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 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
Data Analysis
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 52 67 52
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15  
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 11 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.64% 1.39% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.79% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 16
Median daily rate £375 £433 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +19.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £399 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £467 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.68 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £17.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +23.35% -14.19%  

Data Analysis 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%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Reading

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) ETL
6 5 (20.83%) Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
6 5 (20.83%) Analytics
7 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 4 (16.67%) Power BI
7 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) Data Management
8 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Process Management
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) SOA
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) SAS
8 3 (12.50%) GDPR
8 3 (12.50%) IFRS
8 3 (12.50%) IFRS 9

Data Analysis
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 3 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.17%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.67%) Power BI
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) CloverETL
4 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) SSIS Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) ETL Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Sales Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) QlikView Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Data Management
4 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (12.50%) Process Management
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
2 3 (12.50%) GDPR
2 3 (12.50%) IFRS
2 3 (12.50%) IFRS 9
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Talend
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