The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 344 310 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.57% 25.98% 19.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.10% 27.95% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 173 112
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£325 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £186 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 28
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.04 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.84 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1318 1109 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.14% 92.96% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 625 511
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 68
Average hourly rate £14.10 £12.00 £13.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.93 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.26 £20.50 £40.00
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Milton Keynes 0 283 £325 - 28
High Wycombe -6 8 £198 -3.65% 2
Aylesbury - 2 £269 -
Beaconsfield 0 1 £230 -18.58%
Buckingham - 1 - -
Bletchley - 1 - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 216 (36.80%) Finance
2 111 (18.91%) Microsoft
3 103 (17.55%) MS Excel
4 93 (15.84%) SQL
5 81 (13.80%) MS Office
6 79 (13.46%) Business Analysis
7 78 (13.29%) ITIL
8 77 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (12.10%) Banking
10 66 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
11 65 (11.07%) Project Management
12 64 (10.90%) Windows
13 52 (8.86%) Test Scripting
14 49 (8.35%) User Acceptance Testing
15 47 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
16 46 (7.84%) Data Analysis
17 43 (7.33%) Security Cleared
18 41 (6.98%) Service Management
18 41 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
19 40 (6.81%) Oracle
20 39 (6.64%) MS PowerPoint
21 38 (6.47%) Remedy
22 37 (6.30%) SQL Server
22 37 (6.30%) ISEB
23 35 (5.96%) DB2
23 35 (5.96%) CRM
23 35 (5.96%) SC Cleared
24 34 (5.79%) PRINCE2
24 34 (5.79%) HP
24 34 (5.79%) SLA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 18 (3.07%) WebSphere
2 17 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.87%) SAS
4 7 (1.19%) IIS
5 5 (0.85%) Apache
6 4 (0.68%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.17%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.17%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) Lync
9 1 (0.17%) JBoss
9 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 103 (17.55%) MS Excel
2 81 (13.80%) MS Office
3 39 (6.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (4.94%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.51%) MS Project
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.02%) Staffware
4 5 (0.85%) assyst
5 3 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.51%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.68%) SaaS
2 3 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) Taleo
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.60%) Internet
2 19 (3.24%) ATM
3 14 (2.39%) LDAP
4 12 (2.04%) LAN
4 12 (2.04%) WAN
5 9 (1.53%) Firewall
6 7 (1.19%) Wireless
6 7 (1.19%) Intranet
6 7 (1.19%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.02%) DNS
8 5 (0.85%) DHCP
8 5 (0.85%) ADSL
8 5 (0.85%) SAN
8 5 (0.85%) MPLS
9 3 (0.51%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.51%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.51%) SMTP
9 3 (0.51%) VPN
9 3 (0.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.96%) DB2
3 19 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.24%) Oracle Database
4 14 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.21%) DB2 UDB
6 10 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.36%) PowerCenter
8 8 (1.36%) Base SAS
9 7 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.02%) MS Access
10 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (0.85%) SAP BI
12 4 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (3.92%) Selenium
2 12 (2.04%) WebDriver
2 12 (2.04%) SpecFlow
3 11 (1.87%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.70%) Cucumber
5 9 (1.53%) HP UFT
6 5 (0.85%) Subversion
7 4 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.51%) PVCS
8 3 (0.51%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.51%) Toad
8 3 (0.51%) JMeter
9 2 (0.34%) ChangeMan
9 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.34%) MSI
9 2 (0.34%) Introscope
9 2 (0.34%) eggPlant
9 2 (0.34%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.17%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.17%) Synon
General
1 216 (36.80%) Finance
2 71 (12.10%) Banking
3 31 (5.28%) Automotive
4 28 (4.77%) Retail
4 28 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.90%) Marketing
6 16 (2.73%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.21%) Spanish Language
8 12 (2.04%) Electronics
