The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 260 381 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.10% 14.98% 12.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.12% 16.28% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 205 192
Median daily rate £373 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 38 12
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £15.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.00 £20.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.49 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +10.71%
Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1841 2340 2485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.75% 91.98% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1216 1304
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 147 63
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.78 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -17 48 £398 +13.71% 23
Bracknell +1 30 £325 -13.33% 5
Maidenhead -1 24 £400 +57.94% 7
Slough +2 22 £400 +35.59% 3
Windsor 0 12 £444 +25.88%
Newbury -1 12 £425 +15.33% 6
Wokingham - 9 £283 -
Hungerford 0 2 £283 -13.07% 1
Thatcham - 1 - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 123 (21.81%) Finance
2 103 (18.26%) Telecoms
3 96 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (16.84%) Business Analysis
4 95 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
5 93 (16.49%) SQL
6 70 (12.41%) MS Excel
7 67 (11.88%) Microsoft
8 66 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 65 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
10 55 (9.75%) Marketing
11 54 (9.57%) Security Cleared
11 54 (9.57%) CRM
12 52 (9.22%) ITIL
12 52 (9.22%) Data Analysis
13 48 (8.51%) SC Cleared
14 47 (8.33%) SAP
15 45 (7.98%) Migration
16 44 (7.80%) Project Management
17 41 (7.27%) QA
18 39 (6.91%) Waterfall
19 34 (6.03%) Retail
20 32 (5.67%) Java
21 31 (5.50%) Change Management
21 31 (5.50%) Workflow
22 30 (5.32%) Requirements Analysis
22 30 (5.32%) Use Case
23 29 (5.14%) MS Visio
24 28 (4.96%) Data Modelling
24 28 (4.96%) MS Office

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.42%) SAS
3 7 (1.24%) Apache
3 7 (1.24%) Commerce Server
3 7 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (1.24%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.35%) CMS
5 2 (0.35%) JBoss
5 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) Confluence
6 1 (0.18%) Documentum
6 1 (0.18%) Drupal
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 70 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.14%) MS Visio
3 28 (4.96%) MS Office
4 27 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.30%) MS Project
6 6 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.71%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 10 (1.77%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (1.06%) BigMachines
6 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.89%) Fredhopper
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.71%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.53%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.53%) Sonata
8 3 (0.53%) Unica
9 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.35%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.60%) Office 365
2 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.35%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.01%) Firewall
2 14 (2.48%) LAN
3 11 (1.95%) Network Security
4 7 (1.24%) Internet
4 7 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.24%) VPN
5 6 (1.06%) WAN
6 4 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.71%) Wireless
7 3 (0.53%) FTP
7 3 (0.53%) Skype
7 3 (0.53%) SMS
7 3 (0.53%) VoIP
8 2 (0.35%) Broadband
8 2 (0.35%) DMVPN
8 2 (0.35%) HSRP
8 2 (0.35%) LTE
8 2 (0.35%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (2.66%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.48%) DB2
4 13 (2.30%) RDBMS
4 13 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.24%) Cognos Report Studio
7 7 (1.24%) QlikView
8 6 (1.06%) DataStage
9 5 (0.89%) Big Data
9 5 (0.89%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.89%) Power BI
10 4 (0.71%) Data Mart
10 4 (0.71%) MS Access
10 4 (0.71%) OLAP
10 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.53%) MySQL
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (4.43%) Selenium
2 23 (4.08%) WebDriver
3 21 (3.72%) SoapUI
4 8 (1.42%) JIRA
4 8 (1.42%) Toad
5 6 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.89%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.71%) JMeter
8 3 (0.53%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.53%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.53%) Subversion
8 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.35%) Appium
9 2 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.35%) Hudson
