Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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.

Data Analysis
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 43 70
Rank change year-on-year -29 +27 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 29 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.94% 3.45% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 4.14% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 13
Reading median daily rate £350 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +1.01% +0.25%
10th Percentile £90 £307 £304
90th Percentile £506 £512 £660
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £340
% change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% -6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Reading median hourly rate - £12.50 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -46.67%

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 1,292 1,063 1,206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.48% 83.37% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 623 629
Reading median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £213 £275 £228
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 44 49
Reading median hourly rate £30.00 £14.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.39% -34.44% -27.18%
10th Percentile £17.40 £10.75 £14.25
90th Percentile £63.15 £45.18 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £14.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.98% -15.71% -41.67%

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 16 November 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Analytics
4 5 (17.24%) Power BI
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (13.79%) Google
5 4 (13.79%) Business Development
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) CRM
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (13.79%) Social Media
6 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Tableau
6 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
6 3 (10.34%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (10.34%) User Experience
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Marketing
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Telesales
7 2 (6.90%) Chemistry
7 2 (6.90%) Subversion

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 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eloqua
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Maximo
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Power BI
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) QlikView
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Operations Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Sales Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Sales Operations Manager
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Report Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Sales Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Sales and Marketing Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Software Sales Manager
4 2 (6.90%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Tableau Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Social Media
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Analytics
3 4 (13.79%) Business Development
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
3 4 (13.79%) Customer-Centricity
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Actionable Insight
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
5 2 (6.90%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Revenue Management
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) ANSI SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) R
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MBA
3 1 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.90%) QA
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Google
4 3 (10.34%) Tableau
5 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
6 1 (3.45%) Cadence
6 1 (3.45%) JDA