The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 12 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 91 117 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.00% 10.98% 7.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.14% 11.93% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £206 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 981 1147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.78% 92.03% 90.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 513 394
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 43
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £17.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 51 (29.31%) Finance
2 29 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 28 (16.09%) Windows
4 24 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 23 (13.22%) SQL
6 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
7 20 (11.49%) Project Management
8 19 (10.92%) Active Directory
8 19 (10.92%) SC Cleared
9 18 (10.34%) Windows 7
9 18 (10.34%) MS Office
9 18 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 15 (8.62%) ITIL
10 15 (8.62%) ISEB
10 15 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (7.47%) Migration
11 13 (7.47%) Degree
11 13 (7.47%) Oracle
11 13 (7.47%) SQL Server
11 13 (7.47%) QA
12 12 (6.90%) MCP
12 12 (6.90%) HP
13 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (6.32%) SharePoint
13 11 (6.32%) Data Modelling
13 11 (6.32%) DV Cleared
14 10 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (5.75%) MCSE
14 10 (5.75%) PRINCE2

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 11 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.45%) ArcGIS
3 4 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.72%) CMS
5 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.15%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.57%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (10.34%) MS Office
1 18 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.15%) DOC1
5 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.57%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.30%) DHCP
3 3 (1.72%) VPN
3 3 (1.72%) ADSL
3 3 (1.72%) LAN
3 3 (1.72%) DSL
4 2 (1.15%) IPv4
4 2 (1.15%) IPv6
4 2 (1.15%) Intranet
4 2 (1.15%) VoIP
4 2 (1.15%) WAN
4 2 (1.15%) FTP
4 2 (1.15%) Wireless
5 1 (0.57%) 4G
5 1 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.57%) 2G
5 1 (0.57%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.57%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.87%) QlikView
2 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.87%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.57%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.30%) GDB
2 3 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.57%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 51 (29.31%) Finance
2 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.87%) Retail
4 4 (2.30%) Billing
5 3 (1.72%) Banking
6 2 (1.15%) Legal
6 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.15%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.30%) Web Services
2 2 (1.15%) HTML
2 2 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (0.57%) HTML5
3 1 (0.57%) ArcObjects
3 1 (0.57%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) SOAP
3 1 (0.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.87%) Statistics
3 5 (2.87%) GIS
4 4 (2.30%) NHS
4 4 (2.30%) Open Source
4 4 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.15%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.15%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.15%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.15%) iPad
5 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.57%) FMCG
6 1 (0.57%) iPhone
6 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.57%) CMDB
6 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.09%) Windows
2 18 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.87%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.72%) UNIX
7 2 (1.15%) AIX
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.57%) Android
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.57%) Linux
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.79%) Business Analysis
2 20 (11.49%) Project Management
3 15 (8.62%) ITIL
4 13 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.47%) Migration
5 11 (6.32%) Data Modelling
6 10 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (5.75%) PRINCE2
6 10 (5.75%) Data Analysis
7 9 (5.17%) Validation
7 9 (5.17%) Data Migration
8 8 (4.60%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.60%) CRM
8 8 (4.60%) Change Management
9 7 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.02%) ETL
10 6 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.45%) Scrum
10 6 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (3.45%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.22%) SQL
2 4 (2.30%) Embedded C
2 4 (2.30%) C
3 2 (1.15%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.15%) Java
3 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.15%) VBA
4 1 (0.57%) Python
4 1 (0.57%) PHP
4 1 (0.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.92%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.62%) ISEB
4 13 (7.47%) Degree
5 12 (6.90%) MCP
6 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.32%) DV Cleared
7 10 (5.75%) MCSE
8 4 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.15%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.57%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.57%) MCTS
10 1 (0.57%) CISMP
10 1 (0.57%) CISA
10 1 (0.57%) CISM
10 1 (0.57%) CCA
10 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.47%) QA
2 7 (4.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) P3O
3 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.87%) XenApp
3 3 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (1.15%) SCOM
3 1 (0.57%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.47%) Oracle
3 12 (6.90%) HP
4 7 (4.02%) Citrix
5 6 (3.45%) ESRI
6 5 (2.87%) Cisco
6 5 (2.87%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.87%) Symantec
7 4 (2.30%) SAP
8 3 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.15%) Informatica
9 2 (1.15%) Telerik
10 1 (0.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (0.57%) Huawei
10 1 (0.57%) Altiris
10 1 (0.57%) Serena
10 1 (0.57%) VMware
10 1 (0.57%) AppSense
10 1 (0.57%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.57%) Mitel
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