The table below looks at the statistics for the Information 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 Information Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Analyst
Rank 126 129 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Information Analyst 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Average daily rate £395 £425 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +58.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £284 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £425 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +11.11%
Information 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
2333 2613 2507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.39% 92.53% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1231 1361 1280
Average daily rate £400 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 86 100
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Information 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 Information Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 1 £390 +11.03%
Information Analyst
South East

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Information 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 Information Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (20.00%) GCIA
3 1 (20.00%) GCIH
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Information 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 Information Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) GCIA
2 1 (20.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (20.00%) NetWitness
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys
1 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire