The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Analyst
Rank 128 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Analyst 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.035% 0.041% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.044% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £513 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
-19.85% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £110.00 - £30.00
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2573 2250 2810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.15% 91.54% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 891 1035
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 103
Average hourly rate £16.86 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.86% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.87 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Functional Analyst
South East

Functional Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Functional Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Functional Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Functional Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Functional Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Functional Analyst
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing

Functional Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Functional 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 Functional Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle