The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 96 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 26 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.71% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.78% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 6
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£350 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £480 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +57.74%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2246 2188 2784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.66% 90.90% 88.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 958 1027
Average daily rate £370 £370 £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 77 95
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.94 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £31.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Analyst
South East

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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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
Slough +9 11 £350 -17.64% 2
Reading +8 5 £375 -11.76%
Maidenhead -1 3 £253 -
Bracknell +7 1 £375 - 1
Senior Analyst
South East

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 12 (23.08%) Advertising
4 10 (19.23%) Scrum
4 10 (19.23%) SQL
5 9 (17.31%) Finance
6 8 (15.38%) Oracle
7 7 (13.46%) Java
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL
7 7 (13.46%) UNIX
7 7 (13.46%) Degree
8 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
8 6 (11.54%) Remedy
8 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (9.62%) ISEB
9 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.62%) .NET
9 5 (9.62%) Service Management
9 5 (9.62%) Validation
9 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
9 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
9 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
10 4 (7.69%) Fault Management
10 4 (7.69%) Data Validation
10 4 (7.69%) QA

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Spatial
1 4 (7.69%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) DB2
4 2 (3.85%) DataStage
5 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) TestDirector
1 3 (5.77%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) Toad
3 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.92%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 12 (23.08%) Advertising
3 9 (17.31%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Billing
5 2 (3.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.92%) Automotive
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) ArcObjects
3 3 (5.77%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.69%) Statistics
3 4 (7.69%) GIS
3 4 (7.69%) NHS
4 2 (3.85%) iSeries
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) UNIX
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Solaris
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Business Analysis
2 10 (19.23%) Scrum
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 5 (9.62%) Service Management
5 5 (9.62%) Validation
5 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.69%) Fault Management
6 4 (7.69%) Data Validation
6 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) CRM
6 4 (7.69%) ETL
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) Perl
4 3 (5.77%) Python
4 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.85%) RPG IV
5 2 (3.85%) RPG
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) ISEB
2 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) RHCE
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CIMA
4 2 (3.85%) ACCA
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.92%) CISSP
5 1 (1.92%) CISM
5 1 (1.92%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.77%) NFS
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Remedy
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) ESRI
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) Sun
4 3 (5.77%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) Juniper
4 3 (5.77%) Redknee
5 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.92%) CODA
5 1 (1.92%) CA
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya
5 1 (1.92%) Unisys
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Comverse
5 1 (1.92%) Appcelerator