Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 64 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 28 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.96% 1.92% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.33% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 13
Reading median daily rate £364 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.06% -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £276 £306 £315
90th Percentile £548 £500 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -11.76% +17.24% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £17.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +45.83% +4.58%

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 1,222 1,029 1,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.63% 82.25% 80.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 566 743
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £226 £271 £236
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 45 40
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -24.99% -11.57%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.95 £14.63
90th Percentile £58.25 £47.50 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Workflow
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) Unix
5 8 (28.57%) FNZ
5 8 (28.57%) Sonata
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 6 (21.43%) Wealth Management
7 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (14.29%) Marketing
9 4 (14.29%) Infor M3
9 4 (14.29%) Analytics
9 4 (14.29%) CRM
10 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) Power BI
10 3 (10.71%) Actionable Insight
11 2 (7.14%) Marketing Automation
11 2 (7.14%) PMO
11 2 (7.14%) Demand Generation

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 7 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Sonata
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (14.29%) Infor M3
4 2 (7.14%) Eloqua
5 1 (3.57%) Maximo
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (3.57%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Power BI
2 2 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) OLTP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Report Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Support Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Sales and Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Sales Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Sales Operations Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Software Sales Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Web Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (35.71%) Workflow
4 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 6 (21.43%) Wealth Management
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) B2B
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Insight
7 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (7.14%) Demand Generation
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Marketing Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Marketing Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.14%) Revenue Management
7 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) R
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) FNZ
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
4 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.57%) Cadence