9 2 (0.35%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.18%) Protractor
10 1 (0.18%) TestRail
General
1 123 (21.81%) Finance
2 103 (18.26%) Telecoms
3 55 (9.75%) Marketing
4 34 (6.03%) Retail
5 18 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.30%) Electronics
6 13 (2.30%) Legal
7 12 (2.13%) Billing
8 5 (0.89%) Games
9 4 (0.71%) Advertising
9 4 (0.71%) Automotive
9 4 (0.71%) Banking
10 3 (0.53%) French Language
10 3 (0.53%) Front Office
10 3 (0.53%) German Language
10 3 (0.53%) Local Government
10 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.96%) XML
2 18 (3.19%) SOAP
3 17 (3.01%) .NET
4 16 (2.84%) HTML
5 13 (2.30%) Web Services
6 10 (1.77%) CSS
7 8 (1.42%) JSON
8 7 (1.24%) Ajax
9 5 (0.89%) Worklight
10 2 (0.35%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.35%) ATL
10 2 (0.35%) ELK Stack
10 2 (0.35%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.35%) REST
10 2 (0.35%) Velocity
10 2 (0.35%) WSDL
10 2 (0.35%) XSLT
11 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.18%) Flash
11 1 (0.18%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 95 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.42%) Data Extraction
4 8 (1.42%) Mathematics
4 8 (1.42%) Social Media
5 6 (1.06%) AS400
5 6 (1.06%) iSeries
5 6 (1.06%) Life Science
5 6 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.06%) Visualisation
6 5 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (0.89%) Economics
6 5 (0.89%) Mainframe
6 5 (0.89%) Replication
7 4 (0.71%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (0.71%) Smart Meter
7 4 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.26%) Windows
2 22 (3.90%) Unix
3 16 (2.84%) Linux
4 9 (1.60%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.42%) AIX
6 6 (1.06%) OS/400
7 5 (0.89%) Android
7 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.89%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (16.84%) Business Analysis
3 66 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
5 54 (9.57%) CRM
6 52 (9.22%) Data Analysis
6 52 (9.22%) ITIL
7 45 (7.98%) Migration
8 44 (7.80%) Project Management
9 39 (6.91%) Waterfall
10 31 (5.50%) Change Management
10 31 (5.50%) Workflow
11 30 (5.32%) Requirements Analysis
11 30 (5.32%) Use Case
12 28 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (4.96%) Data Modelling
12 28 (4.96%) Data Protection
12 28 (4.96%) Programme Management
13 27 (4.79%) UML
14 26 (4.61%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 93 (16.49%) SQL
2 32 (5.67%) Java
3 14 (2.48%) C
4 13 (2.30%) C#
4 13 (2.30%) C++
4 13 (2.30%) VB
5 12 (2.13%) VBA
6 11 (1.95%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.42%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.71%) Python
9 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.35%) XPath
11 1 (0.18%) Groovy
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
11 1 (0.18%) R
11 1 (0.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.18%) sed
Qualifications
1 54 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 48 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.79%) Degree
4 11 (1.95%) ACCA
4 11 (1.95%) CIMA
5 10 (1.77%) CCSE
6 9 (1.60%) CCSA
6 9 (1.60%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.60%) ISEB
7 6 (1.06%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.71%) CBAP
10 3 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.35%) AAT
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.35%) CISSP
11 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.35%) SANS
11 2 (0.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.27%) QA
2 15 (2.66%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.06%) SLA
4 4 (0.71%) GAAP
5 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.35%) COBIT
6 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) COREP
7 1 (0.18%) FINREP
System Software
1 8 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) XenApp
3 1 (0.18%) Docker
3 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.35%) QRadar
4 1 (0.18%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.18%) Kibana
4 1 (0.18%) logstash
4 1 (0.18%) Nessus
4 1 (0.18%) Netcool
4 1 (0.18%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.18%) Nmap
4 1 (0.18%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.18%) SCSM
4 1 (0.18%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.33%) SAP
3 26 (4.61%) Oracle
4 25 (4.43%) Cognos
5 24 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.48%) HP
7 12 (2.13%) IBM
7 12 (2.13%) JD Edwards
8 11 (1.95%) CheckPoint
9 10 (1.77%) ServiceNow
9 10 (1.77%) Splunk
10 9 (1.60%) NetSuite
11 8 (1.42%) Cisco
12 7 (1.24%) Capita
12 7 (1.24%) Google
12 7 (1.24%) Teradata
12 7 (1.24%) Workday
13 6 (1.06%) Apttus
13 6 (1.06%) Informatica
13 6 (1.06%) Remedy
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