Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

Statistics
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 78 91
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 +6
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.14% 0.87% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 1.06% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Reading median daily rate - £475 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +61.70% -9.62%
Berkshire median daily rate £125 £325 £324
% change year-on-year -61.54% +0.31% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £11.10

Statistics 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 1,262 1,036 1,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.39% 81.64% 80.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 532 801
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £223 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +6.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 51 36
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -24.99% -5.20%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £49.38 £53.75 £38.52
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +46.67% -9.09% -26.67%

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Reading

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Reading

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM

Statistics
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Demand Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy