Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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.

Statistics
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 99 97
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing Statistics 9 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.90% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Reading median daily rate £475 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +137.50% -38.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £410 £200 £321
90th Percentile £580 £200 £390
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £287 £325
% change year-on-year +13.44% -11.85% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £15.00 -

Statistics 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 1002 1445 1446
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.15% 78.66% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 822 797
Reading median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £385
% change year-on-year +3.66% +6.49% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 52
Reading median hourly rate £17.59 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.53% -1.02% +26.50%
10th Percentile £13.60 £10.75 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £45.39 £40.17
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.61% -31.11% +31.81%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Statistics in Reading over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 7 (77.78%) Remedy
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (66.67%) Validation
2 6 (66.67%) Huawei
2 6 (66.67%) Front Office
2 6 (66.67%) Back Office
2 6 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) R
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
3 1 (11.11%) Varonis
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (66.67%) Back Office
1 6 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Junior
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 6 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) R
1 1 (11.11%) Scala
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy
2 6 (66.67%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) BMC
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
3 1 (11.11%) Lumension
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) Meridio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Varonis