The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 395 390 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.15% 14.48% 12.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.04% 16.10% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 225 156
Average daily rate
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£350 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 21
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.08 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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
2462 2423 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.18% 89.97% 91.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1307 1236 908
Average daily rate £378 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.70% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 87 150
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 134 £355 +24.01% 32
Bracknell +4 56 £270 -21.62% 4
Slough -3 38 £326 -6.78% 19
Newbury -5 15 £343 -14.37% 4
Maidenhead -5 13 £245 -5.76% 11
Windsor +4 4 £370 -1.33%
Thatcham - 4 £266 - 1
Wokingham 0 3 £250 - 2
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 173 (24.03%) Telecoms
2 129 (17.92%) Finance
3 115 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (14.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 103 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (14.03%) SQL
6 84 (11.67%) Microsoft
6 84 (11.67%) Business Analysis
7 64 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (8.75%) Windows
9 56 (7.78%) MS Excel
10 55 (7.64%) MS Office
11 51 (7.08%) Project Management
12 47 (6.53%) CRM
12 47 (6.53%) E-Commerce
12 47 (6.53%) ITIL
12 47 (6.53%) Active Directory
13 44 (6.11%) Security Cleared
14 42 (5.83%) SQL Server
15 41 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
16 40 (5.56%) Oracle
16 40 (5.56%) Scrum
16 40 (5.56%) Retail
17 39 (5.42%) Marketing
18 38 (5.28%) Windows 7
19 37 (5.14%) Java
20 36 (5.00%) Data Analysis
20 36 (5.00%) Migration
21 34 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
21 34 (4.72%) Data Modelling

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (2.36%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (1.67%) CMS
4 11 (1.53%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (0.83%) SAS
6 6 (0.83%) Confluence
7 4 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.56%) Commerce Server
8 3 (0.42%) Apache
8 3 (0.42%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.42%) IIS
8 3 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.28%) Smallworld
9 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.28%) Lync
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 56 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 55 (7.64%) MS Office
3 34 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.25%) MS Project
6 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.42%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.14%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 14 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.56%) BPCS
4 4 (0.56%) BusinessWare
5 3 (0.42%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.42%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.42%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.28%) assyst
6 2 (0.28%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.14%) Primavera
7 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.14%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.14%) HFM
7 1 (0.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.69%) Office 365
1 5 (0.69%) SaaS
2 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Force.com
5 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.22%) Firewall
2 8 (1.11%) DNS
2 8 (1.11%) HTTP
2 8 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (0.97%) VoIP
3 7 (0.97%) LAN
4 6 (0.83%) VPN
4 6 (0.83%) 2G
4 6 (0.83%) MVNO
4 6 (0.83%) 4G
5 5 (0.69%) 3G
5 5 (0.69%) PBX
5 5 (0.69%) Broadband
6 4 (0.56%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.56%) Cisco ICM
6 4 (0.56%) IP Telephony
6 4 (0.56%) WAN
6 4 (0.56%) DHCP
6 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.11%) DB2
5 7 (0.97%) QlikView
5 7 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.83%) Star Schema
6 6 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 6 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.69%) Data Mart
8 4 (0.56%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.56%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.42%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 27 (3.75%) Selenium
2 24 (3.33%) JIRA
3 15 (2.08%) WebDriver
4 12 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (1.25%) SoapUI
5 9 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.11%) LoadRunner
7 7 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (0.69%) Fiddler
9 5 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.42%) TestDirector
12 1 (0.14%) Kiln
12 1 (0.14%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.14%) eggPlant
12 1 (0.14%) NeoLoad
12 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.14%) TestComplete
General
1 173 (24.03%) Telecoms
2 129 (17.92%) Finance
3 40 (5.56%) Retail
4 39 (5.42%) Marketing
5 29 (4.03%) Billing
6 20 (2.78%) Automotive
7 15 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.39%) Back Office
10 9 (1.25%) Banking
11 7 (0.97%) Advertising
12 6 (0.83%) Electronics
13 5 (0.69%) Legal
14 3 (0.42%) French Language
15 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.28%) Publishing
16 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.75%) XML
2 20 (2.78%) HTML
3 18 (2.50%) .NET
4 14 (1.94%) Web Services
5 11 (1.53%) CSS
6 10 (1.39%) SOAP
7 7 (0.97%) Gherkin
7 7 (0.97%) WCF
8 6 (0.83%) RESTful
9 5 (0.69%) Flash
9 5 (0.69%) XSD
10 4 (0.56%) WSH
11 3 (0.42%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.42%) J2EE
11 3 (0.42%) JSON
11 3 (0.42%) JSR 170
11 3 (0.42%) Ajax
12 2 (0.28%) EJB
12 2 (0.28%) XSLT
12 2 (0.28%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 115 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.50%) User Experience
4 9 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.11%) Replication
5 8 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 7 (0.97%) NHS
6 7 (0.97%) IVR
6 7 (0.97%) CMDB
7 6 (0.83%) EPoS
7 6 (0.83%) DTV
7 6 (0.83%) Open Source
8 5 (0.69%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (0.69%) Informatics
8 5 (0.69%) Web 2.0
9 4 (0.56%) Life Science
9 4 (0.56%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.56%) iSeries
9 4 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (8.75%) Windows
2 38 (5.28%) Windows 7
3 22 (3.06%) Linux
4 18 (2.50%) UNIX
5 9 (1.25%) AIX
6 8 (1.11%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.42%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.42%) Android
8 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (14.31%) Stakeholder Management
1 103 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (11.67%) Business Analysis
3 64 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (7.08%) Project Management
5 47 (6.53%) CRM
5 47 (6.53%) E-Commerce
5 47 (6.53%) ITIL
6 41 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 40 (5.56%) Scrum
8 36 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 36 (5.00%) Migration
9 34 (4.72%) Data Modelling
10 32 (4.44%) Test Scripting
11 31 (4.31%) Use Case
12 30 (4.17%) User Stories
13 28 (3.89%) Analytics
14 27 (3.75%) ETL
15 24 (3.33%) Waterfall
16 22 (3.06%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (14.03%) SQL
2 37 (5.14%) Java
3 14 (1.94%) C#
4 11 (1.53%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.53%) PL/SQL
5 10 (1.39%) C
6 9 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.25%) VB
7 6 (0.83%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.69%) Groovy
8 5 (0.69%) Scala
8 5 (0.69%) Python
8 5 (0.69%) Perl
9 4 (0.56%) VBScript
10 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.42%) VBA
11 2 (0.28%) Ruby
11 2 (0.28%) RPG
11 2 (0.28%) C++
11 2 (0.28%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 44 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 32 (4.44%) ISEB
2 32 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 28 (3.89%) Degree
4 11 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.25%) CBAP
6 9 (1.25%) CIMA
6 9 (1.25%) ACCA
7 6 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.56%) CCSE
9 4 (0.56%) CCNA
9 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.42%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (0.42%) MCSE
10 3 (0.42%) CCSA
11 2 (0.28%) MCTS
11 2 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.31%) QA
2 15 (2.08%) SLA
3 5 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.28%) COBIT
4 2 (0.28%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.14%) P3O
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) GAAP
5 1 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.14%) GMP
5 1 (0.14%) GxP
System Software
1 47 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.11%) Netcool
3 6 (0.83%) SCCM
4 3 (0.42%) SCOM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 84 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.56%) Oracle
3 33 (4.58%) SAP
4 23 (3.19%) Remedy
5 20 (2.78%) Cisco
6 16 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.94%) Business Objects
8 13 (1.81%) IBM
8 13 (1.81%) HP
9 10 (1.39%) Sitecore
10 9 (1.25%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.25%) Citrix
11 8 (1.11%) Informatica
12 7 (0.97%) Cognos
13 6 (0.83%) Google
13 6 (0.83%) VMware
13 6 (0.83%) Dell
13 6 (0.83%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.69%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.69%) Infovista
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