9 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.17%) Finnish Language
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.28%) XML
2 30 (5.11%) .NET
3 26 (4.43%) HTML
4 21 (3.58%) SOAP
5 10 (1.70%) Web Services
6 7 (1.19%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.19%) JSON
7 6 (1.02%) J2EE
7 6 (1.02%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.85%) WCF
8 5 (0.85%) jQuery
8 5 (0.85%) Entity Framework
9 4 (0.68%) Middleware
10 3 (0.51%) HTML5
10 3 (0.51%) scikit-learn
10 3 (0.51%) ISPF
10 3 (0.51%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.34%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.34%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.77%) Management Information System
3 22 (3.75%) CMDB
4 18 (3.07%) Statistics
5 17 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 15 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 13 (2.21%) Data Extraction
8 12 (2.04%) DTV
8 12 (2.04%) Credit Risk
9 8 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.19%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.19%) NHS
11 6 (1.02%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.68%) User Experience
12 4 (0.68%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.68%) AS400
12 4 (0.68%) IVR
13 3 (0.51%) e-Health
13 3 (0.51%) VSAM
13 3 (0.51%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.90%) Windows
2 31 (5.28%) UNIX
3 22 (3.75%) Windows 7
4 14 (2.39%) Linux
5 9 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.19%) MVS
7 6 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (0.51%) zOS
9 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.17%) Android
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (13.46%) Business Analysis
2 78 (13.29%) ITIL
3 66 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (11.07%) Project Management
5 52 (8.86%) Test Scripting
6 49 (8.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 47 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (7.84%) Data Analysis
9 41 (6.98%) Service Management
9 41 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (5.96%) CRM
11 34 (5.79%) PRINCE2
12 30 (5.11%) Migration
13 26 (4.43%) Waterfall
14 24 (4.09%) ITSM
15 22 (3.75%) Change Management
16 20 (3.41%) Configuration Management
16 20 (3.41%) Incident Management
17 18 (3.07%) Validation
17 18 (3.07%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 93 (15.84%) SQL
2 25 (4.26%) C#
3 19 (3.24%) Java
3 19 (3.24%) VB
4 18 (3.07%) PowerShell
5 15 (2.56%) JCL
6 11 (1.87%) VBA
7 8 (1.36%) COBOL
8 7 (1.19%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.02%) Python
10 5 (0.85%) VBScript
11 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.68%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.51%) Perl
12 3 (0.51%) C
12 3 (0.51%) REXX
13 2 (0.34%) C++
13 2 (0.34%) Ruby
13 2 (0.34%) Korn
14 1 (0.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 43 (7.33%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.30%) ISEB
3 35 (5.96%) SC Cleared
4 30 (5.11%) DV Cleared
5 27 (4.60%) Degree
6 19 (3.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (1.87%) CISSP
8 10 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.53%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.19%) CCNA
10 7 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.34%) MCP
14 2 (0.34%) MCSE
14 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.17%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.79%) SLA
2 27 (4.60%) QA
3 18 (3.07%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.19%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) P3O
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 19 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.68%) XenApp
4 3 (0.51%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.51%) HDFS
4 3 (0.51%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.34%) Squid
5 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (4.43%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.56%) OVSD
3 11 (1.87%) Control-M
4 6 (1.02%) SCCM
5 3 (0.51%) Zenoss
5 3 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (0.51%) Nagios
5 3 (0.51%) WSUS
5 3 (0.51%) CA Endevor
5 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.51%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (0.34%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.17%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 111 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.81%) Oracle
3 38 (6.47%) Remedy
4 34 (5.79%) HP
5 28 (4.77%) SAP
6 13 (2.21%) Informatica
7 10 (1.70%) Citrix
8 9 (1.53%) IBM
9 7 (1.19%) Cisco
10 6 (1.02%) VMware
11 5 (0.85%) CA
11 5 (0.85%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (0.51%) ILOG
13 3 (0.51%) Cyber-Ark
13 3 (0.51%) Splunk
13 3 (0.51%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.51%) AppSense
14 2 (0.34%) Apple
14 2 (0.34%) McAfee
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