Period
to 22 January 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 78 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 +11
Contract jobs citing Statistics 1 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.067% 0.73% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.87% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Reading median daily rate - £206 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.50% -37.50%
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £206 £275
% change year-on-year +75.76% -25.00% -19.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £18.55
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £18.55

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 1,294 1,037 1,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.27% 83.63% 81.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 640 569
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.43% -0.56% +0.63%
10th Percentile £230 £263 £235
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 41
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -35.56% -27.18%
10th Percentile £18.50 £11.05 £13.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.28
% change year-on-year +37.93% -20.66% -31.04%

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