Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Structures
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 74 93
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Structures 6 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.42% 0.88% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 2.59% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Reading median daily rate £500 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £460 £300 £340
90th Percentile £550 £300 £465
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +26.73% -16.67% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £54.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -17.59% +332.00% -

Data Structures is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 460 425 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.24% 34.05% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 221 255
Reading median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - -
10th Percentile £190 £250 £188
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.44% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 18
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.84% -17.39% +53.33%
10th Percentile £7.83 £11.10 £17.89
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.75 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.61 £15.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -2.60% -17.81% -8.75%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in Reading

Data Structures
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Structures in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Structures 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 Structures.

1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Power BI
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (16.67%) Data Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management

Data Structures
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Power BI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft