) Sensu
3 1 (1.96%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.92%) Social Media
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) RIA
5 1 (1.96%) Robotics
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 2 (3.92%) Fedora
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
3 10 (19.61%) Data Management
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.73%) B2B
6 5 (9.80%) CRM
6 5 (9.80%) DevOps
6 5 (9.80%) ETL
6 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
6 5 (9.80%) Workflow
7 4 (7.84%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (7.84%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics
7 4 (7.84%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.84%) Demand Generation
7 4 (7.84%) Marketing Automation
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Python
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) R
4 4 (7.84%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.92%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) AWK
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) Scala
7 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.92%) MBA
4 1 (1.96%) CEH
4 1 (1.96%) CISM
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.96%) SANS
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
3 3 (5.88%) GDPR
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) Btrfs
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.92%) Consul
2 2 (3.92%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (3.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) Grafana
3 1 (1.96%) Graphite
3 1 (1.96%) Kibana
3 1 (1.96%) Mesos
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) Salt
3 1 (1.96%) StatsD
3 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Google
4 3 (5.88%) Informatica
4 3 (5.88%) Tableau
5 2 (3.92%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.92%) Marketo
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.92%) Splunk
6 1 (1.96%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.96%) Cadence
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) New Relic
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Talend