Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Data Analysis
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 63 67
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 26 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.86% 2.10% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.42% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 14
Reading median daily rate £450 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +1.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £228 £289 £207
90th Percentile £556 £563 £505
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £47.00 - £17.68
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - £17.50

Data Analysis 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 1,211 1,279 1,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.62% 86.83% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 755 533
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £306 £261 £237
90th Percentile £638 £602 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 53
Reading median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.91% +25.71% -17.96%
10th Percentile £16.25 £13.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £83.75 £52.50 £57.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% +46.67% -6.25%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Reading

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analysis in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Reading

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Reading over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Reading

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Reading

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Reading over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Analysis in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 7 (26.92%) SaaS
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) JIRA
4 6 (23.08%) PaaS
4 6 (23.08%) Confluence
4 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (23.08%) Atlassian
4 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) GitHub
4 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
4 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 5 (19.23%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
5 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) Wealth Management
5 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 5 (19.23%) Python
5 5 (19.23%) RDBMS

Data Analysis
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 6 (23.08%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Sonata
2 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (26.92%) SaaS
3 6 (23.08%) GitHub
3 6 (23.08%) PaaS
4 3 (11.54%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.54%) Power BI
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) LSMW
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) HR Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Power BI Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) BAPI
2 1 (3.85%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) Wealth Management
5 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Document Management
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) ABAP
5 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.85%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) OCP
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Dublin Core
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.69%) FNZ
4 2 (7.69%) Qualtrics
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) IFS
5 1 (3.85%) Saba
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) Workday