Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 76 87
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11 +8
Contract jobs citing Statistics 9 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.73% 1.44% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.79% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Reading median daily rate £206 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% -37.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £136 £225 £340
90th Percentile £285 £394 £443
Berkshire median daily rate £206 £275 £340
% change year-on-year -25.00% -19.12% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £18.55 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £18.55 £16.09
% change year-on-year - +15.29% -

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 1,021 1,120 1,529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.34% 80.75% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 565 948
Reading median daily rate £400 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £263 £235 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 72
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.96% -25.57% +54.50%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.83 £15.00
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.07 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year -17.14% -34.58% +40.79%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018, 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 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Economics
4 1 (11.11%) eTOM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Degree

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%) OpenStack
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 4G
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
1 1 (11.11%) OpenFlow
1 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 3 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Resourcer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Resourcer
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
2 2 (22.22%) Microservices
2 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Email Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Amdocs
1 1 (11.11%) BMC
1 1 (11.11%) Cramer
1 1 (11.11%) Nokia
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau