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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 319 322 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.96% 12.41% 12.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.44% 13.60% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 158 120
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£350 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 30
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.20 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
2373 2367 2263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.94% 91.25% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1184 913
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 88 132
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £45.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 0 87 £350 - 21
Slough +1 48 £325 +3.17% 16
Bracknell -2 32 £250 - 2
Maidenhead +2 21 £220 -3.29% 1
Newbury -8 11 £325 -14.47% 9
Windsor +2 6 - -
Wokingham -3 1 - -
Hungerford - - - - 1
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 163 (25.67%) Finance
2 141 (22.20%) Telecoms
3 119 (18.74%) SQL
4 103 (16.22%) Business Analysis
5 93 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (11.34%) ITIL
8 68 (10.71%) Windows
9 57 (8.98%) Microsoft
9 57 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
11 50 (7.87%) Oracle
11 50 (7.87%) SQL Server
12 49 (7.72%) MS Excel
13 46 (7.24%) MS Office
14 44 (6.93%) Active Directory
15 42 (6.61%) E-Commerce
15 42 (6.61%) Scrum
16 41 (6.46%) Project Management
17 38 (5.98%) ISEB
17 38 (5.98%) Marketing
17 38 (5.98%) Degree
18 36 (5.67%) Security Cleared
19 35 (5.51%) QA
19 35 (5.51%) CRM
20 34 (5.35%) Java
21 33 (5.20%) Service Management
22 32 (5.04%) SAP
23 30 (4.72%) Retail
23 30 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 20 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.36%) IIS
3 12 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.10%) IBM Notes
4 7 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
4 7 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.10%) ArcGIS
5 6 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.94%) GlassFish
6 5 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.63%) CMS
7 4 (0.63%) SAS
8 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.47%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.31%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.31%) Apache
9 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.24%) MS Office
3 24 (3.78%) MS Visio
3 24 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.52%) MS Project
5 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.31%) DOC1
7 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.79%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (0.47%) BPCS
3 3 (0.47%) CSG Singleview
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.31%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.31%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.31%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.94%) SaaS
2 3 (0.47%) Force.com
2 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.36%) DNS
2 12 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (1.57%) Firewall
4 6 (0.94%) HTTP
5 5 (0.79%) DHCP
5 5 (0.79%) Internet
5 5 (0.79%) Wireless
6 4 (0.63%) LAN
6 4 (0.63%) FTP
7 3 (0.47%) MVNO
7 3 (0.47%) SSL
7 3 (0.47%) VPN
7 3 (0.47%) VoIP
7 3 (0.47%) WAN
7 3 (0.47%) ADSL
7 3 (0.47%) 3G
7 3 (0.47%) DSL
7 3 (0.47%) 2G
7 3 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.73%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.26%) QlikView
7 7 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (1.10%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.94%) DB2
8 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.79%) DataStage
9 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.47%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 21 (3.31%) JIRA
2 10 (1.57%) Selenium
3 7 (1.10%) WebDriver
4 6 (0.94%) TestDirector
5 5 (0.79%) MSBuild
5 5 (0.79%) TeamCity
5 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.63%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (0.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (0.47%) GDB
8 2 (0.31%) Toad
9 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.16%) LSMW
9 1 (0.16%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.16%) ReSharper
General
1 163 (25.67%) Finance
2 141 (22.20%) Telecoms
3 38 (5.98%) Marketing
4 30 (4.72%) Retail
5 29 (4.57%) Billing
6 21 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.73%) Legal
9 10 (1.57%) Electronics
10 9 (1.42%) Banking
10 9 (1.42%) Advertising
11 8 (1.26%) Automotive
12 7 (1.10%) French Language
13 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Local Government
14 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.31%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.68%) .NET
2 14 (2.20%) Web Services
3 10 (1.57%) HTML
4 6 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.79%) RESTful
5 5 (0.79%) CSS
5 5 (0.79%) Flash
6 4 (0.63%) SOAP
7 3 (0.47%) jQuery
7 3 (0.47%) Mason
7 3 (0.47%) Visualforce
7 3 (0.47%) XML
8 2 (0.31%) LAMP
8 2 (0.31%) Middleware
8 2 (0.31%) WSH
8 2 (0.31%) XSLT
8 2 (0.31%) WCF
8 2 (0.31%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (0.16%) REST
9 1 (0.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 11 (1.73%) NHS
5 10 (1.57%) DTV
5 10 (1.57%) User Experience
6 9 (1.42%) Open Source
7 6 (0.94%) Statistics
7 6 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.94%) GIS
8 5 (0.79%) CLARiiON
8 5 (0.79%) Informatics
8 5 (0.79%) CMDB
8 5 (0.79%) Web 2.0
9 4 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.63%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.63%) iPad
10 3 (0.47%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.71%) Windows
2 22 (3.46%) Windows 7
3 17 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (2.52%) UNIX
5 15 (2.36%) Windows XP
6 10 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.26%) Linux
7 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.63%) Solaris
9 4 (0.63%) Android
10 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.31%) AIX
11 2 (0.31%) HPUX
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (16.22%) Business Analysis
2 93 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (11.34%) ITIL
4 57 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (6.61%) E-Commerce
6 42 (6.61%) Scrum
7 41 (6.46%) Project Management
8 35 (5.51%) CRM
9 33 (5.20%) Service Management
10 30 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (4.57%) Data Analysis
11 29 (4.57%) Migration
12 28 (4.41%) User Stories
13 24 (3.78%) Data Modelling
14 23 (3.62%) Waterfall
15 22 (3.46%) Analytics
16 21 (3.31%) PRINCE2
17 20 (3.15%) Validation
17 20 (3.15%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 119 (18.74%) SQL
2 34 (5.35%) Java
3 16 (2.52%) PL/SQL
4 10 (1.57%) RPG
4 10 (1.57%) RPG IV
5 9 (1.42%) VBA
6 8 (1.26%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.10%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.10%) C#
8 6 (0.94%) C
8 6 (0.94%) Perl
8 6 (0.94%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.79%) Groovy
9 5 (0.79%) Scala
10 4 (0.63%) Python
10 4 (0.63%) VB
11 3 (0.47%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.47%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.31%) ABAP
12 2 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (5.98%) ISEB
1 38 (5.98%) Degree
2 36 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.46%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.20%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.05%) MCP
6 12 (1.89%) ACCA
6 12 (1.89%) CIMA
6 12 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.73%) CBAP
7 11 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.57%) MCSE
9 8 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.10%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.63%) CISSP
13 3 (0.47%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.47%) RHCE
13 3 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.51%) QA
2 18 (2.83%) SLA
3 12 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.94%) COBIT
5 5 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.47%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.16%) P3O
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.79%) vSphere
3 3 (0.47%) XenApp
3 3 (0.47%) NFS
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.79%) SCCM
2 5 (0.79%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.63%) Netcool
4 2 (0.31%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.16%) OpenView
5 1 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 57 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.87%) Oracle
3 32 (5.04%) SAP
4 20 (3.15%) Business Objects
5 19 (2.99%) HP
6 13 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.89%) Citrix
8 10 (1.57%) Symantec
8 10 (1.57%) Cisco
9 9 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
10 8 (1.26%) Remedy
10 8 (1.26%) IBM
10 8 (1.26%) Adobe
10 8 (1.26%) LANDesk
11 7 (1.10%) Lotus
11 7 (1.10%) ESRI
12 6 (0.94%) VMware
12 6 (0.94%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.79%) hybris
13 5 (0.79%) BMC
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