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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 289 374 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.27% 15.11% 13.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.52% 16.20% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 216 202
Median daily rate £373 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £209 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £11.68 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £39.80 £19.11
UK excluding London median 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
1991 2308 2295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.41% 93.21% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1295 1129
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 107 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -2 63 £400 +9.58% 22
Bracknell -2 44 £345 +7.14% 5
Slough +2 28 £341 +3.40% 4
Newbury +2 25 £300 -17.24% 4
Maidenhead -4 14 £425 +70.00% 6
Windsor 0 4 £456 +94.14% 1
Hungerford 0 1 £265 -17.18% 2
Wokingham -10 1 - - 8
Thatcham - 1 - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 116 (18.86%) Finance
2 115 (18.70%) Business Analysis
3 105 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (16.75%) Telecoms
5 98 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (15.61%) SQL
7 91 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 78 (12.68%) SAP
9 69 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
10 65 (10.57%) Microsoft
11 59 (9.59%) ITIL
11 59 (9.59%) Waterfall
12 58 (9.43%) MS Excel
13 56 (9.11%) Security Cleared
14 55 (8.94%) Marketing
15 51 (8.29%) Migration
16 49 (7.97%) Project Management
16 49 (7.97%) CRM
17 45 (7.32%) Data Protection
18 44 (7.15%) SC Cleared
19 41 (6.67%) MS Visio
20 40 (6.50%) Use Case
21 37 (6.02%) UML
22 36 (5.85%) Change Management
23 35 (5.69%) Test Scripting
23 35 (5.69%) Business Process Mapping
24 34 (5.53%) Java
25 33 (5.37%) MS Office
25 33 (5.37%) Management Information System
25 33 (5.37%) Data Analysis

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 20 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.98%) SAS
3 5 (0.81%) Apache
3 5 (0.81%) CMS
3 5 (0.81%) Commerce Server
3 5 (0.81%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (0.81%) WebSphere
3 5 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (0.49%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.33%) IIS
5 2 (0.33%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.16%) Confluence
6 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.16%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 58 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 41 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 33 (5.37%) MS Office
4 21 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.28%) MS Project
6 7 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (1.63%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.81%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 5 (0.81%) SAP SD
5 5 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 4 (0.65%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.65%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.65%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.49%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.49%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.49%) HFM
7 3 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.49%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (1.14%) SaaS
3 3 (0.49%) Office 365
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.16%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.16%) Taleo
5 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.93%) Firewall
2 14 (2.28%) LAN
3 12 (1.95%) Network Security
4 11 (1.79%) VPN
5 9 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (1.14%) Internet
7 6 (0.98%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.81%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (0.65%) SMS
9 4 (0.65%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.49%) Broadband
10 3 (0.49%) FTP
10 3 (0.49%) Skype
10 3 (0.49%) WAN
10 3 (0.49%) Wireless
11 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.33%) SAN
11 2 (0.33%) VoIP
12 1 (0.16%) HTTP
12 1 (0.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.60%) SQL Server
4 12 (1.95%) RDBMS
4 12 (1.95%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.14%) Cognos Report Studio
7 7 (1.14%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (0.98%) DataStage
8 6 (0.98%) MS Access
8 6 (0.98%) Xcelsius
9 5 (0.81%) DB2
10 4 (0.65%) Big Data
10 4 (0.65%) Data Mart
10 4 (0.65%) OLAP
11 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.33%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (2.76%) SoapUI
2 16 (2.60%) Selenium
3 14 (2.28%) WebDriver
4 7 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.98%) SpecFlow
5 6 (0.98%) Toad
6 5 (0.81%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.49%) JIRA
9 2 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.33%) Hudson
10 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.16%) Redmine
10 1 (0.16%) TestRail
10 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 116 (18.86%) Finance
2 103 (16.75%) Telecoms
3 55 (8.94%) Marketing
4 28 (4.55%) Retail
5 22 (3.58%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.11%) Electronics
6 13 (2.11%) Legal
7 7 (1.14%) Automotive
8 6 (0.98%) Advertising
9 5 (0.81%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Banking
10 3 (0.49%) French Language
10 3 (0.49%) German Language
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
12 1 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.88%) XML
2 17 (2.76%) HTML
2 17 (2.76%) SOAP
3 15 (2.44%) .NET
3 15 (2.44%) Web Services
4 6 (0.98%) CSS
5 5 (0.81%) Ajax
5 5 (0.81%) JSON
6 3 (0.49%) Worklight
7 2 (0.33%) EDI
7 2 (0.33%) XSLT
8 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.16%) Flash
8 1 (0.16%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.16%) ISAPI
8 1 (0.16%) Kafka
8 1 (0.16%) Mason
8 1 (0.16%) REST
8 1 (0.16%) RESTful
8 1 (0.16%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 105 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.46%) Mathematics
4 9 (1.46%) Replication
5 7 (1.14%) User Experience
6 6 (0.98%) AS400
6 6 (0.98%) iSeries
6 6 (0.98%) Smart Meter
7 5 (0.81%) CMDB
7 5 (0.81%) Life Science
7 5 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.81%) Statistics
8 4 (0.65%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.49%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.25%) Windows
2 17 (2.76%) Unix
3 11 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.46%) Linux
5 6 (0.98%) AIX
5 6 (0.98%) OS/400
5 6 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.16%) Solaris
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (18.70%) Business Analysis
2 98 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (9.59%) ITIL
5 59 (9.59%) Waterfall
6 51 (8.29%) Migration
7 49 (7.97%) CRM
7 49 (7.97%) Project Management
8 45 (7.32%) Data Protection
9 40 (6.50%) Use Case
10 37 (6.02%) UML
11 36 (5.85%) Change Management
12 35 (5.69%) Business Process Mapping
12 35 (5.69%) Test Scripting
13 33 (5.37%) Data Analysis
13 33 (5.37%) SDLC
14 32 (5.20%) Data Migration
14 32 (5.20%) Requirements Analysis
15 28 (4.55%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 96 (15.61%) SQL
2 34 (5.53%) Java
3 15 (2.44%) C
3 15 (2.44%) VB
4 12 (1.95%) C++
5 9 (1.46%) C#
5 9 (1.46%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.46%) PL/SQL
6 8 (1.30%) VBA
7 6 (0.98%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.33%) Perl
9 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.33%) XPath
10 1 (0.16%) Python
10 1 (0.16%) R
10 1 (0.16%) sed
10 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (9.11%) Security Cleared
2 44 (7.15%) SC Cleared
3 33 (5.37%) Degree
4 11 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 11 (1.79%) ISEB
4 11 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.63%) CCSA
5 10 (1.63%) CCSE
6 8 (1.30%) ACCA
6 8 (1.30%) CIMA
7 7 (1.14%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.81%) CISSP
9 3 (0.49%) CBAP
9 3 (0.49%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.33%) CISA
10 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.33%) CISM
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.37%) QA
2 19 (3.09%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.14%) SLA
4 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) GAAP
8 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Firmware
2 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.16%) UAG
2 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.16%) vSphere
2 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.49%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.33%) Netcool
3 2 (0.33%) SCCM
3 2 (0.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.16%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.16%) Kibana
4 1 (0.16%) logstash
4 1 (0.16%) Nessus
4 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.16%) Nmap
4 1 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.16%) SCSM
4 1 (0.16%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.16%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (12.68%) SAP
2 65 (10.57%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.23%) Oracle
4 25 (4.07%) Cognos
5 22 (3.58%) HP
6 19 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (2.44%) Remedy
8 14 (2.28%) CheckPoint
8 14 (2.28%) Cisco
9 12 (1.95%) JD Edwards
10 11 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.63%) IBM
12 8 (1.30%) NetSuite
13 6 (0.98%) BMC
13 6 (0.98%) Citrix
13 6 (0.98%) Informatica
13 6 (0.98%) Splunk
13 6 (0.98%) Teradata
14 5 (0.81%) Marketo
14 5 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
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