The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 107 111 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 18 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.53% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.57% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 17
Average daily rate £438 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -42.22%
Senior 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
2335 2618 2528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.40% 92.51% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1237 1365 1289
Average daily rate £400 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £212
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 61 85 98
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -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 £40.00 £32.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 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
Slough +10 4 £450 +16.12% 3
Reading -9 3 £475 +15.15% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £425 -
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Senior Analyst
South East

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Data Protection
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (9.76%) Defect Management
5 4 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 3 (7.32%) Retail
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) BMC
6 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) VB
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 3 (7.32%) SAP
6 3 (7.32%) UML
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.32%) User Experience
6 3 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.88%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.88%) QA
7 2 (4.88%) CMDB

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) 802.15
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) IPv6
1 2 (4.88%) SMS
1 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) H.323
2 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.44%) MVNO
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
General
1 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) CMDB
2 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
1 7 (17.07%) Data Protection
2 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (9.76%) Defect Management
2 4 (9.76%) SDLC
3 3 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (7.32%) Project Management
3 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
3 3 (7.32%) UML
3 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
4 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL
4 2 (4.88%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (4.88%) Security Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
4 2 (4.88%) V-Model
5 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
1 3 (7.32%) VB
2 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) CEH
3 1 (2.44%) CISA
3 1 (2.44%) CISM
3 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SANS
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) FedRAMP
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.44%) Endace
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.32%) BMC
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Informatica
4 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft