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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 394 310 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.11% 12.77% 13.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.90% 14.00% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 200 188
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£359 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £180 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 19
Average hourly rate £18.25 £15.29 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.39% +9.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £17.07 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £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
2331 2214 2319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.41% 91.22% 91.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1338 1101 1019
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 69 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.07 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% +3.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.71 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 115 £364 -9.06% 41
Slough 0 44 £288 -16.05% 8
Bracknell 0 40 £288 -23.33% 9
Newbury -1 26 £363 -3.33% 6
Maidenhead +4 10 £363 +19.34% 6
Windsor - 7 £235 - 2
Wokingham -1 4 £250 -9.09%
Hungerford - 1 £320 -
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 177 (23.05%) Telecoms
2 152 (19.79%) Finance
3 124 (16.15%) SQL
4 119 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (13.80%) Microsoft
5 106 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
6 96 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 85 (11.07%) MS Excel
8 83 (10.81%) ITIL
9 76 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
10 68 (8.85%) MS Office
11 67 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 62 (8.07%) Migration
13 60 (7.81%) Security Cleared
14 58 (7.55%) Windows
15 57 (7.42%) Project Management
16 55 (7.16%) SAP
17 49 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
18 48 (6.25%) Marketing
19 45 (5.86%) CRM
19 45 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
19 45 (5.86%) SC Cleared
20 43 (5.60%) SQL Server
21 42 (5.47%) Test Scripting
21 42 (5.47%) Waterfall
22 40 (5.21%) Analytics
22 40 (5.21%) Oracle
22 40 (5.21%) ERP
23 39 (5.08%) XML
23 39 (5.08%) QA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.95%) WebSphere
3 12 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (1.04%) SAS
5 7 (0.91%) Commerce Server
6 6 (0.78%) Apache
6 6 (0.78%) CMS
6 6 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.65%) Lync
7 5 (0.65%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.39%) Smallworld
9 3 (0.39%) Confluence
10 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.13%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.13%) IIS
Applications
1 85 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 68 (8.85%) MS Office
3 39 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.52%) SPSS
6 4 (0.52%) MS Project
7 2 (0.26%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 5 (0.65%) BPCS
3 5 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.52%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.52%) BusinessWare
5 3 (0.39%) SAP CCM
5 3 (0.39%) HFM
5 3 (0.39%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.26%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.26%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.26%) assyst
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.26%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.26%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.82%) Office 365
2 10 (1.30%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.65%) SaaS
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.08%) Firewall
2 15 (1.95%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (1.56%) LAN
4 10 (1.30%) 3G
5 9 (1.17%) VPN
5 9 (1.17%) 4G
6 8 (1.04%) WAN
7 6 (0.78%) DNS
7 6 (0.78%) UMTS
7 6 (0.78%) Internet
8 5 (0.65%) 2G
8 5 (0.65%) GPRS
8 5 (0.65%) LTE
9 4 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.52%) Broadband
9 4 (0.52%) VoIP
9 4 (0.52%) SSL
9 4 (0.52%) Wireless
9 4 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (5.60%) SQL Server
3 28 (3.65%) DB2
4 20 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.30%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (1.04%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.04%) Big Data
8 8 (1.04%) DataStage
9 7 (0.91%) OLAP
10 5 (0.65%) Essbase
10 5 (0.65%) Data Mart
10 5 (0.65%) DbVisualizer
10 5 (0.65%) QlikView
11 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.52%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (2.99%) Selenium
2 20 (2.60%) WebDriver
3 16 (2.08%) SoapUI
4 12 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.43%) JIRA
5 11 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 10 (1.30%) HP UFT
7 8 (1.04%) LoadRunner
8 7 (0.91%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.65%) Toad
9 5 (0.65%) Fiddler
10 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.26%) TestDirector
12 1 (0.13%) Ant
12 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.13%) MSI
12 1 (0.13%) Subversion
12 1 (0.13%) Maven
12 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 177 (23.05%) Telecoms
2 152 (19.79%) Finance
3 48 (6.25%) Marketing
4 34 (4.43%) Retail
5 25 (3.26%) Billing
6 24 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (2.08%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.82%) Advertising
9 10 (1.30%) Electronics
9 10 (1.30%) Banking
10 9 (1.17%) Back Office
11 7 (0.91%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Front Office
12 3 (0.39%) Publishing
12 3 (0.39%) French Language
13 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.08%) XML
2 28 (3.65%) HTML
3 20 (2.60%) CSS
4 18 (2.34%) SOAP
5 13 (1.69%) .NET
6 12 (1.56%) Flash
7 10 (1.30%) JSON
8 9 (1.17%) Web Services
9 8 (1.04%) XSD
9 8 (1.04%) WCF
10 6 (0.78%) Ajax
11 5 (0.65%) J2EE
12 4 (0.52%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.39%) RESTful
13 3 (0.39%) HTML5
13 3 (0.39%) CSS3
13 3 (0.39%) Worklight
13 3 (0.39%) 802.1X
14 2 (0.26%) AngularJS
14 2 (0.26%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 106 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.34%) User Experience
4 10 (1.30%) DTV
5 9 (1.17%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 7 (0.91%) NHS
7 7 (0.91%) Statistics
8 6 (0.78%) FMCG
8 6 (0.78%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.65%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.65%) Social Media
9 5 (0.65%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.65%) Reference Data
9 5 (0.65%) GIS
10 4 (0.52%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.52%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.52%) CMDB
10 4 (0.52%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 58 (7.55%) Windows
2 37 (4.82%) Windows 7
3 35 (4.56%) UNIX
4 22 (2.86%) Linux
5 16 (2.08%) AIX
6 8 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.78%) Android
7 6 (0.78%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.52%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.26%) zOS
10 2 (0.26%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 83 (10.81%) ITIL
4 76 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (8.07%) Migration
7 57 (7.42%) Project Management
8 49 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 45 (5.86%) CRM
10 42 (5.47%) Test Scripting
10 42 (5.47%) Waterfall
11 40 (5.21%) ERP
11 40 (5.21%) Analytics
12 36 (4.69%) User Stories
12 36 (4.69%) E-Commerce
13 33 (4.30%) BDD
13 33 (4.30%) Data Protection
14 32 (4.17%) SDLC
15 31 (4.04%) ETL
15 31 (4.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 124 (16.15%) SQL
2 28 (3.65%) C#
2 28 (3.65%) Java
3 22 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (1.56%) C
5 10 (1.30%) Python
6 9 (1.17%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.78%) VBA
7 6 (0.78%) VB
7 6 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.52%) Perl
8 4 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.26%) R
9 2 (0.26%) VBScript
9 2 (0.26%) COBOL
10 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.13%) Tcl
10 1 (0.13%) Pascal
10 1 (0.13%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 60 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 45 (5.86%) SC Cleared
3 36 (4.69%) Degree
4 23 (2.99%) ISEB
5 22 (2.86%) CIMA
6 18 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.56%) CIPFA
7 12 (1.56%) CCAB
7 12 (1.56%) AAT
8 10 (1.30%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.30%) ACCA
9 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.04%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.91%) HNC
10 7 (0.91%) HND
11 6 (0.78%) CBAP
12 5 (0.65%) MCSA
13 4 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.08%) QA
2 19 (2.47%) SLA
3 10 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.78%) GxP
4 6 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.52%) GAMP
7 3 (0.39%) GAAP
7 3 (0.39%) COBIT
7 3 (0.39%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.13%) GMP
System Software
1 34 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.39%) Firmware
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (2.08%) SCCM
3 5 (0.65%) SCOM
3 5 (0.65%) Netcool
4 3 (0.39%) Nagios
4 3 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.39%) WSUS
4 3 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.26%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 106 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 55 (7.16%) SAP
3 40 (5.21%) Oracle
4 28 (3.65%) HP
5 20 (2.60%) IBM
6 16 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
7 15 (1.95%) ServiceNow
8 14 (1.82%) Cisco
8 14 (1.82%) Cognos
9 13 (1.69%) Remedy
9 13 (1.69%) Ab Initio
10 12 (1.56%) webMethods
10 12 (1.56%) Citrix
11 10 (1.30%) Informatica
11 10 (1.30%) Google
11 10 (1.30%) Omniture
12 9 (1.17%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.17%) Adobe
13 7 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.91%) CA
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