Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 65 87
Rank change year-on-year +15 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 41 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.37% 2.02% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 2.48% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 8
Reading median daily rate £400 £396 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% -0.38% +1.92%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £283
90th Percentile £515 £438 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +21.43% -0.71% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £17.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.30% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.68 £14.00
% change year-on-year -29.30% +26.29% -17.65%

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 1,008 1,171 1,550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.96% 81.38% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 587 930
Reading median daily rate £400 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £275 £220 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 68
Reading median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.75% -35.28% +54.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £50.82
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.68 £24.00
% change year-on-year -20.81% -26.33% +9.09%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (36.59%) Oracle
4 10 (24.39%) Retail
4 10 (24.39%) Workflow
5 9 (21.95%) Finance
6 8 (19.51%) Unix
6 8 (19.51%) Project Management
6 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
6 8 (19.51%) Data Quality
6 8 (19.51%) Sonata
6 8 (19.51%) Actionable Insight
7 7 (17.07%) Defect Management
7 7 (17.07%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (17.07%) SLA
7 7 (17.07%) UML
7 7 (17.07%) ETL
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (14.63%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (14.63%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
9 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.20%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (12.20%) GDPR
10 4 (9.76%) Data Structures

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 (14.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Sonata
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DHCP
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
1 2 (4.88%) Skype
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.88%) Big Data
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.88%) HBase
2 2 (4.88%) Impala
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.44%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.44%) QlikView
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 10 (24.39%) Retail
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) French Language
3 2 (4.88%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Italian Language
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Data Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (14.63%) Programmer
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) Data Entry Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Data Modeller
4 4 (9.76%) Excel Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Report Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Workflow
2 8 (19.51%) Actionable Insight
2 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
3 7 (17.07%) Defect Management
3 7 (17.07%) ETL
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) UML
4 6 (14.63%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
5 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (9.76%) Data Entry
6 4 (9.76%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Use Case
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) Data Quality
2 7 (17.07%) SLA
3 5 (12.20%) GDPR
4 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.44%) IFRS
4 1 (2.44%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.88%) HDFS
1 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Kibana
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.44%) FNZ
4 1 (2.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau