Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 50 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 +18
Contract jobs citing Analytics 62 38 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.13% 3.03% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 3.62% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 27
Reading median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £288 £329 £369
90th Percentile £621 £597 £635
Berkshire median daily rate £494 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% +25.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Reading median hourly rate - £14.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.72% -89.86%
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% +106.25% +10.34%

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 1,295 1,051 1,141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.28% 83.81% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 650 573
Reading median daily rate £450 £403 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £230 £265 £235
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 41
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -35.56% -27.18%
10th Percentile £18.50 £11.05 £13.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.55
% change year-on-year +37.93% -21.83% -30.00%

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 23 January 2019.

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 January 2019, 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 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 32 (51.61%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (48.39%) DevOps
5 29 (46.77%) SQL
6 26 (41.94%) Visual Studio Team System
6 26 (41.94%) PowerShell
7 25 (40.32%) Power BI
8 24 (38.71%) Data Lake
8 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (37.10%) HDInsight
10 22 (35.48%) PaaS
10 22 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (35.48%) Data Science
11 18 (29.03%) Visual Studio
12 17 (27.42%) Windows
13 16 (25.81%) Virtual Machines
13 16 (25.81%) IaaS
13 16 (25.81%) Security Testing
14 14 (22.58%) Scrum
15 13 (20.97%) Data Management
15 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (20.97%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
16 11 (17.74%) CRM
17 10 (16.13%) Data Analytics
17 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (16.13%) Data-Driven Testing
18 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (14.52%) Degree

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.23%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 31 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (35.48%) PaaS
3 16 (25.81%) IaaS
4 5 (8.06%) OpenShift
5 4 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (6.45%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.23%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.23%) Route 53
6 2 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) IPsec
1 2 (3.23%) OpenVPN
1 2 (3.23%) SSL
1 2 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) Power BI
2 24 (38.71%) Data Lake
3 23 (37.10%) HDInsight
4 22 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (9.68%) Big Data
7 5 (8.06%) Data Mining
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (4.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.84%) MySQL
10 2 (3.23%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (3.23%) MariaDB
10 2 (3.23%) QlikView
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Visual Studio Team System
2 18 (29.03%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Legal
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (27.42%) Azure DevOps
3 16 (25.81%) Azure Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Operations Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Sales Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Sales Operations Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Angular Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Sales Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Analytics Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) CRM Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.84%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) CSS
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
2 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.84%) Angular 2
3 3 (4.84%) Highcharts JS
3 3 (4.84%) Kafka
3 3 (4.84%) Node.js
4 2 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (3.23%) LAMP
5 1 (1.61%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) JSON
5 1 (1.61%) OLE
5 1 (1.61%) React
5 1 (1.61%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) PMI
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) CentOS
3 2 (3.23%) Fedora
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (48.39%) DevOps
3 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (35.48%) Data Science
5 16 (25.81%) Security Testing
6 14 (22.58%) Scrum
7 13 (20.97%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.97%) Data Management
8 11 (17.74%) CRM
8 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
9 10 (16.13%) Data Analytics
9 10 (16.13%) Data-Driven Testing
10 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Value Proposition
11 5 (8.06%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (8.06%) Machine Learning
12 4 (6.45%) Business Analytics
12 4 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (6.45%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 26 (41.94%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.90%) Python
4 4 (6.45%) R
5 3 (4.84%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) Scala
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) MBA
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (12.90%) Docker
3 2 (3.23%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.68%) Ansible
3 5 (8.06%) Terraform
4 2 (3.23%) Consul
4 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.61%) Kibana
5 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Google
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.61%) Huawei
5 1 (1.61%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Tableau
5 1 (1.61%) Talend