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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
South East / Berkshire
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 259 322 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.03% 12.65% 13.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.91% 13.71% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 200 232
Median daily rate £395 £363 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% -1.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 16
Median hourly rate £17.59 £14.75 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -11.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.78 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £18.30 £22.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -

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
1862 2348 2626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 92.22% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 1267 1309
Median daily rate £417 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +6 67 £398 +17.05% 14
Bracknell -2 29 £395 +14.07% 3
Maidenhead -2 25 £350 +21.73% 5
Slough -4 15 £303 -28.82% 1
Newbury -6 10 £425 +3.65% 5
Wokingham +6 8 £319 +34.21% 1
Thatcham - 4 - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 128 (24.62%) Finance
2 91 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 77 (14.81%) SQL
4 76 (14.62%) MS Excel
5 75 (14.42%) Business Analysis
6 69 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (13.08%) Microsoft
8 60 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (11.54%) Data Analysis
9 54 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 53 (10.19%) Project Management
11 52 (10.00%) CRM
12 50 (9.62%) SAP
13 48 (9.23%) Security Cleared
14 47 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (7.88%) Marketing
16 37 (7.12%) SC Cleared
17 36 (6.92%) Retail
18 34 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
19 33 (6.35%) Migration
20 32 (6.15%) ITIL
20 32 (6.15%) SQL Server
21 29 (5.58%) MS Office
22 28 (5.38%) Degree
22 28 (5.38%) Analytics
23 27 (5.19%) GAP Analysis
23 27 (5.19%) ERP
24 26 (5.00%) Data Modelling
24 26 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
25 25 (4.81%) QA

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 22 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.54%) SAS
3 5 (0.96%) Apache
4 4 (0.77%) JBoss
4 4 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (0.77%) Smallworld
5 3 (0.58%) CMS
5 3 (0.58%) Commerce Server
5 3 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.38%) IIS
6 2 (0.38%) Jetty
6 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.19%) Drupal
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 76 (14.62%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.58%) MS Office
3 26 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.69%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.73%) MS Project
5 9 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.96%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.92%) Maximo
2 10 (1.92%) NetSuite
3 9 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (1.15%) BigMachines
6 5 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.96%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 5 (0.96%) Sonata
6 5 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.58%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.58%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.38%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.38%) Fredhopper
9 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.38%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.73%) Office 365
2 4 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.38%) CallidusCloud
4 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.19%) Force.com
5 1 (0.19%) GoToWebinar
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.12%) Firewall
1 11 (2.12%) LAN
2 10 (1.92%) WAN
3 9 (1.73%) VPN
4 8 (1.54%) Network Security
5 6 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (0.77%) Broadband
6 4 (0.77%) Internet
6 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.58%) HTTP
7 3 (0.58%) Wireless
8 2 (0.38%) BGP
8 2 (0.38%) DMVPN
8 2 (0.38%) HSRP
8 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.38%) LDAP
8 2 (0.38%) LTE
8 2 (0.38%) VLAN
8 2 (0.38%) VoIP
8 2 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.69%) DB2
4 13 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (1.92%) GIS
5 10 (1.92%) MS Access
6 9 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.73%) QlikView
7 5 (0.96%) Power BI
8 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.58%) Big Data
9 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.58%) MySQL
9 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.58%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 23 (4.42%) Selenium
2 22 (4.23%) WebDriver
3 13 (2.50%) SoapUI
4 7 (1.35%) JIRA
5 6 (1.15%) JMeter
5 6 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.77%) Appium
6 4 (0.77%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.58%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.58%) Calabash
7 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.58%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.58%) Subversion
