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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 256 316 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.28% 25.67% 23.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.04% 27.55% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 188 94
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£320 £320 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £165 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £422 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 35
Average hourly rate £11.08 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.89% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.88 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.50 £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
1111 1147 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.35% 93.18% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 659 414
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £217 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 64 74
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 178 £325 - 34
High Wycombe -2 18 £328 +55.95% 5
Aylesbury +3 7 £275 - 3
Beaconsfield +1 1 £283 - 1
Chesham - 1 - -
Gerrards Cross - 1 - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 196 (37.05%) Finance
2 123 (23.25%) Microsoft
3 106 (20.04%) MS Excel
4 94 (17.77%) MS Office
5 87 (16.45%) SQL
5 87 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (13.99%) ITIL
7 64 (12.10%) Banking
8 61 (11.53%) Business Analysis
9 60 (11.34%) Windows
10 51 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 49 (9.26%) Migration
12 47 (8.88%) Data Analysis
13 45 (8.51%) Test Scripting
14 44 (8.32%) User Acceptance Testing
15 43 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (7.56%) Security Cleared
17 39 (7.37%) QA
17 39 (7.37%) Project Management
18 37 (6.99%) Oracle
19 36 (6.81%) Remedy
20 35 (6.62%) Management Information System
21 33 (6.24%) CRM
22 32 (6.05%) SAP
22 32 (6.05%) Service Management
22 32 (6.05%) SC Cleared
23 31 (5.86%) HP Quality Center
23 31 (5.86%) SharePoint
24 30 (5.67%) XML
24 30 (5.67%) Retail

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (5.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.65%) SAS
3 13 (2.46%) IIS
4 12 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.76%) CMS
7 4 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.76%) Apache
7 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.57%) Lync
8 3 (0.57%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.38%) Kentico
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.19%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 106 (20.04%) MS Excel
2 94 (17.77%) MS Office
3 28 (5.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.32%) ResourceLink
4 5 (0.95%) SAP BCA
4 5 (0.95%) Staffware
5 4 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) Office 365
2 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
3 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.16%) Internet
2 19 (3.59%) LAN
2 19 (3.59%) WAN
3 14 (2.65%) LDAP
4 12 (2.27%) ATM
5 11 (2.08%) DNS
6 10 (1.89%) Firewall
6 10 (1.89%) Wireless
6 10 (1.89%) Intranet
7 9 (1.70%) DHCP
7 9 (1.70%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.51%) VPN
9 7 (1.32%) ADSL
9 7 (1.32%) MPLS
10 4 (0.76%) 3G
11 3 (0.57%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.57%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.57%) 4G
11 3 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.54%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.16%) DB2
3 20 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.78%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.46%) DB2 UDB
4 13 (2.46%) SAP BW
5 9 (1.70%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.51%) PowerCenter
6 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.32%) Base SAS
7 7 (1.32%) MS Access
8 6 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.13%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.13%) SAP BI
8 6 (1.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.57%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.46%) Selenium
2 8 (1.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (1.51%) WebDriver
3 7 (1.32%) SpecFlow
4 4 (0.76%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.57%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.57%) JMeter
6 2 (0.38%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.38%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.38%) NeoLoad
6 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Synon
7 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
General
1 196 (37.05%) Finance
2 64 (12.10%) Banking
3 30 (5.67%) Retail
4 28 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 26 (4.91%) Automotive
6 18 (3.40%) Marketing
7 12 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.89%) Electronics
9 6 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.76%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (0.76%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.57%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Front Office
12 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
13 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.67%) XML
2 20 (3.78%) .NET
2 20 (3.78%) HTML
3 15 (2.84%) SOAP
4 6 (1.13%) Web Services
5 4 (0.76%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.57%) JSON
6 3 (0.57%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.38%) J2EE
7 2 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.19%) WCF
8 1 (0.19%) LINQ
8 1 (0.19%) Java EE
8 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.19%) WinForms
8 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 87 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.62%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.40%) CMDB
4 13 (2.46%) Data Integration
5 10 (1.89%) DTV
5 10 (1.89%) NHS
6 9 (1.70%) Mainframe
7 8 (1.51%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.51%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (1.51%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.51%) Statistics
8 7 (1.32%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.32%) User Experience
9 5 (0.95%) e-Health
9 5 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.57%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.57%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.57%) GIS
11 3 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 60 (11.34%) Windows
2 25 (4.73%) Windows 7
3 22 (4.16%) UNIX
4 11 (2.08%) Windows XP
5 8 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.32%) Linux
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (13.99%) ITIL
2 61 (11.53%) Business Analysis
3 51 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (9.26%) Migration
5 47 (8.88%) Data Analysis
6 45 (8.51%) Test Scripting
7 44 (8.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 43 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (7.37%) Project Management
10 33 (6.24%) CRM
11 32 (6.05%) Service Management
12 27 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (4.91%) Change Management
14 25 (4.73%) Waterfall
15 22 (4.16%) Data Migration
15 22 (4.16%) Validation
16 20 (3.78%) Configuration Management
16 20 (3.78%) Data Modelling
16 20 (3.78%) Data Management
17 19 (3.59%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (16.45%) SQL
2 25 (4.73%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.59%) VB
4 18 (3.40%) VBA
5 12 (2.27%) C#
6 8 (1.51%) C
6 8 (1.51%) Java
6 8 (1.51%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.32%) JCL
8 6 (1.13%) VBScript
9 5 (0.95%) COBOL
10 4 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.76%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.57%) Ruby
11 3 (0.57%) Python
11 3 (0.57%) Perl
11 3 (0.57%) C++
12 2 (0.38%) Korn
13 1 (0.19%) PL/1
13 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (7.56%) Security Cleared
2 32 (6.05%) SC Cleared
3 27 (5.10%) ISEB
4 20 (3.78%) Degree
5 19 (3.59%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (2.27%) CCNA
9 11 (2.08%) CISSP
10 6 (1.13%) MCSE
10 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.95%) CCNP
12 4 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.76%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.38%) CCSA
13 2 (0.38%) MCP
13 2 (0.38%) CCSE
14 1 (0.19%) APMP
14 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.37%) QA
2 26 (4.91%) SLA
3 14 (2.65%) Data Quality
4 13 (2.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) HL7
5 2 (0.38%) DICOM
6 1 (0.19%) Basel III
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.57%) XenApp
4 3 (0.57%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.57%) HDFS
5 2 (0.38%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (5.86%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.89%) OVSD
3 9 (1.70%) Control-M
4 7 (1.32%) SCCM
5 5 (0.95%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (0.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (0.76%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.57%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.57%) Nagios
8 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (23.25%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.99%) Oracle
3 36 (6.81%) Remedy
4 32 (6.05%) SAP
5 22 (4.16%) HP
6 18 (3.40%) Cisco
7 17 (3.21%) IBM
8 14 (2.65%) Informatica
9 12 (2.27%) Citrix
10 9 (1.70%) VMware
11 8 (1.51%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.51%) Northgate
12 6 (1.13%) McAfee
13 5 (0.95%) CA
14 4 (0.76%) BMC
14 4 (0.76%) Lotus
15 3 (0.57%) Tableau
15 3 (0.57%) Splunk
15 3 (0.57%) F5
15 3 (0.57%) TIBCO
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