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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 310 394 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.64% 15.11% 12.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.90% 16.31% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 247 200
Median daily rate £375 £359 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £204 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +19.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £11.49 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.00 £17.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
2080 2416 2287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.55% 92.67% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 1371 1132
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 109 74
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.48 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +1 76 £400 +9.96% 12
Bracknell 0 50 £325 +13.04% 4
Slough +1 30 £338 +17.39% 8
Newbury 0 28 £363 - 8
Maidenhead -2 11 £425 +17.24% 5
Wokingham -12 1 - - 5
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 115 (18.95%) Finance
2 108 (17.79%) Business Analysis
3 104 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (16.97%) Telecoms
5 94 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
6 91 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (14.83%) SQL
8 75 (12.36%) SAP
9 71 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
10 62 (10.21%) Waterfall
11 59 (9.72%) Security Cleared
12 57 (9.39%) ITIL
13 55 (9.06%) Migration
14 54 (8.90%) Microsoft
15 52 (8.57%) Marketing
16 50 (8.24%) Project Management
17 48 (7.91%) MS Excel
18 46 (7.58%) Data Protection
19 44 (7.25%) SC Cleared
19 44 (7.25%) CRM
20 42 (6.92%) Degree
21 39 (6.43%) MS Visio
21 39 (6.43%) Management Information System
22 36 (5.93%) Test Scripting
22 36 (5.93%) Business Process Mapping
23 35 (5.77%) UML
24 34 (5.60%) Use Case
24 34 (5.60%) QA
24 34 (5.60%) SDLC
25 33 (5.44%) Change Management

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 21 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.99%) SAS
3 5 (0.82%) CMS
4 4 (0.66%) Apache
4 4 (0.66%) Commerce Server
4 4 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (0.66%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.49%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.33%) IIS
6 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.16%) Confluence
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.16%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.43%) MS Visio
3 28 (4.61%) MS Office
4 20 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.98%) MS Project
6 9 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.99%) HFM
6 5 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.82%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 5 (0.82%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.82%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.82%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 4 (0.66%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.66%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.49%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.49%) Fredhopper
8 3 (0.49%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.81%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (1.15%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.16%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.16%) Taleo
4 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.64%) Firewall
2 12 (1.98%) LAN
3 9 (1.48%) Network Security
4 8 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (1.32%) VPN
5 7 (1.15%) Internet
6 6 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.66%) SMS
7 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.66%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.49%) Broadband
8 3 (0.49%) FTP
8 3 (0.49%) WAN
9 2 (0.33%) DNS
9 2 (0.33%) SAN
9 2 (0.33%) Skype
9 2 (0.33%) Wireless
9 2 (0.33%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.16%) ASN.1
10 1 (0.16%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.29%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.31%) SQL Server
4 12 (1.98%) RDBMS
4 12 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.15%) Cognos Report Studio
8 6 (0.99%) Big Data
8 6 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (0.99%) DataStage
8 6 (0.99%) MS Access
8 6 (0.99%) Xcelsius
9 5 (0.82%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.82%) DB2
10 4 (0.66%) Data Mart
10 4 (0.66%) OLAP
11 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (2.64%) SoapUI
2 13 (2.14%) Selenium
3 11 (1.81%) WebDriver
4 7 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.99%) SpecFlow
5 6 (0.99%) Toad
6 4 (0.66%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.49%) JIRA
8 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.33%) Hudson
9 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.16%) TestRail
9 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 115 (18.95%) Finance
2 103 (16.97%) Telecoms
3 52 (8.57%) Marketing
4 25 (4.12%) Retail
5 22 (3.62%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.47%) Legal
7 11 (1.81%) Electronics
8 6 (0.99%) Automotive
9 4 (0.66%) Advertising
10 3 (0.49%) Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.49%) Publishing
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) Games
11 2 (0.33%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.12%) XML
2 16 (2.64%) SOAP
3 14 (2.31%) HTML
4 13 (2.14%) Web Services
5 11 (1.81%) .NET
6 5 (0.82%) CSS
7 4 (0.66%) Ajax
7 4 (0.66%) JSON
8 3 (0.49%) Worklight
9 2 (0.33%) EDI
9 2 (0.33%) XSLT
10 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.16%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.16%) ISAPI
10 1 (0.16%) Kafka
10 1 (0.16%) Mason
10 1 (0.16%) SailPoint
10 1 (0.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 94 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.43%) Management Information System
3 11 (1.81%) Computer Science
3 11 (1.81%) Replication
4 10 (1.65%) Smart Meter
5 8 (1.32%) CMDB
5 8 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.15%) User Experience
7 5 (0.82%) AS400
7 5 (0.82%) iSeries
7 5 (0.82%) Life Science
8 4 (0.66%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.66%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.66%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.66%) Statistics
9 3 (0.49%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.49%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.29%) Windows
2 15 (2.47%) Unix
3 12 (1.98%) Windows 7
4 6 (0.99%) Linux
4 6 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.82%) AIX
5 5 (0.82%) OS/400
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.16%) VMS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (17.79%) Business Analysis
2 104 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (14.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (10.21%) Waterfall
6 57 (9.39%) ITIL
7 55 (9.06%) Migration
8 50 (8.24%) Project Management
9 46 (7.58%) Data Protection
10 44 (7.25%) CRM
11 36 (5.93%) Business Process Mapping
11 36 (5.93%) Test Scripting
12 35 (5.77%) UML
13 34 (5.60%) SDLC
13 34 (5.60%) Use Case
14 33 (5.44%) Change Management
15 31 (5.11%) Data Migration
15 31 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (4.61%) BPMN
16 28 (4.61%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (14.83%) SQL
2 30 (4.94%) Java
3 15 (2.47%) C
3 15 (2.47%) VB
4 12 (1.98%) C++
5 9 (1.48%) C#
5 9 (1.48%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.15%) VBA
7 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.49%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.33%) Perl
9 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.33%) XPath
10 1 (0.16%) Korn
10 1 (0.16%) Python
10 1 (0.16%) R
10 1 (0.16%) sed
10 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 44 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 42 (6.92%) Degree
4 18 (2.97%) ACCA
5 17 (2.80%) CIMA
5 17 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.98%) ISEB
7 9 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.32%) CCSA
8 8 (1.32%) CCSE
9 7 (1.15%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.82%) CISSP
11 3 (0.49%) CBAP
11 3 (0.49%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.33%) CEH
12 2 (0.33%) CISA
12 2 (0.33%) CISM
12 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.60%) QA
2 18 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.99%) SLA
4 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.16%) GAAP
7 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.66%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Docker
3 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.16%) UAG
3 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.16%) vSphere
3 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.49%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.49%) SCCM
3 2 (0.33%) Netcool
4 1 (0.16%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.16%) Endace
4 1 (0.16%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.16%) Nessus
4 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.16%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.16%) Nmap
4 1 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.16%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.16%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.16%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (12.36%) SAP
2 54 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.95%) Cognos
3 24 (3.95%) HP
3 24 (3.95%) Oracle
4 16 (2.64%) Remedy
5 15 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.14%) Cisco
6 13 (2.14%) Hyperion
7 12 (1.98%) CheckPoint
8 11 (1.81%) JD Edwards
9 10 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.15%) BMC
10 7 (1.15%) Citrix
10 7 (1.15%) IBM
10 7 (1.15%) Informatica
11 6 (0.99%) Teradata
12 5 (0.82%) Capita
12 5 (0.82%) Huawei
12 5 (0.82%) Marketo
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
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Rate: £200 - £320 per day
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Rate: £9.98 per hour
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Rate: £450 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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