7 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.58%) Toad
8 2 (0.38%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.38%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.38%) eggPlant
8 2 (0.38%) Maven
General
1 128 (24.62%) Finance
2 91 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 41 (7.88%) Marketing
4 36 (6.92%) Retail
5 14 (2.69%) Billing
6 11 (2.12%) Legal
7 10 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.54%) Electronics
8 8 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.96%) Banking
10 4 (0.77%) French Language
10 4 (0.77%) German Language
11 3 (0.58%) Advertising
11 3 (0.58%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) Automotive
12 2 (0.38%) Front Office
12 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
13 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.88%) XML
2 14 (2.69%) .NET
3 11 (2.12%) Web Services
4 10 (1.92%) SOAP
5 7 (1.35%) CSS
6 6 (1.15%) HTML
7 5 (0.96%) JSON
8 4 (0.77%) WSDL
9 3 (0.58%) Ajax
9 3 (0.58%) EDI
9 3 (0.58%) REST
9 3 (0.58%) Velocity
10 2 (0.38%) ATL
10 2 (0.38%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (0.38%) Worklight
11 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.19%) EDIFACT
11 1 (0.19%) Flash
11 1 (0.19%) Gherkin
11 1 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.69%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.12%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.73%) Life Science
5 8 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.35%) Social Media
7 6 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.77%) EMV
8 4 (0.77%) User Experience
9 3 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.58%) Robotics
10 2 (0.38%) AS400
10 2 (0.38%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.38%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.38%) iSeries
10 2 (0.38%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.38%) Replication
10 2 (0.38%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.19%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.81%) Windows
2 16 (3.08%) Unix
3 14 (2.69%) Linux
4 8 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.35%) Android
5 7 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.77%) AIX
7 2 (0.38%) CentOS
7 2 (0.38%) OS/400
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.19%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (14.42%) Business Analysis
2 60 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (11.54%) Data Analysis
3 54 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (10.19%) Project Management
5 52 (10.00%) CRM
6 47 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 33 (6.35%) Migration
9 32 (6.15%) ITIL
10 28 (5.38%) Analytics
11 27 (5.19%) ERP
11 27 (5.19%) GAP Analysis
12 26 (5.00%) Data Modelling
13 24 (4.62%) Workflow
14 23 (4.42%) Change Management
15 22 (4.23%) E-Commerce
16 21 (4.04%) Scrum
17 19 (3.65%) Process Improvement
18 17 (3.27%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.81%) SQL
2 17 (3.27%) Java
3 14 (2.69%) C#
4 9 (1.73%) VBA
5 8 (1.54%) C
5 8 (1.54%) Python
6 5 (0.96%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.77%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.38%) C++
9 2 (0.38%) Groovy
9 2 (0.38%) PHP
9 2 (0.38%) Ruby
9 2 (0.38%) VB
10 1 (0.19%) ABAP
10 1 (0.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 48 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 37 (7.12%) SC Cleared
3 28 (5.38%) Degree
4 15 (2.88%) ACCA
4 15 (2.88%) CIMA
5 11 (2.12%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.12%) ISEB
6 7 (1.35%) CCNP
6 7 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.15%) CCNA
7 6 (1.15%) CCSE
8 5 (0.96%) CCSA
8 5 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.58%) AAT
10 3 (0.58%) CISA
10 3 (0.58%) CISSP
10 3 (0.58%) SANS
10 3 (0.58%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.81%) QA
2 17 (3.27%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.92%) IFRS
4 9 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.54%) GAAP
6 6 (1.15%) GDPR
7 5 (0.96%) IFRS 9
7 5 (0.96%) SLA
8 1 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) COREP
8 1 (0.19%) EMIR
8 1 (0.19%) FINREP
8 1 (0.19%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.77%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.19%) XenApp
3 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) QRadar
3 1 (0.19%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (0.19%) Kibana
3 1 (0.19%) logstash
3 1 (0.19%) Nessus
3 1 (0.19%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.19%) Nmap
3 1 (0.19%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) SCSM
3 1 (0.19%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.62%) SAP
3 24 (4.62%) Oracle
4 23 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.88%) Workday
6 10 (1.92%) Cisco
7 8 (1.54%) Tableau
8 7 (1.35%) Apttus
8 7 (1.35%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.15%) HP
9 6 (1.15%) IBM
9 6 (1.15%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.15%) Splunk
10 5 (0.96%) Blue Coat
10 5 (0.96%) Citrix
10 5 (0.96%) Infor
11 4 (0.77%) Google
11 4 (0.77%) Remedy
11 4 (0.77%) Sage
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